Daily Archive: June 7, 2016


Harvesting RSA Keys With Microphones

Even you’re super-careful creating and managing you RSA keys, you may still be at risk. Turns out that your CPU may be a bit “chatty” as it processes the key. From the article in the Register: Now, in a paper published by the Association for Computing Machinery, researchers from Tel...


Using Machine Learning to Predict Out-Of-Sample Performance

If you’re looking for a practical application of Machine Learning, then have a look at this blog post about how machine learning is used in trading algorithms. To say the least, these trading algorithms have the potential to disrupt how investments are made.   Thomas Wiecki, lead data scienctist at...


Joseph Sirosh on Connected Brains at Strata + Hadoop World 2016

If you’ve seen the FWTV on 9 videos on Decoding Brain Signals challenge and competition, then you’ll definitely want to watch this video on YouTube for more context. Joseph Sirosh looks at how brains connected with sensors to the cloud and machine learning could revolutionize a field of medicine. Part...