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Major book publishers sue Amazon’s Audible over new speech-to-text feature - The Verge
The world’s largest book publishers have jointly filed a lawsuit against Amazon-owned audiobook company Audible today over a new, controversial text-to-speech feature the literary industry claims is a violation of copyright law. The lawsuit includes the Big Five: Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster. It also includes Chronicle Books and Scholastic.
amazon  pocket  publishing  audible  lawsuit 
25 days ago by xer0x
3 Kinds of Good Tech Debt — Squarespace / Engineering
What if tech debt wasn’t always an accident, caused by incorrect
assumptions and unexpected circumstances? How would you spend a tech debt
mortgage?
architecture  dev  engineering  ifttt  programming  Pocket  startups  stopwatch  tech-debt  technical-debt 
5 weeks ago by xer0x
I’m 20. I Have 32 Half Siblings. This Is My Family Portrait. - The New York Times
I always knew I was conceived using a sperm donor. But I never really understood what that meant until I went searching for my brothers and sisters.
IFTTT  Pocket  and  artificial  bisexuality  families  family  homosexuality  insemination  instapaper  life  ml  photography  sperm 
12 weeks ago by xer0x
A Learning Secret: Don't Take Notes with a Laptop - Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
education  learning  productivity  research  science  memory  writing  IFTTT  Pocket  psychology 
12 weeks ago by xer0x
The cutting-edge of cutting: How Japanese scissors have evolved - Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO -- Inside Tokyo stationery stores, scissors are undergoing a quiet evolution. The familiar tool has become smaller, easier to cut with and multi
IFTTT  Pocket  scissors  evolution  product  cutting  cutting-edge  cutting:  design  evolved  have  how  japanese  kitchen 
june 2019 by xer0x
Traffic Jam? Blame 'Induced Demand.' - CityLab
When traffic-clogged highways are expanded, new drivers quickly materialize to fill them. What gives? Here’s how “induced demand” works.
cars  ifttt  demand  capacity  planning  citylab  longread  from:Pocket  hansdorsch  Pocket  transport  transportation  twitter  urbanism 
may 2019 by xer0x
Game of Crones
It wasn't entirely Laura Lippman's idea to become a mother in her 50s. But when it happened, she leaned in hard.
old  mom  story  toread  parenting  browser  longreads  pocket 
may 2019 by xer0x
The best payment gateway(s) for startups: what to choose for different business models - Aynur Nuriev
A comprehensive analysis of the best payment gateway (-s) for startups. Read it carefully and decide which payment system is the best fit for your project.
entrepreneurship  ifttt  online  payment  platform  Pocket  processors  startup  startups  web 
may 2019 by xer0x
Introduction to Motion Estimation with Optical Flow
In this tutorial, we dive into the fundamentals of Optical Flow, look at some of its applications and implement its two main variants (sparse and dense).
computer-vision  flow  ifttt  machine-learning  Hacker_News  optical  Pocket  toread 
april 2019 by xer0x
Avian’s Blog: Google is eating our mail
Gmail servers have been randomly rejecting my personal mail with vague SMTP errors about spam detection.
best  email  google  ifttt  pocket  gmail  hacker  news  spam  stories 
april 2019 by xer0x
Andrew Booker Solves Sum-of-Three-Cubes Problem for 33
Mathematicians long wondered whether it’s possible to express the number 33 as the sum of three cubes—that is, whether the equation…
algorithm  algorithms  american  andrew  booker  brady  bristol  browning  computer-assisted  crypto  haran  interesting  institute  john  nautilus  math  newfound  pocket  pavlus  scientific  science  programming  university  tim  solution  search 
april 2019 by xer0x
‘The Left Hand of Darkness’ at Fifty
Packed with strange details and beautiful quirks, Ursula K. Le Guin’s novel allows us to imagine that our world could be different.
le  pocket  review  Guin  Ursula 
march 2019 by xer0x
Achieving 100k connections per second with Elixir
In this article, we explain how to scale Elixir to handle 100k connections per second.
best  elixir  erlang  hacker  news  Pocket  stories  and  Archive  Both 
march 2019 by xer0x
Paul Le Roux, the Coder Who Became a Criminal Mastermind | WIRED
Along the way, he contributed to America's painkiller epidemic and got involved with North Korean methamphetamine manufacturing, Somali pirates, and murder-for-hire.
