Weekend Reading CCXIV

by uber

The Data that changed the Direction of AI Research, and possibly the World

The data is very noisy, for example the pug data includes a calendar page and a number of other weird things. Current models are very narrow in their abilities, for example they don’t work with negative images.


How Work Changed to make us all Passionate Quitters

There’s a feeling that the 40 year job is profoundly dead. People are now managing multiple concurrent streams of income. Two years is reputedly a long time for a spot at a company in Silicon Valley, some of that might include the lifespan of the companies.