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AI Benchmarks
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Benchmarks

 AI benchmarks: A new paper challenges the status quo of evaluating artificial intelligenceBen Dickson    @BenDee983June 13, 2023 6:00 AMIn recent years, artificial...

The Boundary Between Human Language and ChatGPT Is Fuzzier Than You Think
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Boundary Between Human Language and ChatGPT Is Fuzzier Than You Think

The Boundary Between Human Language and ChatGPT Is Fuzzier Than You ThinkBy  Brendan H. O'ConnorJune 12, 2023  in Singularity HubChatGPT is a hot topic at my university...

Quantum Computing Advance Begins New Era: IBM
From The Eponymous Pickle

Quantum Computing Advance Begins New Era: IBM

 Quantum Computing Advance Begins New Era: IBMThe New York TimesKenneth Chang, June 14, 2023IBM researchers simulated the behavior of 127 atom-scale bar magnets...

Parsing time stamps faster with SIMD instructions
From Daniel Lemire's Blog

Parsing time stamps faster with SIMD instructions

In software, it is common to represent time as a time-stamp string. It is usually specified by a time format string. Some standards use the format %Y%m%d%H%M%SContinue...

The Economic Potential of Generative AI: The next Productivity Frontier
From The Eponymous Pickle

The Economic Potential of Generative AI: The next Productivity Frontier

McKinsey takes an always useful look at the future of technology I followThe economic potential of generative AI: The next productivity frontier   by MckinseyJune...

AI Spending Boom Extends
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI Spending Boom Extends

Good view of directions in industry A.I. is now the biggest spend for nearly 50% of top tech executives across the economy: CNBC surveyPUBLISHED FRI, JUN 23 2023...

Turning Old Maps into 3D Digital Models of Lost Neighborhoods
From The Eponymous Pickle

Turning Old Maps into 3D Digital Models of Lost Neighborhoods

Nice idea for the use of modelingTurning Old Maps into 3D Digital Models of Lost NeighborhoodsBy Ohio State News, June 30, 2023 A three-dimensional model of the...

From Computational Complexity

Chernoff Turns 100

Guest post by Ravi BoppanaHerman Chernoff celebrates a milestone today: he turns 100 years old.  We in theoretical computer science know Professor Chernoff primarily...

Insights GPT Empowers Customers with Deeper Context and New ways to Deliver Faster, Trusted Insights
From The Eponymous Pickle

Insights GPT Empowers Customers with Deeper Context and New ways to Deliver Faster, Trusted Insights

Noted this, also in Youtube.  Can see more in this direction, and further tailored for specific businesses.Insights GPT empowers customers with deeper context and...

Bill Gates, along with Eric Schmidt and Nvidia, just minted another A.I. unicorn
From The Eponymous Pickle

Bill Gates, along with Eric Schmidt and Nvidia, just minted another A.I. unicorn

 More supercomputers staged for AI.Bill Gates, along with Eric Schmidt and Nvidia, just minted another A.I. unicorn in a massive $1.3 billion funding roundThe maker...

From Gödel's Lost Letter and P=NP

A New AKS

An award for attacking an NP-hard problem Miklós Ajtai, Ravi Kumar, and D. Sivakumar were among winners of the ACM STOC 2023 “Test of Time” Awards. The award recognized...

Bitten blue
From CS4FN (Computer Science For Fun)

Bitten blue

For some reason biting flies home in on some people while leaving others (even those walking next to them) alone. What is going on, what does it have to do with...

Friday Squid Blogging: See-Through Squid
From Schneier on Security

Friday Squid Blogging: See-Through Squid

Doryteuthis opalescens is known as the market squid, and was critical in the recent squid RNA research. As usual, you can also use this squid post to talk about...

Attacking the economics of scams and misinformation
From Geeking with Greg

Attacking the economics of scams and misinformation

We see so many scams and so much misinformation on the internet because it is profitable. It's cheap to create bogus accounts. It's cheap to use hordes of accounts...

22,000 GPUs: Inflection AI Building 22 exaFLOPS Generative AI Cluster
From insideHPC

22,000 GPUs: Inflection AI Building 22 exaFLOPS Generative AI Cluster

Palo Alto-based startup Inflection AI yesterday said it is building the world’s largest AI cluster comprised of 22,000 NVIDIA H100 Tensor Core GPUs that will deliver...

Leostream Announces Features Designed for Improved HPC on AWS EC2
From insideHPC

Leostream Announces Features Designed for Improved HPC on AWS EC2

BOSTON, MASS. – Leostream, a remote desktop access platform provider, has announced features designed to improve high-performance computing and imaging/video workloads...

The Energy Advantage of Quantum Computers
From insideHPC

The Energy Advantage of Quantum Computers

By Yuval Boger, Chief Marketing Officer, QuEra Computing Inc. While quantum computers will ultimately be able to solve problems that no classical supercomputerThe...

Facets: Constraints or Preferences?
From The Noisy Channel

Facets: Constraints or Preferences?

When my colleagues and I at Endeca started working on faceted search in 1999, our model of the search journey was that most searchers start with broadly expressed...

Jizai Body Robotics  Based on Asian Thought
From The Eponymous Pickle

Jizai Body Robotics Based on Asian Thought

Completely new to me, despite our long look at Asian tech. EAST ASIA AND OCEANIA REGION SPECIAL SECTION: HOT TOPICSJIZAI Body: Human-Machine Integration Based on...

More People Are Going Blind. AI Can Help Fight It
From The Eponymous Pickle

More People Are Going Blind. AI Can Help Fight It

More unexpected solutions via AI, so why not restrict its use as much as possible?  Fearmongering.More People Are Going Blind. AI Can Help Fight ItBy Wired, June...
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