RT @Altimor@twitter.com

Absolutely nuts paper by researchers from U Chicago analyzing the productivity of 10,000 workers before and after the pandemic.

Conclusions: WFH led to 2 more hrs of work per day, more meetings, less focus time, and *less productivity* bfi.uchicago.edu/wp-content/up

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/Altimor/status/140

Anyone know any _completely unsuccessful_ motivational speakers? Trying to get the full distributions of opinions.

RT @KilledByAPixel@twitter.com

Descending a cave by tomxor β›οΈπŸ€― dwitter.net/d/22883


πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/KilledByAPixel/sta

RT @EngineMarvelous@twitter.com

Finished another zoetrope. This time I wanted to make a tribute to one of the greatest animators, Hayao Miyazaki.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/EngineMarvelous/st

RT @erikphoel@twitter.com

The scientific consensus has shifted to admitting the possibility COVID-19 is a lab leak. Here’s the most important substack post I’ve written. It's on how deep hidden incentives in science encourage dangerous gain of function research:

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/erikphoel/status/1

It seems that all the reasons people give to still use Java for web development are the same as the reasons people give to still use Fortran in scientific computing. πŸ‘΄

RT @avohq@twitter.com

"Doodle data was managed by individual PMs and isolated product teams, which worked when we were small but became impossible when you wanted to get a full view of the user, because everyone had different tracking and different tools." @ethanwbrown@twitter.com


πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/avohq/status/13906

RT @emollick@twitter.com

Tired: startups using machine learning to detect cancer in scans with 90% accuracy.

Wired: startups using flocks of pigeons to detect cancer in scans, with 99% accuracy. journals.plos.org/plosone/arti

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/emollick/status/13

Took me a few minutes to realize I was listening to the newest @MissionToZyxx@twitter.com on 2X and thought they were back in the all wheat.

RT @KirkCodes@twitter.com

Today we achieved the dream.

Made a function called `missyElliott` that takes a data structure, flips it, and reverses it.

I have ascended.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/KirkCodes/status/1

RT @tate8tech@twitter.com

File this under things I wasn't expecting -- converting AI model training into a search problem solved with hash tables -- πŸ€” Rice Univ. Researchers Claim 15x AI Model Training Speed-up Using CPUs - via @insideHPC@twitter.com buff.ly/3aCkYAb

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/tate8tech/status/1

RT @jdfmart@twitter.com

When you label a plot the wrong way and suddenly discover a new graph type. I'm calling it the just-beat-soltaire-plot.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/jdfmart/status/138

RT @BostonPrincessa@twitter.com

AYOOOOOO Couple days ago in Shanghai, a scanable QR code was projected in the sky by drones and when scanned allowed people to download a video game.

This is the future of advertising.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/BostonPrincessa/st

RT @samuel_colvin@twitter.com

URGENT: If you use pydantic or @tiangolo@twitter.com's FastAPI and/or want to use them in the future, you need to read this:


πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/samuel_colvin/stat

A fun one from @MSFTResearch@twitter.com : The Autodidactic Universe : arxiv.org/abs/2104.03902

Modeling the universe as an entity learning it's own laws over time in order to create systems that learn their owns laws over time... 🐒🐒🐒

My superpower is eyeballing which size tupperware to use.

RT @HaggardHawks@twitter.com

The word RACCOON is thought to come from an Algonquian word that literally means β€˜he scratches with his hands’.

πŸ¦πŸ”—: twitter.com/HaggardHawks/statu

If there's anything I've learned from years of sci-fi books, podcasts, movies, and games, when we go to space everyone is going to call us "Terran".

New working title my for autobiography: "All my clothes are delicate: coming of age through hang drying"

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