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The Now Much Older Pythagorean Theorem
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Now Much Older Pythagorean Theorem

 The Pythagorean theorem, you know the very handy rule about the squares of the hypotenuse.   Invented by Pythagoras. ...   Well no.    We now have just recently...

Stocks to Watch for Analytics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Stocks to Watch for Analytics

If analytics are the future, how to invest in them?    Here a reasonable set of well known choices.    We worked with all of them, and many more.  Note that the...

Some Simple Early Programming Projects
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Some Simple Early Programming Projects

If you are not on Twitter you may be missing a lot of good things. For example, the other day Kelly Lougheed (@kellylougheed ) tweeted out a bunch of simple labs...

Security Risks of Relying on a Single Smartphone
From Schneier on Security

Security Risks of Relying on a Single Smartphone

Isracard used a single cell phone to communicate with credit card clients, and receive documents via WhatsApp. An employee stole the phone. He reformatted the SIM...

Making it Rain
From The Eponymous Pickle

Making it Rain

 Back long ago was part of a group that investigated the ability to make it rain.  Aimed at general agriculture  Its a long ago desire, with many failures and also...

Best Buy to Do a Virtual Store
From The Eponymous Pickle

Best Buy to Do a Virtual Store

Useful to test the concept, and build versions of it to test with consumers.  Best Buy builds a virtual store to assist customers remotely   by Matthew SternDistribution...

Wolfram Alpha Introduces Math Input
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wolfram Alpha Introduces Math Input

From WolframWe are excited to talk about a feature we released this summer that we call Math Input. We’ve had many requests to add this feature to the site, and...

Deep Learning in Robot Automation
From The Eponymous Pickle

Deep Learning in Robot Automation

 How do you automate Warehouse logistics?Deep Learning in Robotic Automation and Warehouse Logistics  in NVIDIA DeveloperBy Troy Estes  Tags: Edge Computing, EGX...

From Computational Complexity

Guest Post on Solving (or trying to) Poly Diophantine Equations by Bogdan Grechuk

(Guest post by Bogdan Grechuk) Motivated by Mathoverflow question here I have recently became interested in solving Polynomial Diophantine equations, thathere...

Netflix Advances
From The Eponymous Pickle

Netflix Advances

Being a longtime techie, but have been fairly late to services like Netflix.     Been impressed though in how they deliver a vast amount of goods and attract lots...

IKEA Shanghai Concept Store Goes for Makers, Innovation ... Less Maze
From The Eponymous Pickle

IKEA Shanghai Concept Store Goes for Makers, Innovation ... Less Maze

Nice thoughts, will it work effectively?Can IKEA’s store layout still amaze without a maze?   by Matthew Stern  with further expert commentary.   in Retailwire....

Vaccine Nudging Tested
From The Eponymous Pickle

Vaccine Nudging Tested

LISTEN TO THE PODCAST:  (from Kowledge@Wharton) Wharton’s Mitesh Patel speaks with Wharton Business Daily on SiriusXM about how text-based nudges increase vaccination...

Domo Arigato, Mr.Roboto
From The Eponymous Pickle

Domo Arigato, Mr.Roboto

The UpPenn Language Log looks at the origin of the wordDomo arigato, Mr. Roboto  in the Language Log by Victor Mair  

AI Powered Edge from NVidia
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Powered Edge from NVidia

Just make sure they are also secure.A Powered Edge from NVIDIASmart buildings, connected manufacturing plants, retail stores, hospitals and more -- all are getting...

On Value Creation
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Value Creation

Have read this before, good overview.Value Realization, Value Positioning, Value CreationDave Brock -September 4, 2021 As sales and marketing people, the concept...

On the use of Content in this Blog
From The Eponymous Pickle

On the use of Content in this Blog

Updates on use:      A quote from an article here is in italics.  Non italics are my words.       When the quote ends   with an :  "    ..."    it means I have...

When will the COVID-19 pandemic end?
From The Eponymous Pickle

When will the COVID-19 pandemic end?

McKinsey writes.   And what is the definition of  'ends'?   Normalcy is? August 23, 2021 | ArticleBy Sarun Charumilind, Matt Craven, Jessica Lamb, Adam Sabow, Shubham...

Harvard Shopping Period, Here We Go Again
From My Biased Coin

Harvard Shopping Period, Here We Go Again

I was looking at today's Harvard Crimson, and noted that Harvard's shopping period looks ready to be vanished again.  Shopping period is that wonderful Harvardsomething...

Are You Assigning Projects or Recipes?
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Are You Assigning Projects or Recipes?

Chris Lehmann, the amazing principal of Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia,  says “If you assign a project and get back 30 of the same thing, that’s not...

Forward to Smart Glasses
From The Eponymous Pickle

Forward to Smart Glasses

 Next step forward to usable smart glasses, driven by tiny lasers.  General or very narrow applications?Tiny Lasers Could Finally Bring Us Really Smart AR Glasses...
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