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Boston Limited Joins Panasas Channel Partner Program
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Boston Limited Joins Panasas Channel Partner Program

Today Panasas announced that Boston Limited has signed up to be a key distributor and integrator for the Panasas ActiveStor Ultra product line, providing installation...

Making the Road Easier
From The Eponymous Pickle

Making the Road Easier

Seems this kind of assistance would be of value in many domains.Life on the Road Easier as Truckers Adopt Digital Tech The Wall Street JournalAngus LotenTrucking...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

How To Make A Polynomial Map Nicer

Stability theory and polynomials [ Essen ] Arno van den Essen is the author of the book on the Jacobian Conjecture. Today I want to highlight one of the ideas he...

Cutting Out of Stocks: Reality and Perception
From The Eponymous Pickle

Cutting Out of Stocks: Reality and Perception

A favorite topic.   Availability is essential to support marketing, else whats a shelf placement for?   Thus too while online works well.Stores have cut out-of-stocks...

Brains and Maps
From The Eponymous Pickle

Brains and Maps

Freeman Dyson, a favorite source, talks brains and maps ......The Brain Is Full of Maps in The EdgeA Talk By Freeman Dyson [6.11.19] I was talking about maps and...

From Computational Complexity

Compressing in Moscow

This week finds me in Moscow for a pair of workshops, the Russian Workshop on Complexity and Model Theory and a workshop on Randomness, Information and Complexity...

Agenda Posted: September HPC User Forum at Argonne
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Agenda Posted: September HPC User Forum at Argonne

Hyperion Research has posted the Speaker Agenda for the HPC User Forum at Argonne. Registration is now open for the event, which takes place September 9-11 in Greater...

2019 Scholarship winners
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

2019 Scholarship winners

In 2019, ACM-W scholarship winners, including undergraduate students and Ph.D. students, attended conference such as CHI in Glasgow, UK, WSDM in Melbourne, Australia...

Kids Echo
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kids Echo

Now, with a 2+ old granddaughter, who has learned to interact vocally with an Echo, an interesting development.  Is it child abuse, as some have suggested?    How...

Video: Readying Quantum Chromodynamics for Exascale
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Video: Readying Quantum Chromodynamics for Exascale

In this video, Fermilab scientist Andreas Kronfeld discusses the LatticeQCD project for Quantum Chromodynamics. As part of the Exascale Computing Project, LatticeQCD...

Itunes Shutting Down, History and implications.
From The Eponymous Pickle

Itunes Shutting Down, History and implications.

A favorite prof at Wharton discusses ITunes.  Long been interested in how the music industry has been changed by tech.Game-changer to Digital Dustbin: Why iTunes...

First  Kroger - Ocado Fulfillment Center
From The Eponymous Pickle

First Kroger - Ocado Fulfillment Center

Continued high tech improvements by Kroger.   Adds a number of jobs here.Kroger breaking ground on $55M Butler County facility that will bring more than 400 jobs...

AI Chips Surge on the Edge
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Chips Surge on the Edge

Methods and needed software innovations still being hashed out.New Artificial Intelligence Chips Lean Toward the Edge in NAnalyzeWhat a difference a year makes....

Teams from Across the Globe to face off in the SC19 Student Cluster Competition
From insideHPC

Teams from Across the Globe to face off in the SC19 Student Cluster Competition

SC19 has published the roster for their upcoming Student Cluster Competition. In this non-stop, 48-hour showdown, student teams race to complete real scientific...

IBM Celebrates Women Leaders In AI
From insideHPC

IBM Celebrates Women Leaders In AI

Today IBM announced a global listing of Women Leaders in AI. The list recognizes and celebrates women across a variety of industries and geographies for pioneering...

Different Kinds of Professional Development for Computer Science Teachers
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

Different Kinds of Professional Development for Computer Science Teachers

What to teach and how to teach are different questions. The first is all about content knowledge and the second is about pedagogy. For the most part it feels like...

Rock-Paper-Scissors Robot
From Schneier on Security

Rock-Paper-Scissors Robot

How in the world did I not know about this for three years? Researchers at the University of Tokyo have developed a robot that always wins at rock-paper-scissors...

New Paper: Practical Annealing-Based Quantum Computing
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New Paper: Practical Annealing-Based Quantum Computing

Researchers at D-Wave Systems have published a new paper on Practical Annealing-Based Quantum Computing. "According to the paper, quantum annealing is the viable...

Univa Powers Intel Select Solutions for HPC & AI Converged Clusters
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Univa Powers Intel Select Solutions for HPC & AI Converged Clusters

Today Univa announced that the company is participating in the Intel Select Solution for HPC and AI Converged Clusters. "By giving our customers a path to takeUniva...

More on Amazon Air Drone
From The Eponymous Pickle

More on Amazon Air Drone

 More technical details.   Not much yet about the underlying process.  That is which type orders, in which locations and what decisions will be made to decide which...
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