how machines learn

How Machines Learn

I’m a huge fan of CGP Grey, and his podcasts, Hello Internet and Cortex. This is one of his best videos so far, discussing how all the algorithms around learn to do their jobs… 

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DJI Spark launches. Seize the moment!

This looks amazing. The new DJI Spark. Smaller than your average smartphone: Meet Spark, DJI’s first ever mini drone. Signature technologies, new gesture control, and unbelievable portability make your aerials more fun and intuitive than ever before. With five different colors, there’s a Spark for everyone. Casey Neistat and Marques Brownlee have already taken a […]

Louis Richardson: When do we learn?

I’ve long been a huge fan of Louis Richardson’s presentation and story-telling style, and therefore it’s no surprise that delivers the most persuasive explanation of how collaboration and communication networks can be infused with cognitive/AI abilities to stimulate learning, mentoring and personal development

IBM Speech Sandbox

IBM Speech Sandbox

On the next WTF Tech podcast episode (to be published this week), Darren, Jesse and I spent a fair amount of time discussing Virtual Reality and our personal experiences with using the new technologies. One of the apps available for the Vive system via HTC’s VivePort solution marketplace is IBM’s Watson-based IBM Speech Sandbox.

Droneboarding in 360

Remember that I shared a couple of days ago?  Well, Casey has now shared the footage from the many Samsung 360° cameras that were used in the shoot, and the footage is impressive to say the least…

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‘Mandate my ass!’

Not much has changed in 35 years… Full lyrics (via azlyrics): Well, the first thing I want to say is: Mandate my ass! Because it seems as though we’ve been convinced that 26% of the registered voters, not even 26% of the American people, but 26% of the registered voters form a mandate or a […]

Before the Flood

Forget the temporary distractions of elections, lost emails, Brexit and the like. This is the real crisis that we are facing…

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Unbroken

It’s a couple years old now, but I really appreciated this presentation of motivational speeches from Steve Jobs and others…