Day: August 12, 2021

Data Driven

Jonathan Wood on F#, ML.NET, and Functional Programming

In this episode which was recorded via livestream, Frank speaks with Jon Wood to chat about f sharp, ML dot net, and functional programming.To participate in the live Q&A, make sure you follow Data Driven on the appropriate social media channels. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at […]

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FinTech

Build 3 Financial Apps via Low-Code

Learn how to build 3 financial apps using low-code solutions from Ania Kubów, an ex-financial Broker turned Software Developer. Timestamps (0:00:00) Introduction (0:01:53) Course Outline (0:02:45) Low-Code vs No-Code (0:04:17) Retool and Compatible Integrations (0:04:48) Building a Trade Dashboard (0:05:34) Integrating Google Sheets (0:59:22) Using Slack API (1:12:48) Building a Crypto Dashboard (1:13:12) Integrating a […]

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AI Research

New AI Research Work Fixes Choppy Videos

Can AI be used to improve the frame rate of video footage? Recent research points to an emphatic yes. Two Minute papers explores the paper “Time Lens: Event-based Video Frame Interpolation”

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Covid Pandemic Uncategorized

A Bizarre COVID Side Effect No One is Talking About

A subset of COVID survivors are suffering from an unexpected side effect known as parosmia, a condition that causes their sense of smell to go haywire. Coffee smells like sewage and chicken smells like rotting garbage. Yara set out to learn how COVID is doing this to people, and what life is like when you […]

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Interesting

How Tom Scott Held Up Miles of London Traffic at Tower Bridge

Most folks think of Tower Bridge as a tourist attraction these days: but first and foremost, it’s a working drawbridge bridge on a major river. River traffic has right of way.

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Apple Privacy

Why Apple Will Scan All Your Photos

Here’s an interesting take on Apple’s move to scan all the photos on your device. The odd is a strange one given Apple’s efforts in the past to protect consumer privacy. Sources: https://www.theregister.com/2021/08/05/apple_csam_scanning/ https://thehackernews.com/2021/08/apple-to-scan-every-device-for-child.html https://www.ft.com/content/14440f81-d405-452f-97e2-a81458f5411f https://twitter.com/matthew_d_green/status/1423110719533371393 https://twitter.com/Snowden/status/1423469854347169798 https://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-fbi-icloud-exclusive-idUSKBN1ZK1CT https://www.apple.com/child-safety/pdf/CSAM_Detection_Technical_Summary.pdf https://www.apple.com/child-safety/ https://threatpost.com/affiliate-leaks-conti-ransomware-playbook/168442/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/angry-conti-ransomware-affiliate-leaks-gangs-attack-playbook/ https://therecord.media/disgruntled-ransomware-affiliate-leaks-the-conti-gangs-technical-manuals/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/08/ransomware-gangs-and-the-name-game-distraction/ https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/us-govt-offers-10-million-reward-for-tips-on-nation-state-hackers/

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