Good post by Benedict Evans on evolution of people and algorithms. There’s an important last point that he doesn’t get to: training-based machine learning is only as good as the teachers, i.e. the humans that create the training data. Cats are easy, but not everything is.
Great essay by Jen Bernstein on environmentalism and local activities.
Thank got its π+1 day. Spent all of pi day being barraged with spam from MIT for their 24-hour challenge. Every MIT organization I’ve ever interacted with was separately hitting me up for $$.
Zeno’s flight delay: 2 hours, then 1 hour, then 30min…..
Boarding flight to LA after great Super Bowl win last night. Fellow passengers supporting tons of Pats gear!
Merry Christmas to my fellow Christians!
All done decorating for our XMAS party
One of the greatest sports commentators passes away. Paul Sherwen, NBC Sports cycling analyst, dies at 62 – OlympicTalk