Theo Theunissen

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How Wi-Fi Works

Like cell phones and FM radios, wireless routers use radio waves to receive and transmit data.<p>Parts of a Wi-Fi signal<p>Wi-Fi antennas send information …

68 Resources on creating programming languages

Here it is a new <b>guide, to collect and organize all the knowledge that you need to create your programming language from scratch</b>.<p>Creating a …

Immersive Math

A few words about this book.<p>How to navigate, notation, and a recap of some math that we think you already know.<p>The concept of a vector is introduced, …

Why can't I send UDP packets from a browser?

Premise<p>In 2017 the most popular web games like agar.io are networked via WebSockets over TCP. If a UDP equivalent of WebSockets could be incorporated …

Fake news and neurobabble: how do we critically assess what we read?

With unprecedented access to news and knowledge, how do we make judgements about what we read? Neuroscience news is a case in point<p>In an era of fake news and alternative facts, it seems as if our collective ability to critically assess information is starting to falter. We have unprecedented access …

Teaching Kubernetes

<i>This post made it to the front page of Hacker News. Thanks for the comments and other discussion! I really appreciate the feedback. I’ve updated the</i> …

Driffield House / Suzanne Dance Architect

Facebook TwitterGoogle+LinkedInPinterest 44Shares<p>Driffield House is a mid century house designed by Suzanne Dance in Arthurs Seat, Victoria, …

Houses

Linux Performance

hi-res: observability + static + perf-tools/bcc (svg) <br>slides: observability <br>slides: static, benchmarking, tuning <br>sar, perf-tools, bcc/BPF: <br>Images …

Linux

The Feynman Lectures on Physics

Contributions from many parties have enabled and benefitted the creation of the HTML edition of <i>The Feynman Lectures on Physics</i>. We wish to …

TensorKart

README.md<p>self-driving MarioKart with TensorFlow<p>Driving a new (untrained) section of the Royal Raceway:<p>Driving Luigi Raceway:<p>The model was trained …

Mario Kart

Neural networks and deep learning

Sponsors<p>Resources<p><i>Neural Networks and Deep Learning</i> is a free online book. The book will teach you about:<p>Neural networks, a beautiful …

Machine Learning

clean-code-javascript

Table of Contents<p>Introduction<br>• Variables<br>• Functions<br>• Objects and Data Structures<br>• Classes<br>• SOLID<br>• Testing<br>• Concurrency<br>• Error …

Why Recursive Data Structures?

In this essay, we are going to look at recursive algorithms, and how sometimes, we can organize an algorithm so that it resembles the data structure …

Mathematics

UDP vs. TCP

Introduction<p>Hi, I’m Glenn Fiedler and welcome to <b>Networking for Game Programmers</b>.<p>In this article we start with the most basic aspect of network …

Linux

Machine Learning Crash Course: Part 1

06 Nov 2016 | Daniel Geng and Shannon Shih<p><b>Introduction, Regression/Classification, Cost Functions, and Gradient Descent</b><p>Machine learning (ML) has …

Machine Learning

10 things I learned making the fastest site in the world

This post is about performance techniques, so I hope you won’t mind that the site in question is not <i>quite</i> finished.<p>Edit: it’s finished!<p>But you need …

Rolling Your Own Crypto

The standard advice is "don't". You think you know what you're doing? You don't. You think your crypto is secure? It's broken. Just give up. You are …

Information Security

Yes you should understand backprop

When we offered CS231n (Deep Learning class) at Stanford, we intentionally designed the programming assignments to include explicit calculations …

NoSQL Databases: a Survey and Decision Guidance

Together with our colleagues at the University of Hamburg, we — that is Felix Gessert, Wolfram Wingerath, Steffen Friedrich and Norbert …

Databases

The limitations of Android N Encryption

Over the past few years we’ve heard more about smartphone encryption than, quite frankly, most of us expected to hear in a lifetime. We learned that …

Information Systems

Matrix Multiplication

13 design tools and websites that are godsends for UI/UX designers

The continuous improvement of design tools has had a positive impact on usability and user experience. This has provided great convenience not only …

Overview of JavaScript ES6 features (a.k.a ECMAScript 6 and ES2015+)

JavaScript has changed quite a bit in the last years. These are 12 new features that you can start using today!<p>JavaScript History<p>The new additions to …

JavaScript

The website of Jack Preston, Computerer

Hullo, I'm Jack.<p>By day I'm a software engineer for Skyscanner in the beautiful city of Edinburgh, Scotland. Also by day I write about technology. I …

JavaScript Stack from Scratch

Welcome to my modern JavaScript stack tutorial: <b>JavaScript Stack from Scratch</b>.<p>🎉 <b>This is the V2 of the tutorial, major changes happened since the 2016</b> …

Grass Roof Home Is Built Into the Ground for Energy-Conserving Camouflage

There is almost no setting more perfect for a living space than the stunning Colorado Rocky Mountains. When architecture, construction, and development firm GLUCK+ was hired to construct a house in the area, the architects made sure their work integrated harmoniously with the beautiful landscape. …

The Neural Network Zoo

With new neural network architectures popping up every now and then, it’s hard to keep track of them all. Knowing all the abbreviations being thrown …

The Linux graphics stack from X to Wayland

Ars looks at the evolution of the Linux graphics stack, from the origins of …<p>In the early 1980s, MIT computer scientist Bob Scheifler set about …

A selection of the best product design and UX/UI design resources

Came together with the cool wind of this fall is the Mockplus v3.2. Recently, Jongde Software has just released this fully optimized version. Let's se …

New paper: “Logical induction”

MIRI is releasing a paper introducing a new model of deductively limited reasoning: “<b>Logical induction</b>,” authored by Scott Garrabrant, Tsvi …