dusan stankovic

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Live asynchronously.

He writes some books. Here’s a good one:<p>But employers, for the most part, don’t listen.<p>They continue to cram their teams together into noisy open …

Fitter. Happier. More productive. Working remotely.

An economic analysis of distributed teams<p>Travel the world as a digital nomad. Surf a new beach every morning. Eat a different local cuisine each …

How the Bit Was Born: Claude Shannon and the Invention of Information

“Information is what our world runs on: the blood and the fuel, the vital principle … transforming every branch of knowledge.”<p><i>“All things physical are information-theoretic in origin and this is a participatory universe… Observer-participancy gives rise to information,”</i> the pioneering theoretical …

Leisure, the Basis of Culture: An Obscure German Philosopher’s Timely 1948 Manifesto for Reclaiming Our Human Dignity in a Culture of Workaholism

“Leisure lives on affirmation. It is not the same as the absence of activity … or even as an inner quiet. It is rather like the stillness in the conversation of lovers, which is fed by their oneness.”<p><i>“We get such a kick out of looking forward to pleasures and rushing ahead to meet them that we</i> …

Inventions

Neural Networks - A Systematic Introduction

1. The biological paradigm (PDF)<p>1.1 Neural computation<br>• 1.1.1 Natural and artificial neural networks<br>• 1.1.2 Models of computation<br>• 1.1.3 Elements of a …

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MarI/O - Machine Learning for Video Games

Artificial neural network

"Neural network" redirects here. For other uses, see Neural network (disambiguation).<p><b>Artificial neural networks</b> (<b>ANNs</b>) or <b>connectionist systems</b> are …

Evolutionary algorithm

In artificial intelligence, an <b>evolutionary algorithm</b> (<b>EA</b>) is a subset of evolutionary computation, a generic population-based metaheuristic …

Neuroevolution

Not to be confused with Evolution of nervous systems, Neural development, or Neural Darwinism.<p><b>Neuroevolution</b>, or <b>neuro-evolution</b>, is a form of …

Introducing Relay and GraphQL

Data fetching for React applications<p>There’s more to building an application than creating a user interface. Data fetching is still a tricky problem, …

GraphQL Introduction

At the React.js conference in late January 2015, we revealed our next major technology in the React family: Relay.<p>Relay is a new way of structuring …

Software Development

F1 - The Fault-Tolerant Distributed RDBMS Supporting Google's Ad Business

GraphQL and Authentication

Folks ask about how GraphQL works with authentication and authorization. Ultimately, the answer is that GraphQL just a query language and has no …

Relay · A JavaScript framework for building data-driven React applications

Writing a Basic API with GraphQL

[This article assumes a high level understanding of GraphQL, which has already been written about by Rising Stack and @clayallsopp. This article will …

graphql

An implementation of GraphQL in Go. Follows the official reference implementation graphql-js.<p>Supports: queries, mutations & …

Learn Golang + GraphQL + Relay #2

This is the second part in our multi-part series tutorial introducing Golang to Facebook’s GraphQL and Relay.<p>Let’s get to know a couple of new …

Learn Golang + GraphQL + Relay #1

<i>This will be the first in a multi-part series tutorial introducing Golang to Facebook’s GraphQL and Relay.</i><p>If you just want to quickly get started on …

Is HTTP compression safe?

The CRIME attack taught us that using compression can endanger confidentiality. In particular, it is dangerous to concatenate attacker-supplied data …

Deep Learning Is Going to Teach Us All the Lesson of Our Lives: Jobs Are for Machines

<i>(An alternate version of this article was originally published in</i> <i>the Boston Globe)</i><p>On December 2nd, 1942, a team of scientists led by Enrico Fermi …