Udi Peled

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Google’s self-training AI turns coders into machine-learning masters - MIT Technology Review

Google just made it a lot easier to build your very own custom AI system.<p>A new service, called Cloud AutoML, uses several machine-learning tricks to …

Machine Learning

Miners Aren’t Your Friends

Miners and Consensus: Part 1 of 2<p>The Consensus Layer Illusion<p>Ethereum is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run …

Getting Started With Algorithmic Crypto Trading

By Jay Nagpaul | 14 Jan 2018<p>Disclaimer<p>In no way am I a financial advisor or an expert in this field. I would only recommend trying out with small …

Writing GUI apps using the Red Programming Language

After trying (and failing) to wrap “executable” ducktape around a Python script using PyInstaller on Windows, The class of programming languages …

Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

If deep learning will be as big as the internet, it’s time for everyone to start looking closely at it<p>The world is quietly being reshaped by machine learning. We no longer need to teach computers how to perform complex tasks like image recognition or text translation: instead, we build systems that …

Machine Learning

Complexity Theory, Game Theory, and Economics. (arXiv:1801.00734v1 [cs.CC])

This document collects the lecture notes from my mini-course "Complexity Theory, Game Theory, and Economics," taught at the Bellairs Research …

Game Theory

Functional Programming Languages and the Pursuit of Laziness with Dr. Simon Peyton Jones

January 10, 2018 | By Microsoft blog editor<p>Simon Peyton Jones – Principal Researcher<p><b>Episode 7, January 10, 2018</b><p><b>Functional Programming Languages and</b> …

Bolt: anonymous payment channels for decentralized currencies – Part II

Bolt: anonymous payment channels for decentralized currencies Green and Miers et al., <i>CCS’17</i>Yesterday we spent some time looking at what payment …

10 Great Novels That Will Make You More Passionate About Science

Many of the world's greatest scientists were inspired to go into their fields by reading science fiction books. And it's easy to see why. A lot of …

Science Fiction

X-Rayed Toys by Brendan Fitzpatrick | Colossal

<p>Photographer Brendan Fitzpatrick whose floral x-rays we first featured back in 2012, just released three new collections of x-ray photos including …