Fear not, Mike and Steve are now 100% as they discuss the WannaCry virus, the fall of the MP3 format, and a round up of Microsoft Build, Google IO and Nvidia’s conference.

Recorded: Monday 19th May, 2017
Hosts: Mike Wise & Steve Rogers
Running Time: 0:36:47

Google IO 2017

Microsoft Build 2017

NVidia GTC 2017

Trojan.Ransom.WannaCrypt

TOPICS

  • Microsoft Build 2017 Round UP (Satya Nadella)
    • Overall sentiment: “AI Rules”.
    • Conversations as a Platform.
    • Intelligent Cloud -> Intelligent Edge.
    • No longer Mobile First.
    • Distributed AI.
    • Server-less Computation future of distributed computing.
    • Azure IOT Edge
    • That weird work place demo
      • HR On boarding though-to Detection.
    • Cortana in a Box.
    • Motor Neurone
    • Azure CLI.
      • Bash !!!!!!
    • Azure Mobile for IOS andAdroid.
      • Has cloud shell !!! SSH For-the-WIN!!
    • Visual Studio for MAC.
    • Presentation Translator for PowerPoint.
  • Nvidia Round Up – AI Rules
    • Overall sentiment: “AI Rules”.
    • Tesla v100 – holy shit.
    • Volta with Tensor Core.
      • Limits of Photo-lithography.
        • 21B processors.
        • 12″ waffer 800mm squared.
        • ( Tensors are geometric objects that describe linear relations between geometric vectors, scalars, and other tensors. Elementary examples of such relations include the dot product, the cross product, and linear maps)
        • 5000 processor cores.
        • 7.5 teraflops of 64bit floating point.
        • 15 teraflops of 32bit floating point.
        • Tensor (AI/Deep Learning/ HPC) vs Cuda (Gaming)core
        • Fused Multiply-Add operations : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Multiply%E2%80%93accumulate_operation
          • or Fused Multiply-Accumulate.
          • 2 4×4 matrixes.
          • 64 FMA per clock 4 times the amount of Cuda.
          • Great for compute!!!
          • Sux for gaming just yet.
        • Low yield so more expensive harder to produce.
      • Holo Deck.
      • Deep Learning for Ray Tracing.
        • (makes things less blurry faster)
  • Google IO 2017 (Sundar Pichai) – AI Rules
    • Organizing the World’s information.
      • 800+ Active Users.
    • Deep Learning – Training is Expensive.
    • AutoML – AI creating better AI.
    • TensorFlow Lite.
    • Google Assistant SDK.
    • Google Home.
      • Hands Free Calling in US
    • Google Photo – Suggested sharing?
    • Google Lens.
    • Kotlin for Android.
      • JetBrains thang.
    • AI First.
    • YouTube – Billion Hours a Day.
    • Super Chat.
    • Android 2 billion active devices.
      • New Launcher.
      • Picture in Picture.
    • Building for Billions.
    • Tango – AR thing.
    • Job search on Google
  • NHS hack
  • MP3 Dead long live AAC

MEDIA

  • The Orville
  • NetFlix: Star Trek Discovery
  • NetFlix: Anne of Green Gables
  • Gorillaz
    • Andromeda, Busted and Blue, and Out of Body
  • Alien Covenant
  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2