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NVidia Buys ARM for 40 Billion, Plans new AI Research Center
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NVidia Buys ARM for 40 Billion, Plans new AI Research Center

Considerable detail in this ExtremeTech piece, On China connections.Nvidia Buys ARM for $40 Billion, Plans New AI Research Center In ExtremeTech by Joel HruskaThe...

On Ensemble Methods, the How and Why
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On Ensemble Methods, the How and Why

Nicely done piece on the topic.  The general overiew motivates the use of all kinds of group solutions, even without analytics methods involved.  We often usedHow...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

Convex Algorithms

Continuous can beat discrete Nisheeth Vishnoi is a professor at Yale University in the computer science department. The faculty there is impressive and includes...

Alexa and HIPAA
From The Eponymous Pickle

Alexa and HIPAA

 Skill directions in healthcare.  Requirements are interesting.Amazon Opens Applications for HIPAA-Eligible Alexa Skills Eric Hal Schwartz on September 11, 2020...

Finding the New from the Old
From The Eponymous Pickle

Finding the New from the Old

Makes the case that you can use older data to make useful conclusions.  Though in our experience the required meta data was often not available.    Physics/astronomy...

[Book] The Weirdest People in the World
From Putting People First

[Book] The Weirdest People in the World

Provocative and engaging in both its broad scope and its surprising details, The WEIRDest People in the World explores how culture, institutions, and psychology...

Publishers vs Internet Archive
From The Eponymous Pickle

Publishers vs Internet Archive

Came across this pre pandemic when I received a letter from my local library about them decreasing the number of digital 'copies' of books available.    Had previously...

Report: Nvidia on Verge of Arm Acquisition
From insideHPC

Report: Nvidia on Verge of Arm Acquisition

The Wall Street Journal reported today that Nvidia is close to purchasing British chip designer Arm Holdings from SoftBank Group for more than $40 billion in aReport...

Voice Interoperability Initiative: Combining Assistant Contexts?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Voice Interoperability Initiative: Combining Assistant Contexts?

Had seen this mentioned before, but had not completely understood its implications.  Considerable piece in Venturebeat.    Overall implications for ultimate intelligence...

AI and Restaurants
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI and Restaurants

Instructive insights about an industry that is now under considerable pressure.  ... AI Issues and Advances in the Restaurant and QSR (Quick Service Restaurant)...

Wolfram Alpha Notebook Turns One: Does Chemistry
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wolfram Alpha Notebook Turns One: Does Chemistry

This remains taking a close look at.   We explored WolframAlpha itself.  What I liked here was its use in specific context, like here: Chemistry.  Does this help...

Robot Dogs Exercise with Troops
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Dogs Exercise with Troops

Not unexpected, seems most of the examples shown are remotely controlled via tele operation as opposed  to  autonomous,  but the latter,  especially in supporting...

How Are You Doing?
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

How Are You Doing?

We’ve now finished the first week after Labor Day and at least in North America almost everyone is back to school. That may not mean physically back in a bricks...

Secure Quantum Communications
From The Eponymous Pickle

Secure Quantum Communications

Intriguing application of quantum communication.  Reminds me me some papers read in the way back about use of split wavelength data streams.    Worth a look. Secure...

Using a Graph Database
From The Eponymous Pickle

Using a Graph Database

Reasonable argument,but needs more thought for particular context.Developers should consider using graph databases | InfoWorldGraph databases are proven architectures...

Google Expected to See Antitrust
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Expected to See Antitrust

Antitrust looms, what will the implications be?  Google does lots of very good work, don't what to see it reduced.  Google Just Got Very Bad News and It Could Change...

Quantum Physics To Protect Data Over Standard Telecom Networks
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Quantum Physics To Protect Data Over Standard Telecom Networks

Brought to my attention:Quantum Breakthrough to Protect Data over Standard Telecom NetworksIn an exclusive interview with Fortune,  Quantum Xchange’s CEO John Prisco...

NSF CISE Distinguished Lecture: Former CRA Board Member Moshe Y. Vardi on Lessons from COVID-19
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

NSF CISE Distinguished Lecture: Former CRA Board Member Moshe Y. Vardi on Lessons from COVID-19

Former CRA Board Member, Moshe Vardi from Rice University will present “Lessons from COVID-19: Efficiency vs Resilience,” as part of the National Science Foundation...

Friday Squid Blogging: Calamari vs. Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Calamari vs. Squid

St. Louis Magazine answers the important question: “Is there a difference between calamari and squid?” Short answer: no. As usual, you can also use this squid post...

Lidar Becomng a Business
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Lidar Becomng a Business

Advanced sensors growing up and competing, good direction.  We examined this very early on for shelf inventory.Lidar Is Finally Becoming a Real BusinessThe success...
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