Making floating point math highly efficient for AI hardware - Facebook Code
Radical changes to floating point math make it as much as 16 percent more efficient than int8/32 math, yet still highly accurate for CNNs.
algorithm  floatingpoint 
5 days ago
What Is The Morning Writing Effect? - Gwern.net
Many writers anecdotally report they write best first thing early in the morning, apparently even if they are not morning people. Do they, and why?
writing  morning  meta-analysis 
8 days ago
Relationship of gender differences in preferences to economic development and gender equality | Science
"What contributes to gender-associated differences in preferences such as the willingness to take risks, patience, altruism, positive and negative reciprocity, and trust? Falk and Hermle studied 80,000 individuals in 76 countries who participated in a Global Preference Survey and compared the data with country-level variables such as gross domestic product and indices of gender inequality. They observed that the more that women have equal opportunities, the more they differ from men in their pre...
gender  inequality  psychology  feminism 
9 days ago
Detailed weather forecast for today, tomorrow, the week, 10 days, and the month on Yandex.Weather. Weather forecast accurate to a district level. ☂ Online precipitation map and other weather maps. Air and water temperature, air pressure, humidity, wind speed, magnetic field and UV Index. ☼ Time of sunrise and sunset. Information about regional climates. Weather forecast in mobile app.
weather  map 
10 days ago
A Gentle Visual Intro to Data Analysis in Python Using Pandas – Jay Alammar – Visualizing machine learning one concept at a time
If you’re planning to learn data analysis, machine learning, or data science tools in python, you’re most likely going to be using the wonderful pandas library. Pandas is an open source library for data manipulation and analysis in python.

Loading Data
One of the easiest ways to think about that, is that you can load tables (and excel files) and then slice and dice them in multiple ways:

pandas  excel  python 
13 days ago
Protect the last of the wild
A century ago, only 15% of Earth’s surface was used to grow crops and raise livestock1. Today, more than 77% of land (excluding Antarctica) and 87% of the ocean has been modified by the direct effects of human activities
14 days ago
How To Get Motivated (And Stay That Way) - Elite Happiness
Damasio argued that without motivation inherent to emotion, we are rendered incapable of making decisions.
emotions  decision-making 
15 days ago
Interpretable Machine Learning - interactive book
Machine learning algorithms usually operate as black boxes and it is unclear how they derived a certain decision. This book is a guide for practitioners on how to make machine learning decisions more interpretable.
machine-learning  ebook  interpretability 
15 days ago
The Russell Brand Method - An Impressive Frame Control Strategy
"In psychological terms, frame is an often subconscious, mutually acknowledged personal narrative"
"the psychological framework through which we are most open to accept something as ‘normal.’"
psychology  frame  dominance 
15 days ago
The History of Philosophy - Summarized & VisualizedThe History of Philosophy
An interactive summary of the history of philosophy showing the positive/negative connections between ideas
philosophy  data-viz  history  graph 
15 days ago
VueJS Cheat Sheet Part 1 – Christopher Agnus 🐟 – Medium
Vuejs bindings. GitHub Gist: instantly share code, notes, and snippets.
17 days ago
Generating custom photo-realistic faces using AI – Insight Data
Shaobo Guan explains how he built a novel GAN architecture at Insight that allows us to generate custom photo-realistic images of faces based on any attribute.
gan  face  deep-learning  latent-variable 
20 days ago
susam/texme: Self-rendering Markdown + LaTeX documents
Self-rendering Markdown + LaTeX documents. Contribute to susam/texme development by creating an account on GitHub.
markdown  latex  html  javascript 
20 days ago
Taboo Your Words - LessWrong 2.0
In the game Taboo (by Hasbro), the objective is for a player to have their
partner guess a word written on a card, without using that word or five
additional words listed on the card. For example, you might have to get your
partner to say "baseball" without using the words "sport", "bat", "hit",
"pitch", "base" or of course "baseball".

