Technology

Fixing cities

Exciting news for people who live, well, everywhere: Incremental changes happening across tech, local news and local government are finally making the world.. – TechCrunch

May 29th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

Judah vs. the Machines: Kairos face recognition AI can tell how you feel, but does it know what you dream?

Instead of humanity working together on our own collective sense of caring and empathy, we have made the brave decision to build computers that can interpret.. – TechCrunch

May 29th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

NYU’s Sarah Kaufman talks about the shape of cities to come

On this week’s episode of Technotopia we talk to Sarah Kaufman, the Assistant Director at the Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management. Kaufman.. – TechCrunch

May 29th, 2017 TechCrunch, Technology

Routing All Traffic Through a VPN Gateway on Linux · Sweetcode.io

Trying to change your default VPN gateway on Linux and having trouble. You can do it by manually reconfiguring routing tables. Here’s how. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Fifty Years of Minimalism (2015)

Brian Eno is MORE DARK THAN SHARK – an archive of interviews, articles, albums, lyrics and other information about the ambient music master, visual artist and producer of David Bowie, U2 and Coldplay. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

China’s slam dunk ‘sharing economy’ booms, but can it last?

Fancy shooting some hoops, but don’t have a basketball? Caught in the rain with no umbrella? Smartphone run out of juice? – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

The Traditional Lecture Is Dead. I Would Know—I’m a Professor

An awesome science show from the ’80s makes it to YouTube, and it shows just how pointless the traditional lecture is. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

rodrigogs/express-seed

express-seed – Minimal Node.js express based application for project kickstarting. – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Extracting Chinese Hard Subs from a Video, Part 1

I’ve been watching the Chinese TV show 他来了,请闭眼 (Love Me If You Dare). It’s a good show, kinda reminiscent of the BBC series Sherlock, likewise a crime drama … – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Mercedes-AMG’s F1-based Project One rewrites the hypercar rulebook

“We are the first to make pure bred F1 technology roadworthy.” AMG has finally shown the mechanical layout of its thousand-horsepower, Formula 1-inspired Projec… – Engadget

May 29th, 2017 Engadget, Technology

These are the online communities we will never forget

Ars staffers fondly recall great internet groups they’ve joined. – Ars Technica

May 29th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology

Why do so few people major in computer science? | Dan Wang

The number of people who majored in computer science in the US isn’t much higher in 2015 than in 2005. Why do so few students major in computer science? – Hacker News

May 29th, 2017 Hacker News, Technology

Here’s everything ASUS unveiled at Computex 2017

ASUS just announced a bunch of laptops and a router with a hole in it, here’s all you need to know. – Engadget

May 29th, 2017 Engadget, Technology

The battleship, the drone, and the chocolate chip cookies

Ars’ Sean Gallagher remembers his singular contribution to drone warfare’s development. – Ars Technica

May 29th, 2017 Ars Technica, Technology