Category Archives: Advanced Computing

FMC plan for pilot information portal fails Senate funding

Not everyone thinks assembling big data is a good idea! Perhaps they have alternative facts.

I just subscribed to this source. Even though they do not disclose who they are, it might provide interesting information.

  Labor-related concerns were cited by the Senate, but the project will likely move forward without the funding.

Source: FMC plan to develop pilot information portal fails to receive Senate funding | Supply Chain Dive

Here’s The Unofficial Silicon Valley Explainer On Artificial Intelligence

Some notes on AI and its applications from a venture capitalist.

   Andreessen Horowitz partner Frank Chen is here to tell you that anyone can utilize the technology, not just members of the “priesthood.”

Source: Here’s The Unofficial Silicon Valley Explainer On Artificial Intelligence

Here are a few of Frank Chen’s creations:

microsite: AI playbook
presentation with talk track: promise of AI

Blockchain Builds Trust in Marine Shipping with ‘Single Version of the Truth’ 

A nice collection of current efforts in blockchain implementations for the container shipping business.   Brink is an electronic magazine about risk.

Marsh + McLennan Brink logoBlockchain Builds Trust in Marine Shipping

Source: Blockchain Builds Trust in Marine Shipping with ‘Single Version of the Truth’ – Brink – The Edge of Risk