As soon as I see a problem like that, I at once think, "An a... (Read More)
taboo  discussion 
22 days ago
The School of Life | Developing Emotional Intelligence
The School of Life is a global organisation dedicated to developing emotional intelligence. We apply psychology, philosophy, and culture to everyday life.
emotions  psychology 
24 days ago
To Understand Facebook, Study Capgras Syndrome – Nautilus – Medium
W e start with the case of a woman who experienced unbearable tragedy. In 1899, this Parisian bride, Madame M., had her first child. Shockingly, the child was abducted and substituted with a…
psychiatry  facial-recognition  prosopagnosia 
4 weeks ago
Anti-social Punishment - LessWrong 2.0
This is a cross post from 250bpm.com [http://250bpm.com/blog:132].

There's a trope among Slovak intellectual elite depicting an average Slovak as
living in a village, sitting a local pub, drinking ... (Read More)
game-theory  cooperation  punishment  psychology  communism 
4 weeks ago
Rom-Coms Made Me a Stalker – Not Another First Time Story – Medium
“Whether a gesture is alarming or charming depends on how it’s received.” Ted Mosby delivered this sage advice in the last season of How I Met Your Mother, about 15 years too late by my timing. It’s…
dating  asperger  creepiness 
5 weeks ago
Differential Equations - Definitions
In this section some of the common definitions and concepts in a differential equations course are introduced including order, linear vs. nonlinear, initial conditions, initial value problem and interval of validity.
maths  differential 
5 weeks ago
25 Open-Source Machine Learning Repos to Inspire Your Next Project
In the last couple of years, machine learning has opened up new horizons in a wide range of industries, with advanced use cases emerging: facial recognition Facebook’s facial recognition, Netflix’s…
machine-learning  deep-learning  list 
5 weeks ago
Vue component to graph networks using d3-force
vuejs  d3js  graph 
5 weeks ago
Deep in Human DNA, a Gift From the Neanderthals - The New York Times
Long ago, Neanderthals probably infected modern humans with viruses, perhaps even an ancient form of H.I.V. But our extinct relatives also gave us genetic defenses.
neanderthal  dna  biology 
5 weeks ago
Which GPU(s) to Get for Deep Learning
You want a cheap high performance GPU for deep learning? In this blog post I will guide through the choices, so you can find the GPU which is best for you.
gpu  deep-learning  hardware  benchmark  performance 
5 weeks ago
Yedoma Globula by Bananaft
3D fractals exploration game
His house ar Ryleh
game  fractal 
5 weeks ago
Always Up-To-Date Guide to Social Media Image Sizes | Sprout Social
From Twitter to Facebook to Google+, here's a guide to every important social media image size, which we always kept up-to-date.
facebook  twitter  socialmedia  thumbnail 
6 weeks ago
« earlier      
3d academia advice ai algorithm api art arxiv asperger autism best biology blog book books brain camera career chemistry citation clustering cognitive collaboration color competition complexity conference course crowdfunding crowdsourcing cs css culture d3js data data-mining data-science data-visualization data-viz data_visualization dataset datasets date dating death deep-learning depression design diagram drawing economy editor education education2 educational english entropy evolution face facebook feminism filetype:pdf flash forum fractal freelancing freeware fun fuw gallery game gamedev games geek gender geometry ggplot gifted git github google graph graphics health history hn homepage html html5 humor humour indie inequality interactive interesting internet internship ipython-notebook iq javascript json julia jupyter keras kfnrd language latex learning lens linux love machine-learning macosx mafia map maps markdown marketing math mathematica maths matplotlib matrix media:document medicine mimuw mismap mortality movie music myplaces mysoft nerd network networks neural-networks neuroscience news nlp open-science opendata opensource optics pandas parenting performance personal phd philosophy photography photos physics plotting poland polarization polish politics polyamory probability procrastination productivity programming psychology publishing python pytorch quantum r reddit religion research rnn science science2 search sex sf shop simulation sleep smbc social society sociology software spark sql stackoverflow starcraft startup startups statistics students summer svg swider2009 teaching ted tensorflow test travel tutorial twitter uk us usa ux video vision visualization war warsaw warsaw_university wave web webcomics webdev webgl webstrip wiki wikipedia word2vec workshop writing xkcd

Copy this bookmark: