Weekend Reading CCXXXI

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Scrabble Pros recount their Best and Worst Plays

I’ve recently dipped back into playing Words with Friends,


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Developers Share their Most Memorable Dirty Coding Tricks

The QA process for video games on consoles is intense. QA sounds like a terribly difficult job.

https://www.gamasutra.com/view/news/310570/Developers_share_their_most_memorable_dirty_coding_tricks.php


The Impossibility of Intelligence Explosion

There is a post-millennial melancholy gripping the world right now, a sense that we have passed our peak. Perhaps this is the dip before the next peak when machine intelligence brings us the great revolution of the next phase of our existence. The world

https://medium.com/@francois.chollet/the-impossibility-of-intelligence-explosion-5be4a9eda6ec