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Fully Autonomous AI Running a Wall Street Hedge Fund
From The Eponymous Pickle

Fully Autonomous AI Running a Wall Street Hedge Fund

With a number of implications/   Interesting claim here.  The emergence of legitimate DAOs Distributed Autonomous Organizations?No humans required, the fully autonomous...

On Customization
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Customization

Thoughtful and considerable piece on product personalization.  Psychology at some level,  but also linking direct specific need to function as well as a statement...

Twitter Hacker Arrested
From Schneier on Security

Twitter Hacker Arrested

A 17-year-old Florida boy was arrested and charged with last week's Twitter hack. News articles. Boing Boing post. Florida state attorney press release. This is...

Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Proteins for a Better Face Mask
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Squid Proteins for a Better Face Mask

Researchers are synthesizing squid proteins to create a face mask that better survives cleaning. (And you thought there was no connection between squid and COVID...

Microsoft Backing from Cortana
From The Eponymous Pickle

Microsoft Backing from Cortana

Microsoft seems to continue to fall back from having Cortana  as a general assistant.  but has implied they want to tp continue it as a  productivity aid for their...

Conversing Between Soldiers, Robots
From The Eponymous Pickle

Conversing Between Soldiers, Robots

Will be interesting to see how contextual such conversation can be.  Would seem risk and embedded goals would also be important.   Following to see what more IArmy...

Data and Goliath Book Placement
From Schneier on Security

Data and Goliath Book Placement

Notice the copy of Data and Goliath just behind the head of Maine Senator Angus King. This demonstrates the importance of a vibrant color and a large font....

Bad Habit or Addiction to Technology?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bad Habit or Addiction to Technology?

A thing to look at again .... ever since gaming started we have been examining, but now its everywhere, all the time.   Examining addiction vs negative behavior...

Why Isn't AI used More?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Why Isn't AI used More?

Still narrowly defined, fear of bias claims, hype is creating a caution reaction.  Link it to other analytics.AI Is All the Rage. So Why Aren’t More BusinessesBy...

P&G Had a Good Year
From The Eponymous Pickle

P&G Had a Good Year

Would have liked to see much more detail, consult the WSJ.P&G has had a very good year in the WSJ07/30/2020Procter & Gamble posted its single biggest yearly sales...

Fake Stories in Real News Sites
From Schneier on Security

Fake Stories in Real News Sites

Fireeye is reporting that a hacking group called Ghostwriter broke into the content management systems of Eastern European news sites to plant fake stories. From...

Changing How We Teach Computer Science
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Changing How We Teach Computer Science

I haven't been blogging much lately. I'm adjusting to being retired for the most part but I have been reading and thinking a lot about teaching computer science...

Is the Pandemic Breaking AI?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Is the Pandemic Breaking AI?

This quickly came to mind in an effort underway, if an event is truly rare it has revealed less data, and current AI methods work best with lots of data.  NoteHow...

SeroLearn Demo
From The Eponymous Pickle

SeroLearn Demo

I see that Serolearn is moving towards a version 2.0. You can sign up to see the update, and you can try their interactive demo online.In active use by the DOD....

Britannica Beyond
From The Eponymous Pickle

Britannica Beyond

Brought to my attention, a new way to deliver the equity of Britannica?   Click through to try it.  surprised at its emergence.   Used to know several people who...

AI  Safer from Hackers
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Safer from Hackers

(See details at the link)A new way to train AI systems could keep them safer from hackersTechnology Review: Blogs: Mims's Bitsby Karen HaoArtificial intelligence...

Altair Virtual HPC Summit
From insideHPC

Altair Virtual HPC Summit

Altair invites you to join our HPC experts, along with our partners, technology users, and industry peers, to learn about the leading-edge computing solutions that...

Ant Algorithm for Commercial Fleets
From The Eponymous Pickle

Ant Algorithm for Commercial Fleets

This kind of bio behavior mimicry was experimented with in some yard applications, found to work better for some path variability.Ant Algorithms Help Fleet Operators...

Risk Dashboards for Power Grids
From The Eponymous Pickle

Risk Dashboards for Power Grids

Like the idea of a risk dashboard ( or graph) to address this kind of problem.Risk Dashboard Could Help the Power Grid Manage RenewablesAn ARPA-E project uses data...

SC20 Drops Hybrid Hopes, Goes All Virtual; HPC User Forum Events Cancelled
From insideHPC

SC20 Drops Hybrid Hopes, Goes All Virtual; HPC User Forum Events Cancelled

Two HPC industry conferences have announced their decisions to change the status of their events: one will go virtual, the other is cancelled. SC20, which was to...
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