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Acrolinx Launches New AI Capabilities To Unlock Enterprise Content Potential

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Acrolinx, a global leader in SaaS enterprise content governance, launched new generative AI capabilities designed to maximize productivity benefits while mitigating the risks that AI poses. After a successful Beta program with over 20 enterprise customers, Get Suggestions, AI Assistant, and AI Guardrails are publicly available to empower all organizations to use AI confidently and securely.

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How to Interview and Hire ML/AI engineers

Eugene Yan

What to interview for, how to structure the phone screen, interview loop, and debrief, and a few tips.

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How Good Is ChatGPT at Coding, Really?

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This article is part of our exclusive IEEE Journal Watch series in partnership with IEEE Xplore. Programmers have spent decades writing code for AI models, and now, in a full circle moment, AI is being used to write code. But how does an AI code generator compare to a human programmer? A study published in the June issue of IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering evaluated the code produced by OpenAI’s ChatGPT in terms of functionality, complexity and security.

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What causes migraines? Study of 'brain blackout' offers clues

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The blinding headaches are poorly understood — a mouse study suggests that the content of spinal fluid is a trigger for pain. The blinding headaches are poorly understood — a mouse study suggests that the content of spinal fluid is a trigger for pain.

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The AI Superhero Approach to Product Management

Speaker: Conrado Morlan

In this engaging and witty talk, we’ll explore how artificial intelligence can transform the daily tasks of product managers into streamlined, efficient processes. Using the lens of a superhero narrative, we’ll uncover how AI can be the ultimate sidekick, aiding in decision-making, enhancing productivity, and boosting innovation. Attendees will leave with practical tools and actionable insights, motivated to embrace AI and leverage its potential in their work. 🦸 🏢 Key objectives:

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London, Paris, Seoul Show Commuting Power of Fast Regional Rail

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Growing cities around the world are creating “rapid regional rail” systems that allow residents to commute across metro areas at high speeds. Will the US get on board?

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The Curious Case of Fullers Library and Its Deceptive Link Requests

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This isn’t strictly writing-related, but it is the kind of weird rabbit hole I enjoy going down, and it’s a writer (and artist) who drew my attention to it. The writer got in touch to share an email with me.

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Why Italy Fell Out of Love with Cilantro

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When you think of Italian herbs, cilantro (also known as coriander) is probably not the first one that comes to mind. Yet crack open the fifth-century Roman.

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Investors Pour $27.1B into A.I. Startups, Defying a Downturn

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Funding for A.I. firms made up nearly half the $56 billion in U.S. start-up financing from April to June, according to PitchBook.

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When the CIA turned writers into operatives

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A new show about the Cold War, “Not All Propaganda Is Art,” reveals the dark, sometimes comic ironies of trying to control the world through culture.

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The staggering science and art behind Wimbledon's legendary grass courts

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Neil Stubley, head of courts and horticulture at Wimbledon, is responsible for the battlefield that some of the most epic matches in tennis lore have ever been played on.

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Provide Real Value in Your Applications with Data and Analytics

The complexity of financial data, the need for real-time insight, and the demand for user-friendly visualizations can seem daunting when it comes to analytics - but there is an easier way. With Logi Symphony, we aim to turn these challenges into opportunities. Our platform empowers you to seamlessly integrate advanced data analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting into your applications, transforming raw data into actionable insights.

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New AI Training Technique Is Drastically Faster, Says Google

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The so-called JEST approach is up to 13 times faster and 10 times more efficient—which could mean lower energy demands.

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Constitutional Right to Be a Pirate

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Congress can grant any American permission to be a pirate. A.J. Jacobs found out what happens when you apply.

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Is the 10k-Year-Old Yonaguni Monument a Man-Made Marvel or Nature's Art?

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Nestled along the southern coast of Yonaguni, Japan, are enigmatic submerged ruins that have captured the fascination of researchers and ignited fervent debates. Believed to date back approximately 10,000 years, the origin of the Yonaguni monument remains shrouded in mystery. Hotly debated among experts, some asserting that these formations are unmistakably man-made, while others, adopting a more conservative stance, attribute their creation to the forces of natural phenomena.

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Eddy Cue: 'After 36 years at Apple, I'm still learning every day'

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In a new interview Eddy Cue has spilled the beans on what his daily use hardware is, what Apple execs actually do, and like the most.

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Demystifying DAPs: A Practical Guide to Digital Adoption Success

Speaker: Pulkit Agrawal

Digital Adoption Platforms (DAPs) are revolutionizing the way organizations interact with and optimize their software applications. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, DAPs have become essential tools for enhancing user engagement and software efficiency. This session is your guide into the robust world of DAPs, exploring their origins, evolution, and the current trends shaping their development.

