Akademiai. Exploring the darker side of culture hacking. I've previously written about the fact the Apache Software Foundation offers an exemplar of large-scale open source governance.
Le7els comments on Is there a way to get genres from Rotten Tomatoes and Movie Database as opposed to just one of the other? Stylish and Userstyles.org have a new owner. Users of Stylish who have set their styles to auto-update may have noticed that they become corrupt in the process since October 6, 2016.
This is caused by an infrastructure move after ownership of the project was transferred to another party. Ownership of the Stylish web browser extension and userstyles.org website have been transferred from Jason Barnabe to Justin Hindman in the past two weeks. Details on the deal and the new owner are scare. A forum post on the official Userstyles.org forum introduces the new owner briefly. I have chosen Justin Hindman as the next leader of Stylish and userstyles.org. Justin replied to that post briefly, but has not posted on the site since. Userscripts.org down for good? Here are alternatives. Distributed Proofreaders - Wikipedia. Distributed Proofreaders (commonly abbreviated as DP or PGDP) is a web-based project that supports the development of e-texts for Project Gutenberg by allowing many people to work together in proofreading drafts of e-texts for errors.
By July 2015, over 30,000 texts had been digitized. History Distributed Proofreaders was founded by Charles Franks in 2000 as an independent site to assist Project Gutenberg. Distributed Proofreaders became an official Project Gutenberg site in 2002. On 8 November 2002, Distributed Proofreaders was slashdotted, and more than 4,000 new members joined in one day, causing an influx of new proofreaders and software developers, which helped to greatly increase the quantity and quality of e-text production. Proofreading process Public domain works, typically books with expired copyright, are scanned by volunteers or sourced from digitization projects and the images are run through optical character recognition (OCR) software. DP Europe Adam Zerner. Challenge.gov. Information.
Windows RSS Platform – Microsoft RSS Blog. Hello, Walter from the land of IE Program Managers here.
You might have seen or read about the RSS functionality in the user interface of IE7 Beta 2 Preview. There is a bit more to it then just letting users subscribe and read feeds from the IE7 user interface. The RSS functionality in IE7 is “powered” by the Windows RSS Platform. The Windows RSS Platform API encapsulates 3 main components: Common Feed List, Feed Synchronization Engine, and Feed Store. The RSS functionality in IE7 is built on top of these components. AI’s open source model is closed, inadequate, and outdated. Artificial Intelligence is big.
And getting bigger. Enterprises that have experience with machine learning are looking to graduate to Artificial Intelligence based technologies. Enterprises that have yet to build a machine learning expertise are scrambling to understand and devise a machine learning and AI strategy. Oracle Buys Apiary, a Specialist in Application Programming Interfaces. Oracle says it is buying Apiary, a company that specializes in managing and monitoring application programming interfaces, or APIs, which offer standard ways to connect software applications.
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Datasets. The DBpedia data set uses a large multi-domain ontology which has been derived from Wikipedia as well as localized versions of DBpedia in more than 100 languages. 1 Background Wikipedia has grown into one of the central knowledge sources of mankind and is maintained by thousands of contributors.
Wikipedia articles consist mostly of free text, but also contain different types of structured information, such as infobox templates, categorisation information, images, geo-coordinates, and links to external Web pages. For instance, the figure below shows the source code and the visualisation of an infobox template containing structured information about the town of Innsbruck. The DBpedia project extracts various kinds of structured information from Wikipedia editions in more than 100 languages and combines this information into a huge, cross-domain knowledge base. 3 Denoting or Naming "things" DBpedia. Wikipedia:Researching with Wikipedia - Wikipedia. Crowdfunding Platform for Scientific Research.
Iris is an AI to help science R&D. Most startups have a pitch.
The team behind Iris AI has two: right now they’ve created an AI-powered science assistant that functions like a search tool, helping researchers track down relevant journal papers without having to know the right keywords for their search. But in future their big vision is their artificially intelligent baby grows up to become a scientist in her own right — capable of forming and even testing hypotheses, based on everything it’s going to learn in its science research assistant ‘first job’ role. Such is the multi-stage, big picture promise of artificial intelligence. Yet convincing customers to buy into AI’s potential now, at what is still a pretty nascent stage in the tech’s development, remains a challenge. Evidence of superior efficacy is required. How Do A Blind Person & A Deaf Person Communicate? (with Rikki Poynter) Iorad - the tutorial builder.
Beginner's Guide to Jiggers, Tungiasis and Sand Fleas! Untitled. Carbonate-outcrops world - Karst - Wikipedia. Winze - Wikipedia. Mine exploration - Wikipedia. Caving - Wikipedia. Stephens Gap, a vertical cave in Alabama. Caving — also traditionally known as spelunking in the United States and Canada and potholing in the United Kingdom and Ireland — is the recreational pastime of exploring wild (generally non-commercial) cave systems.
In contrast, speleology is the scientific study of caves and the cave environment. Best Extreme Caving Video Moments on YouTube 2014. המאמץ להפוך את ארה"ב למדינה צודקת לעתים נתקל בתבוסה בקלפי - בחירות בארה"ב 2016. Ctm. Stm. Facebook fires trending team, and algorithm without humans goes crazy. I Contributed To An Open-Source Editor, And So Can You. A few months ago, Jason Grigsby’s post about autocompletion in forms1 made the rounds. I loved the idea of allowing users to fill in their credit card details by taking a picture of their card. Word processing tutorial part 1. FLOSSworld: home. Evgeny Morozov. Evgeny Morozov. Why the World Is Rebelling Against ‘Experts’ Emotivism.
Fad or Function? Using what you enjoy...and makes sense. — The Clicky Post. The Old Farmers Almanac. Movie recommendation site Jinni.com is shutting down, any alternatives? : movies. Cowon X7 review. Taming Information Technology: Lessons from Studies of System Administrators - Eser Kandogan. Local Experts in the Domestication of Information and Communication Technologies - Information, Communication & Society. The Generational Basis of Historical Knowledge. Research:Characterizing Wikipedia Reader Behaviour. Little is known about the purpose of each Wikipedia reader's visit to the website. We currently provide the same interface to all Wikipedia readers, independent of the purpose of their visit and their needs.
Interlingua. The name Interlingua comes from the Latin words inter, meaning between, and lingua, meaning tongue or language.