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Evolution of Cybercrime
From The Eponymous Pickle

Evolution of Cybercrime

Thoughtful looks at the direction of cybercrime. With link to HP study ....Understanding the Evolution of Cybercrime to Predict its Future  By Kevin Townsend  in...

Model Structure and States
From The Eponymous Pickle

Model Structure and States

Interesting research, technical.   with potential linkages to AI. Technical Perspective: Model Structure Takes Guesswork Out of State Estimation  By Sayan Mitra...

On Matterport
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Matterport

 Interesting viewMatterport:  3D for Architecture, Engineering & Construction   from MatterportWhether you work in architecture, engineering, or construction, you'll...

European Quantum Company IQM Raises €128m
From insideHPC

European Quantum Company IQM Raises €128m

Espoo, Finland, 22 July 2022 – IQM Quantum Computers (IQM), a European builder of superconducting quantum computers, announced today it has raised €128 million ...

Hacker GoldRush:  Business Mail Compromise better than Ransomware?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hacker GoldRush: Business Mail Compromise better than Ransomware?

From Wired via ACMRansomware attacks, including those of the massively disruptive and dangerous variety, have proved difficult to combat comprehensively. Hospitals...

Affiliation Influences Our Fear of Data Collection
From The Eponymous Pickle

Affiliation Influences Our Fear of Data Collection

Instead of trusting or distrusting #government #surveillance based on party affiliation, #Americans must demand #transparency into how government as a whole gains...

The Blog is Acting Strange
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Blog is Acting Strange

 Have been noting a number of odd responses and blocking posts on this blog.  Never seen that before.   Don't know if this will continue.    Let me know of your...

Science and Technology links (July 23rd 2022)
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Science and Technology links (July 23rd 2022)

Compared to 1800, we eat less saturated fat and much more processed food and vegetable oils and it does not seem to be good for us: Saturated fats from animal sources...

Negative incentives in academic research
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Negative incentives in academic research

In the first half of the XXth century, there were relatively few scientists, and these scientists were generally not lavishly funded. Yet it has been convincingly...

Webb Space Telescope Has Profound Data Challenges
From The Eponymous Pickle

Webb Space Telescope Has Profound Data Challenges

Useful example to consider.The Webb Space Telescope's Profound Data ChallengesBy IEEE Spectrum, July 15, 2022The Lagrange points are equilibrium locations where...

Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC) Meeting July 21-22
From insideHPC

Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC) Meeting July 21-22

July 21, 2022 — The next meeting of the Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC), the federal advisory committee for the U.S. Department of Energy...

MemVerge to Host CXL Forum at the Flash Memory Summit Aug. 2
From insideHPC

MemVerge to Host CXL Forum at the Flash Memory Summit Aug. 2

MILPITAS, Calif. – July 21, 2022 – Big memory software company MemVerge will host a full-day forum during the Flash Memory Summit on Tuesday, Aug. 2. The forum,...

BCI Startup Implants First Device in U.S. Patient
From The Eponymous Pickle

BCI Startup Implants First Device in U.S. Patient

Do I recall this having been done elsewhere?  Checking.  Note the many kinds of brain tasks mentioned. Considerable capabilities implies. BCI Startup Implants First...

Car Charging Robot
From The Eponymous Pickle

Car Charging Robot

I have been looking at the supply chain aspects of EV ChargingThis Car Charger Bot Will Also Hold Your Spot Meet Ziggy, the EV charging robotLawrence Ulrich,   IEEE...

The More You Scale, the Less You Pay … No, Really
From insideHPC

The More You Scale, the Less You Pay … No, Really

Ansys Cloud, the managed cloud service provided by Ansys and enabled on Microsoft Azure, recently announced availability of 3rd Gen AMD EPYC processors with AMD...

From Computational Complexity

What is known about that sequence

 In my last post I wrote:---------------------------Consider the recurrencea_1=1for all n\ge 2, a_n = a_{n-1} + a_{n/2}.For which M does this recurrence have infinitely...

At ISC 2022: Vik Malyala Puts the Spotlight on Supermicro’s AMD-based Servers
From insideHPC

At ISC 2022: Vik Malyala Puts the Spotlight on Supermicro’s AMD-based Servers

In this interview with Supermicro’s Vik Malyala, he discusses the company’s latest editions of its AMD-based server products, the third generation of AMD processors...

How quickly can you convert floats to doubles (and back)?
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

How quickly can you convert floats to doubles (and back)?

Many programming languages have two binary floating-point types: float (32-bit) and double (64-bit). It reflects the fact that most general-purpose processors supports...

What AI Still Can't Do
From The Eponymous Pickle

What AI Still Can't Do

Thoughtful PieceWhat AI Still Doesn't Know How to Do, By The Wall Street Journal, July 18, 2022A few weeks ago a Google engineer got a lot of attention for a dramatic...

Quantum: Claims Solving 3,854-Variable Optimization Problem in 6 Minutes for BMW
From insideHPC

Quantum: Claims Solving 3,854-Variable Optimization Problem in 6 Minutes for BMW

LEESBURG, Va., July 20, 2021 – Quantum Computing Inc. (QCI) today announced it has solved an optimization problem with over 3,800 variables in six minutes by applying...
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