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Gilbert Harman
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PS3564.I9 S43 2016
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Still looking for a discussion of meaning given a logic in which there can be true contradictions.
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The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.

FICTION & POETRY

THE ACCURSED. By Joyce Carol Oates. (Ecco/HarperCollins, $27.99.) …
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Neuroscientist Charles Gross' photos at Gallery 14, 14 Mercer Street, Hopell NJ 08525, through December 15.
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On September 12, 2013, I had dinner with my friends and former Bell Labs colleagues Larry Jackel and Urs Muller and his collaborator Liila Torabi.

Larry insisted that we continue the long tradition of making a bet about future technology. 

In past years, Larry made various bets with me and Vladimir Vapnik (e.g. this famous one from 1995 in which Vladimir said that "by 2000 no one in their right mind would be using neural nets": https://plus.google.com/104362980539466846301/posts/CR18UPiemYB ).

So we made the following bet:
Yann bets (a fancy dinner) that by 9/12/2023, smartphones will be able to drive cars on any street safely. Larry says "no".
Signed by Larry D. Jackel and Yann LeCun. witnessed by Liila Torabi.
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Michael Arrington: Give Snowden Immunity http://natl.re/191LtHP  via @NRO
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Who knew that Obama's "Yes we can" meant "Yes we can listen to your phone calls and read your email"?
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Video of April 2013 linguistics lecture by Noam Chomsky
<Noam Chomsky: 'Language Use and Design: conflicts and their significance'>
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How can I keep Google Plus circle labels out of Gmail?
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