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.

https://qz.com/1034972/the-data-that-changed-the-direction-of-ai-research-and-possibly-the-world/


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.

https://aeon.co/essays/how-work-changed-to-make-us-all-passionate-quitters


WaveGrower




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