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via xkcd.com https://xkcd.com/

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Facebook AI and Carnegie Mellon researchers have built Pluribus, the first AI bot to beat top pros in six-player Texas Hold’em poker.

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There might be a hidden link between seasonal sniffles and mood disorders.

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Amazon has increasingly turned to robots and automation technology to fetch products from the shelves of its warehouses to ship to customers. Now the company says it needs to help its workers adapt to the rapid change.

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See also: https://medium.com/@evnbr/coding-in-color-3a6db2743a1e

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So cool! The original Amiga source code to Deluxe Paint has been released to GitHub :)

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So, we know all about the heroes of the American Revolution, right? George Washington, John Adams, Paul Revere – OK, well, not him, he was a good silversmith, an average errand rider, and a godawful general. But odds are you probably haven’t heard of Andrzej Tadeusz Bonawentura Kosciuszko. Nor can you spell it or pronounce it; join the club, but we’re working on it.

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via The Intercept https://ift.tt/1L51Zr3

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How Nintendo managed to make a new Switch but... worse is beyond me

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Over the past few years, Mastodon has become the model for a friendlier kind of social network , promising to keep out the hateful or ugly content that…

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Details of the Cloudflare outage on July 2, 2019 (by @jgrahamc)

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Shopify and the Power of Platforms via Instapaper http://bit.ly/2XEMSCp While I am (rightfully) teased about how often I discuss Aggregation Theory , there is a method to my madness, particularly over the last year: more and more…

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so much weird stuff squirming under the surface of the web

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https://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/cb1coc/101_tips_for_being_a_great_programmer_human/

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