Archive  IFTTT  Instapaper  Pocket  book  crime  cryptography  drug  drugs  edward  excerpt  illegal  internet  opioids  snowden 
january 2019 by xer0x
How Dad's Stresses Get Passed Along to Offspring - Scientific American
Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.
anxiety  health  ifttt  science  dads  facebook  men  Pocket  psychology  reproduction 
november 2018 by xer0x
Cory Doctorow: Zuck’s Empire of Oily Rags – Locus Online
The magazine of the science fiction, fantasy, and horror field with news, reviews, and author interviews
surveillance  twitter  politics  facebook  ifttt  google  privacy  Pocket  via:popular  advertising 
july 2018 by xer0x
The Mathematics of Magic: The Gathering
Analysis of the math behind the world's most popular trading card game.
statistics  books  math  free  games  IFTTT  interesting  magic  mtg  Pocket 
june 2018 by xer0x
Ecological “law” turns out to just be the result of us fishing | Ars Technica
Mature fish are found deep not because of age, climate, or prey, but because of us.
fish  fishing  ecology  biology  BazQux  from  IFTTT  items  ocean  Pocket 
june 2018 by xer0x
Neural scene representation and rendering | DeepMind
We introduce the Generative Query Network (GQN), a framework within which machines learn to perceive their surroundings by training only on data obtained by themselves as they move around scenes. Much like infants and animals, the GQN learns by trying to make sense of its observations of the world around it. In doing so, the GQN learns about plausible scenes and their geometrical properties, without any human labelling of the contents of scenes.
computer_vision  deep-learning  3d  ai  ifttt  machinelearning  ml  Pocket  rendering  2d 
june 2018 by xer0x
Performance Reviews Are a Waste of Time – Bradfield
What is the best career advice you’ve ever received? Odds are it wasn’t from an annual performance review. Formalized performance reviews are at best an overly costly way to get marginal benefit, and…
career  management  review  annual  culture  pocket  ifttt  process  Unread  entrepreneurship  Instapaper  performance_test 
june 2018 by xer0x
Overtaxed Working Memory Knocks the Brain Out of Sync | Quanta Magazine
Researchers find that when working memory gets overburdened, dialogue between three brain regions breaks down. The discovery provides new support for a larger
s  neuroscience  health  pocket  ifttt  memory  mind  science  sync  working 
june 2018 by xer0x
Inside the Brotherhood of Pi-hole Ad Blockers - Bloomberg
For the advertising industry, ad blocking is an existential crisis. For the Pi-hole community, it’s a sport.
advertising  privacy  pocket  ifttt  digg  instapaper  Internet  news  raspberrypi  technology 
may 2018 by xer0x
Alexa and Siri Can Hear This Hidden Command. You Can’t. - The New York Times
Researchers can now send secret audio instructions undetectable to the human ear to Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Assistant.
alexa  amazon  pocket  security  ifttt  voice  NEWS  nyt  privacy  (popular 
may 2018 by xer0x
Why Did New York City Stop Building Subways? - CityLab
Nearly 80 years ago, a construction standstill derailed the subway’s progress, leading to its present crisis. This is the story, decade by decade.
subway  newyork  cities  nyc  history  IFTTT  Pocket  public_transport  STEM  transit 
april 2018 by xer0x
The Startling Link Between Sugar and Alzheimer's - The Atlantic
A high-carb diet, and the attendant high blood sugar, are associated with cognitive decline.
alzheimers  food  health  diet  ifttt  Instapaper  Pocket  to-read 
january 2018 by xer0x
The Making of Apple’s Emoji: How designing these tiny icons changed my life
Raymond and Angela designed Apple’s original emoji set, an initial batch of close to 460 characters.
apple  article  design  ifttt  emoji  Pocket  emotions  from:buffer  from:ifttt  loopinsight 
january 2018 by xer0x
The Case for the Subway - The New York Times
aners, inspectors, flaggers and other orange-vested M.T.A. employees — charged with preventing these incidents and keeping the trains moving. On a steamy morning in August, I sat among a small group of them in a dingy, defunct public elementary school in Gravesend, Brooklyn, that serves as the M.T.A.’s Transit Learning Center. Taped to the classroom wall were yellowing tabloid clips of a different kind of subway horror story — “MAN UNDER!, RAIL HORROR: HIT THIRD TRACK AND LIVED!” — a...
economics  pocket  politics  ifttt  infrastructure  Instapaper  Transit  -weekend-read  city  econ 
january 2018 by xer0x
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