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Technology for Textiles
From The Eponymous Pickle

Technology for Textiles

 Lately have had several questions regarding related tech.  Here an overviewTechnology Transforms Textiles  By Samuel Greengard,  Commissioned by CACM Staff, November...

Towards Fusion-Nuclear Military Aircraft
From The Eponymous Pickle

Towards Fusion-Nuclear Military Aircraft

As mentioned, not a new thing.LOCKHEED MARTIN HAS A PATENT FOR FUSION-POWERED FIGHTERS AND BOMBERSAlex Hollings | October 25, 2022Back in 2018, Lockheed MartinThis...

Quantum Computing Modalities
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Computing Modalities

Useful intro ...Quantum Computing Modalities – A Qubit Primer Revisited  in QuanTumtechIn December 2021, in an early iteration of this Blog, I described the various...

Penguin Solutions Launches Cloud-Native HPC/AI Control Plane and Announces Partnership with Google Cloud
From insideHPC

Penguin Solutions Launches Cloud-Native HPC/AI Control Plane and Announces Partnership with Google Cloud

Fremont, Calif., – November 15, 2022 – Penguin Solutions, an SGH brand (Nasdaq: SGH) that provides HPC, AI, and IoT technologies for edge, core, and cloud, today...

LIDAR and Trucking Safety
From The Eponymous Pickle

LIDAR and Trucking Safety

 HOW LIDAR TECHNOLOGY ADVANCES TRUCKING SAFETY   in LIDAR NewsOctober 30, 2022 Trucking is a lifeline between consumers and products. The logistics industry helps...

AI Inference Company d-Matrix Announces Collaboration with Microsoft
From insideHPC

AI Inference Company d-Matrix Announces Collaboration with Microsoft

SANTA CLARA – Today, d-Matrix, a AI-compute and inference company, announced a collaboration with Microsoft using its low-code reinforcement learning (RL) platform...

From Computational Complexity

Fall Jobs Post 2022

In the fall I try to make my predictions on the faculty job market for the spring. The outlook this year is hazy as we have two forces pushing in opposite directions...

Failures in Twitter’s Two-Factor Authentication System
From Schneier on Security

Failures in Twitter’s Two-Factor Authentication System

Twitter is having intermittent problems with its two-factor authentication system: Not all users are having problems receiving SMS authentication codes, and those...

Make Your Systems UA-Ready with Our New Code Samples!
From Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Make Your Systems UA-Ready with Our New Code Samples!

By Satish Babu, Chair, UA Technology Working Group The Universal Acceptance Steering Group (UASG), in partnership with Cofomo Inc., have developed Universal Acceptance...

A fast function to check your floating-point rounding mode
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

A fast function to check your floating-point rounding mode

For speed, we use finite-precision number types in software. When doing floating-point computations in software, the results are usually not exact. For example,...

Italy Bans Facial,  Non Policing Related AI
From The Eponymous Pickle

Italy Bans Facial, Non Policing Related AI

The breadth of this is interesting, more strict than EU it seems?Italy Outlaws Facial Recognition Tech, Except to Fight CrimeReutersBy Elvira Pollina; FedericoNovember...

Cemvitafactory Producing Carbon Neutral Hydrogen
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cemvitafactory Producing Carbon Neutral Hydrogen

For extraction of carbon neutral hydrogen from oil drilling wells: Brought to my attention:   https://www.cemvitafactory.com/'Gold Hydrogen'Gold Hydrogen is a novel...

Altair PBS Professional Deployed on Polaris Supercomputer at Argonne
From insideHPC

Altair PBS Professional Deployed on Polaris Supercomputer at Argonne

SC22, Dallas, TX. November 14, 2022 – Altair (Nasdaq: ALTR) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory announced the use of the on-demand...

The National Library of Medicine’s Impact on AI Research
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

The National Library of Medicine’s Impact on AI Research

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has been providing the medical field with information since 1836. Starting off as a small collection of books, the entity...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

The Gerrymanders Have It

The real winner of the 2022 midterms in the House David Wasserman is an elections analyst for the Cook Political Report. He is known for forecasting the results...

NVIDIA Partners With Azure to Build Massive Cloud AI Supercomputer
From insideHPC

NVIDIA Partners With Azure to Build Massive Cloud AI Supercomputer

NVIDIA today announced a multi-year collaboration with Microsoft to build what the companies said will be one of the most powerful AI supercomputers in the world...

Proposing a Digital Red Cross
From The Eponymous Pickle

Proposing a Digital Red Cross

An attempt to make healthcare institutions more secure.  Interesting, but we note that Bruce Schneier has a number of cautions about the idea.   With lots of additional...

Logistics Slowdown
From The Eponymous Pickle

Logistics Slowdown

 A Logistics Slowdown. U.S. Warehouse Sector Loses Jobs for Fourth Month in Cooling Sign  in SupplyChainBrainThe U.S. warehousing sector lost jobs for a fourthAbout...

What Workers Want Now
From The Eponymous Pickle

What Workers Want Now

Seeking the new World of Work. WorkforceWhat workers want now  in Strategy-BusinessEpisode 8 of the Take on Tomorrow podcast features Standard Chartered’s group...

Russian Software Company Pretending to Be American
From Schneier on Security

Russian Software Company Pretending to Be American

Computer code developed by a company called Pushwoosh is in about 8,000 Apple and Google smartphone apps. The company pretends to be American when it is actually...
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