Everyone, @ me or @judeswae if you have any questions, I'm happy to help where I can
Good news everyone!
#Python 2.7 has been declared perfect and the developers are going to stop changing it!
It's so rare to see software projects that actually get finished, we should take heart and inspiration. ❤️
Ever wanted to know what working in one of our offices at ThoughtWorks is like? Here's a video featuring our branch in Cologne, Germany: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGkyCQfRIZU&utm_campaign=Recruiting&utm_medium=social&utm_source=mastodon
PS: My ugly face is in it as well 😊
For our Ethical Tech Meetup in #NYC tomorrow, I'll have the pleasure to moderate a conversation on stage with Astra Taylor, author of "The People’s Platform: Taking Back Power and Culture in the Digital Age" https://www.meetup.com/Ethical-Tech/events/257357654/
Please join us, if you can. And grab her book. It accurately paints the portrait of this digital world we are in with all its contradictions and paradoxes while demystifying the promises of a more democratic culture these open networks were supposed to bring.
What is the Difference Between Deep Learning and “Regular” Machine Learning? https://www.kdnuggets.com/2016/06/difference-between-deep-learning-regular-machine-learning.html
This AI teaches robots how to walk https://venturebeat.com/2018/12/31/this-ai-teaches-robots-how-to-walk/
Four great machine learning eBooks from Packt: https://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/the-best-machine-learning-ebooks-from-packt
As a co-admin of this instance, I look back at 2018 and all the things we accomplished to get this thing running. And I feel so lucky to have found such a supporting group of colleagues joining in the #mastodon adventure. So when I look at 2019, I can only wish to make this even a larger group and a bigger part of our company's culture, because this our space. We own it. May we all bring our friends and co-workers in this community.
When designing a user interface, imagine some old woman using it, say Margaret Hamilton, and she's clicking your app's buttons and saying to you, as old people do,
"Young whippersnapper, when I was your age, I sent 24 people to the ACTUAL MOON with my software in 4K of RAM and here I am clicking your button and it takes ten seconds to load a 50 megabyte video ad and then it crashes
I'm not even ANGRY with you, I'm just disappointed."
This DNS proxy is freakin’ incredible! https://github.com/jedisct1/dnscrypt-proxy
This instance just passed its 4000 #toots mark. Congrats everyone. Keep it up.
@mheiber I've discovered 1L of water is perfect for me for 2 tea bags, so every morning I make a 1L Thermos of tea and it stays warm all day.
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