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Everybody is going to hate me and @david_adams is going to fire me for this - but Android is a dead end.

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Link to Github Repo

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People in tech and media have been saying that ‘content is king’ for a long time - perhaps since the VHS/Betamax battle of the early 1980s, and perhaps longer.…

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If you buy a cheap plan, get sick, and your illness isn't covered, you're banned from buying a new plan for 6 months

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RT @hciudad: So much this: Like the dark side, the lure of needlessly clever/complex architecture is strong.

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@dachapman just in case you missed this, maybe of interest?

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“There was no reward to sticking to English language,” says Dhruv Batra, visiting research scientist from Georgia Tech at Facebook AI Research (FAIR). As these two agents competed to get the best deal–a very effective bit of AI vs. AI dogfighting researchers have dubbed a “generative adversarial network”–neither was offered any sort of incentive for speaking as a normal person would. So they began to diverge, eventually rearranging legible words into seemingly nonsensical sentences. 

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Top @RebelliousVal story: Ivanka Trump clothing line practices are out of step … , see more

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Standalone vaults - gossip, rumours, and the truth! Time to clear the air! 📺🍿❤️

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“You have to spend some energy and effort to see the beauty of math." Fields Medalist Maryam Mirzakhani has died.

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RT @latimes: George A. Romero, 'Night of the Living Dead' creator, dies at 77

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One of usability’s most hard-earned lessons is that you are not the user . This is why it’s a disaster to guess at the users’ needs. Since designers are so…

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via The Atlantic http://ift.tt/1aNUXMQ

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RIP #MaryamMirzakhani. To learn about her math and life, this piece by @EricaKlarreich is a fine place to start.

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RT @davidallengreen: The two main reasons for UK's ongoing setbacks on Brexit By me, at @FT

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Why Does Jared Kushner Still Have a Security Clearance?

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Smiling at strangers in central europe is the equivalent of hugging people you don’t know in the US. Tone it down.

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A great fisking of Goop's latest rhetoric:

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