Jennifer McKinley

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Nightmare Hellface Generator is Cutting-Edge Machine Learning

Generative adversarial networks strike again.<p>If you'll recall, just a few months ago we were doing this with cats. Draw something in a little box and an algorithm will try to interpret it as a cat and then fill in the colors and textures according to a machine learning model training on thousands …

Machine Learning

James Mattis, a Warrior in Washington

The former Marine Corps general spent four decades on the front lines. How will he lead the Department of Defense?<p>On January 22nd, two days after President Trump was inaugurated, he received a memo from his new Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, recommending that the United States launch a …

National Security

sproot

A)"This'll be my 8th litre of sprite.. Doneee.. who hah! Dis Spr00T 1s the shizn4t!"<br>B)"OH MAN! I'm gonna sproot you up the poon tang so bad."

Deep Space Industries on How Rideshares Can Unlock Access to Orbit - Via Satellite

SHERPA, Spaceflight’s ring payload integrator. Photo: Spaceflight Industries.<p><b>Deep Space Industries</b> (DSI) hopes to revolutionize the smallsat industry …

Bloomberg @business

The Like Button Ruined the Internet

How “engagement” made the web a less engaging place<p>Here’s a little parable. A friend of mine was so enamored of Google Reader that he built a clone when it died. It was just like the original, except that you could add pictures to your posts, and you could Like comments. The original Reader was …

Google Reader

Oscar predictions: Who will win big?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Academy Awards can be perplexing, unless you're especially well versed in the difference between "sound editing" and "sound mixing." But that doesn't mean you can't have a competitive advantage with your Oscar ballot, even if you don't have money riding on it.<p>Those who really want to …

Entertainment

Cinco de Mayo, explained: how a Mexican battle cry became an American holiday

On Friday, many Americans are celebrating a holiday they likely know almost nothing about.<p>I'm speaking, of course, of Cinco de Mayo, which is Spanish for May 5. Although the day is supposed to celebrate Mexican heritage, it has become Americanized — that is, hijacked into another excuse to party, …

Mexico

Is code review considered a part of QA? | Zephyr

When it comes to software development, nothing is left up to guesswork. Every aspect of an application is, or at least should be, very deliberate. …

Automated testing tools: Four reasons why projects fail

Automated testing tools were supposed to make things easier. Getting them to execute pre-scripted tests -- instead of relying on QA pros to carry out …