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Just ordered one :-)

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And to compensate for the pessimistic views in the previous post :-)

DeepMind founder on how AI will shape the future

http://www.theverge.com/2016/3/10/11192774/demis-hassabis-interview-alphago-google-deepmind-ai
DeepMind’s stunning victories over Go legend Lee Se-dol have stoked excitement over artificial intelligence’s potential more than any event in recent memory. But the Google subsidiary’s AlphaGo...
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As much as I love the progress that is made in Artificial Intelligence as we speak with AlphaGo beating the world's strongest player, I am also worried what our new data driven society will bring us. The article below coins this really well as 'Surveillance Capitalism':


Secrets of Surveillance Capitalism

http://www.faz.net/aktuell/feuilleton/debatten/the-digital-debate/shoshana-zuboff-secrets-of-surveillance-capitalism-14103616.html?printPagedArticle=true
Governmental control is nothing compared to what Google is up to. The company is creating a wholly new genus of capitalism, a systemic coherent new logic of accumulation we should call surveillance capitalism. Is there nothing we can do?surveillance capitalism
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Some simple facts on #Machine Learning and how it creates #business #value.
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So marathon runners are a bit ... addicted?

Scientists have discovered why running makes you happy https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2015/09/01/scientists-have-discovered-why-running-makes-you-happy/
It has to do with what researchers call the "satiety hormone."
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Very interesting data analysis of YCombinator startups:
The Startup Zeitgeist http://macro.ycombinator.com/articles/2016/05/the-startup-zeitgeist/
Reading applications to Y Combinator is like having access to a crystal ball. Twice per year — once in the winter and once in the spring — thousands of men and women apply to Y Combinator. Each of these bright minds has his or her own vision of the future of technology. They pitch ideas related ...
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Over the past decade, interest has grown in an ostensibly unorthodox approach for helping people who don’t have much money: just give them more of it, ...
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Artificial Intelligence has crushed all human records in 2048 (2015)
(The game 2048, not the year 2048)

http://www.randalolson.com/2015/04/27/artificial-intelligence-has-crushed-all-human-records-in-2048-heres-how-the-ai-pulled-it-off/
By now, we’ve all heard of the addictive tile-mashing game called 2048. Last week, I picked up 2048 for the first time and — true to my nature — I started designing an AI to beat …
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By Suju Rajan Data is the lifeblood of research in machine learning. However, access to truly large-scale datasets is a privilege that has been traditionally reserved for machine learning researchers and data scientists working at large companies – and out of reach for most academic researchers. Research scientists at Yahoo Labs have long enjoyed working on large-scale machine learning problems inspired by consumer-facing products. This has ...
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More than 10,000 images of the Appollo moon missions that are now digitally available to everyone!
You seem to be using an unsupported browser. Please update to get the most out of Flickr. Save Cancel. Drag to set position! Project Apollo Archive. PRO. Apollo Image Gallery. 37.7k Followers•0 Following. 13911 Photos. Joined 2015. Photostream · Albums · Favorites · Groups; More. More ...
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Git storage and version control for large files. I guess it won't take long before we'll see some applications in genomics.
After months of letting our early adopters kick the tires, Git Large File Storage (Git LFS) has reached a 1.0 milestone and is now available to all repositories on GitHub.com. Git LFS is an open...
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