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Tokens are a big reason today's generative AI falls short

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Tokenization, the process by which many generative AI models make sense of data, is flawed in key ways.

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With Nothing to Do

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It was eight years ago that I lived through some of the worst weeks of my life as a professional software engineer. I was working for a small startup that was about to be acquired. Or about to go bankrupt. There was no other possible outcome anymore. Acquired or bankrupt, it was one of these two and every week for several months the odds would tip from one to other and back again.

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The African workers driving the AI revolution, for about a dollar an hour

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Social media content and AI training data are processed in outsource centres in the global south, where long hours, low pay and exposure to disturbing material are the norm

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Speeding up the JavaScript ecosystem – Isolated Declarations

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TypeScript's new isolated declaration feature is a game changer for sharing code among developers. It significantly simplifies the process of packaging your code for consumption whilst reducing the time to create type definition files from minutes, sometimes even hours, down to less than a second.

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Deliver Mission Critical Insights in Real Time with Data & Analytics

In the fast-moving manufacturing sector, delivering mission-critical data insights to empower your end users or customers can be a challenge. Traditional BI tools can be cumbersome and difficult to integrate - but it doesn't have to be this way. Logi Symphony offers a powerful and user-friendly solution, allowing you to seamlessly embed self-service analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting directly into your applications.

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Kivy – a cross platform Python UI framework

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Open source Python framework for rapid development of applications that make use of innovative user interfaces, such as multi-touch apps.

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The Invention of Zero: How Ancient Mesopotamia Created the Concept of Nought

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“If you look at zero you see nothing; but look through it and you will see the world.

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Fabric is an open-source framework for augmenting humans using AI

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fabric is an open-source framework for augmenting humans using AI. It provides a modular framework for solving specific problems using a crowdsourced set of AI prompts that can be used anywhere.

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The Steel Man Technique: How to Argue Better and Be More Persuasive

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The steel man is the opposite of the straw man. It's being charitable, and building up the best possible form of the argument for the other side.

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Entity Resolution: Your Guide to Deciding Whether to Build It or Buy It

Adding high-quality entity resolution capabilities to enterprise applications, services, data fabrics or data pipelines can be daunting and expensive. Organizations often invest millions of dollars and years of effort to achieve subpar results. This guide will walk you through the requirements and challenges of implementing entity resolution. By the end, you'll understand what to look for, the most common mistakes and pitfalls to avoid, and your options.

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Amazon is bricking $2,350 Astro robots 10 months after release

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Amazon giving refunds for business bot, will focus on home version instead.

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Properly testing concurrent data structures

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There's a fascinating Rust library, loom, which can be used to thoroughly test lock-free data structures. I always wanted to learn how it works. I still do! But recently I accidentally implemented a small toy which, I think, contains some of the loom's ideas, and it seems worthwhile to write about that. The goal here isn't to teach you what you should be using in practice (if you need that, go read loom's docs), but rather to derive a couple of neat ideas from first principles.

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The Next New Thing: architecture's gulf between the traditional and the modern

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In architecture, the gulf between the traditional and the modern seems wider than ever before

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Montana Has More Cows Than People. Why Are Locals Eating Beef from Brazil?

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Cole Mannix, of Old Salt Co-op, is trying to change local appetites and upend an industry controlled by multibillion-dollar meatpackers.

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Using Data & Analytics for Improving Healthcare Innovation and Outcomes

In the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, delivering data insights to end users or customers can be a significant challenge for product managers, product owners, and application team developers. The complexity of healthcare data, the need for real-time analytics, and the demand for user-friendly interfaces can often seem overwhelming. But with Logi Symphony, these challenges become opportunities.

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Extraverted People Talk More Abstractly, Introverts Are More Concrete

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The differences make sense in terms of what we know about social behaviour and the introvert-extravert personality dimension.

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Why haven't biologists cured cancer?

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It's not because they're not good enough at math

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Against the Burden of Knowledge

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Why the most intuitive explanation for ideas getting harder to find is wrong

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Numeronymize

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A Keyboard Maestro macro for shortening words with the number of letters between the first and last.

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The Project Clinic: Assessing Project Health, Planning, and Execution

Speaker: Ketan Jahagirdar

Picture your projects as patients, each with its own unique rhythm and pulse, thriving under your care 🥼 🩺 Step into the role of an innovative project doctor in our upcoming webinar! This session is your guide to evaluating the health of your projects through Waterfall and Agile practices like Scrum and Kanban. We’ll explore the vital signs of project success through the lens of the “iron triangle” metrics, using deliverables as tracers.