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Arm Announces New Neoverse Compute Subsystems
From insideHPC

Arm Announces New Neoverse Compute Subsystems

Arm today announced two new Neoverse Compute Subsystems (CSS) built on new Neoverse IP for the purpose of “enabling the AI infrastructure on Arm,” according toArm...

From Computational Complexity

Sumchecks and Snarks

Last summer as I lamented that my research didn't have real world implications, one of the comments mentioned the sumcheck protocol used for zero-knowledge SNARKs...

Virtus Open AI-Ready Data Center in Buckinghamshire
From insideHPC

Virtus Open AI-Ready Data Center in Buckinghamshire

LONDON – 19 February, 2024] VIRTUS Data Centres, part of the ST Telemedia Global Data Centres Group, has announced plans for a new data centre campus that willVirtus...

Arcitecta Unveils Global Data Transfer Capabilities
From insideHPC

Arcitecta Unveils Global Data Transfer Capabilities

MELBOURNE & SYDNEY– February 19, 2024 – Arcitecta, a data management software company, announced enhancements to its Mediaflux Livewire offering that address the...

Details of a Phone Scam
From Schneier on Security

Details of a Phone Scam

First-person account of someone who fell for a scam, that started as a fake Amazon service rep and ended with a fake CIA agent, and lost $50,000 cash. And thisCory...

Shaping the Future of AI Research and Education with the NAIRR: Respond to the NAIRR RFI
From The Computing Community Consortium Blog

Shaping the Future of AI Research and Education with the NAIRR: Respond to the NAIRR RFI

On January 24th, 2024, the NSF’s National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource (NAIRR) working group released a Request for Information to, “gather current...

UCSD and CEA-Leti Paper: DC-DC Converter Unifies Power Switches on a Single Chip
From insideHPC

UCSD and CEA-Leti Paper: DC-DC Converter Unifies Power Switches on a Single Chip

SAN DIEGO and GRENOBLE, France – Feb. 20, 2024 – University of California San Diego and CEA-Leti scientists report they have developed a ground-breaking piezoelectric...

IQM Quantum Reports Benchmarks on 20-Qubit System 
From insideHPC

IQM Quantum Reports Benchmarks on 20-Qubit System 

Espoo, Finland, 20th February 2024 – IQM Quantum Computers  announced it has achieved its latest benchmarks measured on its 20-qubit quantum computer.   Among the...

Samsung Collaborates with Arm on Cortex-X CPU
From insideHPC

Samsung Collaborates with Arm on Cortex-X CPU

SAN JOSE, Feb 20, 2024 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced a collaboration to deliver Arm Cortex-X CPU developed on Samsung Foundry’s Gate-All-Around...

Microsoft Is Spying on Users of Its AI Tools
From Schneier on Security

Microsoft Is Spying on Users of Its AI Tools

Microsoft announced that it caught Chinese, Russian, and Iranian hackers using its AI tools—presumably coding tools—to improve their hacking abilities. From their...

Accelerated HPC for Energy Efficiency with AWS and NVIDIA
From insideHPC

Accelerated HPC for Energy Efficiency with AWS and NVIDIA

[SPONSORED GUEST ARTICLE] Many industries are starting to run HPC in the cloud. Find out how GPU-accelerated compute, from AWS and NVIDIA, is helping organizations...

Measuring energy usage: regular code vs. SIMD code
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Measuring energy usage: regular code vs. SIMD code

Modern processor have fancy instructions that can do many operations at one using wide registers: SIMD instructions. Intel and AMD have 512-bit registers and associated...

EU Court of Human Rights Rejects Encryption Backdoors
From Schneier on Security

EU Court of Human Rights Rejects Encryption Backdoors

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that breaking end-to-end encryption by adding backdoors violates human rights: Seemingly most critically, the [Russian]...

Designing robots that care (plus links to related careers)
From CS4FN (Computer Science For Fun)

Designing robots that care (plus links to related careers)

An article from Nicola Plant about ways of making social robots more sociable which links to a related EPSRC project about a tablet-based AI tool for people with...

From Computational Complexity

ChatGPT thinks Graph Isomorphism has real applications. Is it right?

Lance did a post on Babai's result on Graph Isomorphism (see here). I then did a post asking if Graph Isomorphism has real applications (see here).  Lance proofread...

Pawsey Adds NVIDIA CUDA Quantum Platform for R&D Simulations
From insideHPC

Pawsey Adds NVIDIA CUDA Quantum Platform for R&D Simulations

SYDNEY—SCA2024—Feb. 19, 2024—NVIDIA today announced that Australia’s Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre will add the NVIDIA CUDA Quantum platform accelerated...

AI Debuggers?
From Computer Science Teacher - Thoughts and Information From Alfred Thompson

AI Debuggers?

A meme was posted (by Doug Peterson I believe) asking why if the computer knows there is a semi colon missing that the computer doesn’t add it? It’s a good question...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

New Methods Solve Old Problems

Really old ones, in this case Ben Cohen writes the “Science of Success” column for The Wall Street Journal. It is about what makes people, teams and ideas work...

Friday Squid Blogging: Vegan Squid-Ink Pasta
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: Vegan Squid-Ink Pasta

It uses black beans for color and seaweed for flavor. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about the security stories in the news that I haven’t covered...

AI Governance Proposal: Control AI by Controlling Compute
From insideHPC

AI Governance Proposal: Control AI by Controlling Compute

To control compute – to squeeze or open the spigot of processing power – is to control AI. In doing so, AI can be steered toward beneficial results while avoiding...
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