another great office game night!
the challenge of last-mile logistics in a city like NYC
dear god, someone sent me a username/password in an email!
I can’t decide if the problem here is humans, ancient email technology, or something else...
our new kickstarter came this week - el dorado.
superficially i thought it looked like catan, but other than the existence of resources it doesn’t play like catan at all.
researching the history of artificial intelligence via magazines and newspapers... side tracked by the old hardware in the advertisements...
the kaggle crew need to run a competition to identify and remove blog spam: http://blog.kaggle.com/2012/11/01/deep-learning-how-i-did-it-merck-1st-place-interview/
when i think about autonomous vehicles i always hear red barchetta playing in the distance...
finally getting around to reading "Playing Atari with Deep Reinforcement Learning". you'd assume, given how I spent my youth, it would have happened earlier...
plan for today: stir pot, organize resulting chaos, hack hack hack, nap, write, study... (kidding about the nap)
`stack build` is pronounced "stack set your laptop on fire"
we went with haskell for a bunch of reasons including solid multicore support (which ocaml lacked) and support for docker (which impacts jvm-based languages), but learning to use haskell effectively has been hard, hard, hard. it really feels like you're starting over again.
i wonder how long until someone designs a cryptocurrency to run on one of these machine learning chips...?
IBM explains how much faster their machine learning solution is (apparently to kindergarteners)...
what does this even mean...?