Ed Lepedus

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Japan goes public with Brexit demands, says data flow deals must be protected

Meanwhile at the G20 summit, president Obama puts UK at back of queue for trade deals.<p>Prime minister Theresa May said over the weekend that she …

Responsive Design in Sketch: It’s Finally Here!

<i>We updated this article in April 2017 so that we could compare Sketch's responsive design features with the critically-acclaimed Auto Layout …

Another 10k Apart: Create a Website in 10 KB, Win Prizes!

It gives us great pleasure to announce the 2016 10k Apart competition. Create a fully functioning website in 10 KB or less! Amaze your friends! …

Setting up a Living Styleguide in Jekyll — SitePoint

I was recently working on a small Jekyll project and wanted to see whether it would be possible to have a very <i>component-ized</i> approach driven by a …

The Epic Rise of America's Greatest Business Tycoon

Every once in awhile I like to take a walk down memory lane and highlight an old-school entrepreneur who isn’t typically talked about …

The first rule of pricing is: you do not talk about pricing

I’ve been slightly obsessed about pricing since 2010. Before joining Fluxx, I was part of the team that changed the price of The Times digital …

Aphantasia: A life without mental images

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1188000/1188859_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1531996398_5795ac2980e7ea89ff29a8f18396e0a9<p><b>Close your eyes and imagine walking along a sandy beach and then gazing over the horizon as the Sun rises. How clear is the image that springs to</b> …

Weird

Edward Snowden: The Internet Is Broken

The activist talks to Popular Science about digital naïveté<p>In 2013, a now-infamous government contractor named Edward Snowden shined a stark light on our vulnerable communications infrastructure by leaking 10,000 classified U.S. documents to the world.<p>One by one, they detailed a mass surveillance …

8 out of 10 businesses fail in the first year, right? Wrong.

8 out of 10 businesses successfully survive their first year and increase their chances of survival with every year they stay in …

When Lobbying was Illegal

Although lobbyists' influence seems inevitable, in the 1800s, several states banned lobbying outright.

You should install QoS on all your servers

New to netdata? Check its demo: <b>http://my-netdata.io/</b><p>Live demo of QoS: <b>see QoS in action here</b> !<p>I hear a lot of you complaining already!<p>tc (the command …

The FBI has a big ulterior motive in its fight against Apple

When a public interest group wants to create new legal precedent, its first step is to find a client with sympathetic facts. Civil rights groups often search for figurehead plaintiffs with impeccable characters and captivating life stories. The National Rifle Association searches for clients with …

Privacy

We Hire the Best, Just Like Everyone Else

One of the most common pieces of advice you'll get as a startup is this:<b>Only hire the best.</b> The quality of the people that work at your company will …

Employment

How Google’s Web Crawler Bypasses Paywalls

<b>by Isoroku Yamamoto</b><p><i>Update: A newer version of the chrome extension is available here.</i><p>Wall Street Journal fixed their “paste a headline into Google …

Open Bank Project: Home

Get Started<p>Create an account<p>First, create a free developer account on this sandbox and request a developer key. You will be asked to submit basic …

ATMs

Color + Design Blog / The Müller Formula (or

More than half a century ago, Aemelius Müller, professor at the academy of Winterthur, Switzerland, came up with a formula that could predict the …

Your Unhashable Fingerprints Secure Nothing

Passwords are crap. Nobody picks good ones, when they do they re-use them across sites, and if you use even a trustworthy password manager, they’ll …

Information Systems

A Beginner's Guide to Recurrent Networks and LSTMs - Deeplearning4j: Open-source, Distributed Deep Learning for the JVM

A Beginner’s Guide to Recurrent Networks and LSTMs<p>Contents<p>Feedforward Networks<br>• Recurrent Networks<br>• Backpropagation Through Time<br>• Vanishing and Exploding …

Deep Learning

A Tricky Path to Quantum-Safe Encryption

In the drive to safeguard data from future quantum computers, cryptographers have stumbled upon a thin red line between security and efficiency.<p>On …

All Websites Look The Same

When was the last time you saw a website that didn’t have a huge image fitting to the screen with some giant text overlaid on it?<p>Scroll down a little …

SkillsTalk

Monday, June 25, 2018<p>Got all those ideas in you head that you just can't seem to get down on paper? Writer's block happens to the best of us - but …

Australian Universities

Neural Networks, Types, and Functional Programming

Deep learning, despite its remarkable successes, is a young field – perhaps ten years old. While models called artificial neural networks have been …

Machine learning text generator

Machine learning that utilises sk-learn, numpy and nltk in an attempt to generate text in the style of any given training data. Written in …

Machine Learning

The Story Behind How Pocket Hit 20M Users with 20 People

Pocket founder and CEO Nate Weiner on how startups can have an outsized impact with a small team. <br>Continue reading at First Round Review »

Hack | A typeface designed for source code

Hack has deep roots in the libre, open source typeface community and includes the contributions of the Bitstream Vera & DejaVu projects.<p>The face has …

How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive

Thicker ink, fewer smudges, and more strained hands: an Object Lesson<p>Recently, Bic launched acampaign to “save handwriting.” Named “Fight for Your Write,” it includes a pledge to “encourage the act of handwriting” in the pledge-taker’s home and community, and emphasizes putting more of the …

Eight Terminal Utilities Every OS X Command Line User Should Know

The OS X Terminal opens up a world of powerful UNIX utilities and scripts. If you’re migrating from Linux, you’ll find many familiar commands work …

What even is a kubelet?

Kubernetes is Google’s open source, container-focused cluster management thing. I see it as their attempt to tell everyone how they think containers …

[1508.05508] Towards Neural Network-based Reasoning

Abstract: We propose Neural Reasoner, a framework for neural network-based reasoning over natural language sentences. Given a question, Neural …