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Rail Reopens Hump Yards
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Rail Reopens Hump Yards

Followed rail supply chain methods for years for major shipper.   Need more effort here. Railroads Reverse Years of Streamlining to Improve Freight ServiceRailThe...

Ian Foster to Receive ACM-IEEE CS Ken Kennedy Award
From insideHPC

Ian Foster to Receive ACM-IEEE CS Ken Kennedy Award

New York, Sept. 7, 2022 – ACM, the Association for Computing Machinery and IEEE Computer Society have named Ian Foster, a Professor at the University of Chicago...

The Three Variations of Supercomputing Cloud Technologies
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The Three Variations of Supercomputing Cloud Technologies

“Cloud computing” is one of the most overloaded terms in the history of information technology.  Yes, there is the NIST Definition of Cloud Computing that manyThe...

Welcome to our new ACM-W Regional Activities Co-Chair!
From ACM-W supporting, celebrating and advocating for Women in Computing

Welcome to our new ACM-W Regional Activities Co-Chair!

Dr Nutan Limaye will be the next Regional Activities Co-Chair of ACM-W, effective September 2022. Dr Limaye is an associate professor in the Computer Science Department...

Hacking Smartphones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Hacking Smartphones

Note this requires device proximity Hacking Device Can Secretly Swipe, Tap Smartphone ScreenNew ScientistJeremy Hsu, August 31, 2022Separate teams of researchers...

Dell Technologies Interview: At the Univ. of Bristol’s Advanced Computing Research Centre ‘Typical Doesn’t Exist’
From insideHPC

Dell Technologies Interview: At the Univ. of Bristol’s Advanced Computing Research Centre ‘Typical Doesn’t Exist’

In this interview, part of our series done on behalf of Dell Technologies, we spoke with Simon Atack, HPC team leader of the Advanced Computing Research CentreDell...

China Game Company Appoints Humanoid Robot as CEO
From The Eponymous Pickle

China Game Company Appoints Humanoid Robot as CEO

 Beyond a gimmick?  Like to see decision based examples.Chinese Game Company Appoints Humanoid Robot as Its CEO  By Interesting EngineeringNetDragon Websoft, aThe...

Huawei Watch Provides Sat Communications First
From The Eponymous Pickle

Huawei Watch Provides Sat Communications First

Huawei just beat the iPhone 14 to a key new feature   Security via China BeiDou?By James Rogerson,  published about 6 hours agoJust a week ago we were reporting...

Lamboozling Attackers: A New Generation of Deception
From The Eponymous Pickle

Lamboozling Attackers: A New Generation of Deception

Previous piece I just got to, worthwhile.Lamboozling Attackers: A New Generation of DeceptionBy Kelly Shortridge, Ryan PetrichCommunications of the ACM, June 2022...

Two atomic clocks have been connected using quantum entanglement
From The Eponymous Pickle

Two atomic clocks have been connected using quantum entanglement

 For the first time:  Implications?Two atomic clocks have been connected using quantum entanglement – a property that intrinsically links them so that changes in...

Improving Machine Learning Outcomes
From The Eponymous Pickle

Improving Machine Learning Outcomes

Published in Towards Data Science   By John Hawkins, Chief Scientist at Playground XYZ. Computer scientist, open source developer and the author of getting-data...

Chinese Anti-Stealth Radar
From The Eponymous Pickle

Chinese Anti-Stealth Radar

Odd piece I have not yet interpreted,  but intriguing.   Below is incomplete, looking for detail links. Chinese scientists develop anti-stealth radar so small it...

Quality of Supply Chain Data
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quality of Supply Chain Data

Brought to my attention for comment, good statement of issues:It’s Time to Address the Poor Quality of Supply Chain Data  in SupplyChainBrainThe reality of global...

Can Neural Networks Learn Better than Human Neurons
From The Eponymous Pickle

Can Neural Networks Learn Better than Human Neurons

In the Opinion section of CACM:  Can Neural Networks Learn Better than Human Neurons?By Mind Matters News,  August 16, 2022The modern neural network is a better...

Perspectives on the value of ethnography in a future-focused world
From Putting People First

Perspectives on the value of ethnography in a future-focused world

In an uncertain world, the safe bet to futures is to explore, identify and invest in what will most likely not change.

User research & Engineering: better together during discovery
From Putting People First

User research & Engineering: better together during discovery

Julia Tan and Carolina Aldas of Spotify provide some recommendations on how user research and Engineering can improve their collaboration during the Discovery Phase...

NSF Center of Excellence in Cyberinfrastructure Awarded $7.5M
From insideHPC

NSF Center of Excellence in Cyberinfrastructure Awarded $7.5M

Sept. 6, 2022 — Since 2016, the Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI) has brought together software developers to improve access to essential resources and...

Cogniteam Integrates Robotics AI Capabilities with NVIDIA Jetson AGX Orin Edge Platform
From insideHPC

Cogniteam Integrates Robotics AI Capabilities with NVIDIA Jetson AGX Orin Edge Platform

Sept. 6, 2022 — Cogniteam, a robotics company and creator of the Nimbus low-code robot development operating system, has integrated the  NVIDIA Jetson AGX OrinCogniteam...

DOE: $35M for Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing Partnership in Nuclear Physics
From insideHPC

DOE: $35M for Scientific Discovery through Advanced Computing Partnership in Nuclear Physics

Sept. 6, 2022 — Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $35 million for three joint projects in Nuclear Physics (NP) and Advanced Scientific Computing...

NFTs on Your TV
From The Eponymous Pickle

NFTs on Your TV

 Not understanding this fully either.LG brings NFTs to its LED and OLED TVsOkay, who asked for this?By Igor Bonifacic  in EngadgetOver its long history, LG hasThe...
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