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Florida teen accused of masterminding Twitter hack – Security – Software

A seventeen-calendar year-outdated Florida boy is accused of masterminding the hacking of movie star accounts on Twitter, like those of Democratic presidential prospect Joe Biden and Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

A 19-calendar year-outdated British man and a 22-calendar year-outdated man in Orlando, Florida were also charged underneath US federal regulation with aiding the attack, the Justice Office said.

Florida’s Condition Attorney discovered the seventeen-calendar year-outdated as Graham Clark of Tampa and charged him as an grownup with 30 felony counts of fraud.

Clark allegedly netted at least US$a hundred,000 (A$139,980) from the plan by working with the movie star accounts

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Nvidia, University of Florida building AI supercomputer

Nvidia has partnered with the College of Florida to up grade the university’s HiPerGator supercomputer. Established to go live in early 2021, the challenge will make HiPerGator the fastest AI supercomputer in academia with seven-hundred petaflops of performance, in accordance to Nvidia and UF.

HiPerGator three. will use a cluster comprised of one hundred forty Nvidia DGX A100 nodes, which are $two hundred,000 supercomputing AI systems that every consist of 8 A100 GPUs. The DGX A100, furnishing 320 GB of RAM for schooling significant AI datasets, is capable of 5 petaflops of performance.

The cluster of one hundred forty DGX

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