Tua Tagovailoas Uncertain NFL Draft Decision Has an…

Tua Tagovailoa suffered a season-ending injury last month. The Alabama quarterback was arguably the NFL’s top draft prospect before going down. Should he declare for the draft, or stay in Tuscaloosa for one more year?…

Dow Storms Back While Stock Market Bulls Bet…

Dow Jones rises on rejuvenated hopes of a US-China trade deal. Traders ignored weak economic data on Wednesday, but Friday’s jobs report will still be a critical risk event for the Dow. Despite all signs…

The rise and fall of the PlayStation supercomputers

Dozens of PlayStation 3s sit in a refrigerated shipping container on the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s campus, sucking up energy and investigating astrophysics. It’s a popular stop for tours trying to sell the school to…

The Lesson to Unlearn

December 2019 The most damaging thing you learned in school wasn't something you learned in any specific class. It was learning to get good grades. When I was in college, a particularly earnest philosophy grad…

SOSP19 File Systems Unfit as Distributed Storage Backends:…

This paper is by  Abutalib Aghayev (Carnegie Mellon University), Sage Weil (Red Hat Inc.), Michael Kuchnik (Carnegie Mellon University), Mark Nelson (Red Hat Inc.), Gregory R. Ganger (Carnegie Mellon University), George Amvrosiadis (Carnegie Mellon University)Ceph…

How To Use MKL with AMD Ryzen and…

Read this article at https://www.pugetsystems.com/guides/1637 Introduction In this post I'm going to show you a simple way to significantly speedup Python numpy compute performance on AMD CPU's when using Anaconda Python We will set a…