Linky Friday is Ordinary Time’s Friday tradition of compiling stories from around the world and across the web straight to you. This week, From Which Other Things STEM is the theme, looking at Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math, soundtracked with musicians than have mastered those fields themselves.
When you’re at radically difference places in the curve, the curve is so steep now that even a small lag creates gigantic discrepencies.
Slo-mo with a twist, synthetic brains, and more!
@TimSmith_Laing brings us a story of IBM’s newest creation. So man has built Deep Blue to play chess, Watson that can play quiz shows and problem solve, the worlds most powerful supercomputer, and now comes IBM’s “Project Debater”, which makes up for in tech what it lacks in imaginative branding. So who will talk to it?
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is a facility born from the drive to accomplish scientific feats before an international competitor does the same. In the modern day race for the worlds most powerful computer, the ORNL-housed Summit supercomputer has put the US back in the lead…for now.
Ooooh, VR jackets!
Turns out, Skynet might have been an underachieving bunch of pikers. At least, if the developments in robot technology from Boston Dynamic and others are to be believed in their latest batch of viral videos. But do the video clips, impressive as they are, reflect the whole truth?
Proponents hail it as an innovative way to increase ease of delivery and security. Others are decrying yet another tech-based reach into our lives and personal property.
It could have, probably should have been, much worse. With one fatality reported due to cabin depressurization, total disaster was averted by the actions of the crew during the Southwest emergency landing
People are doing bad things.
Science and technology!
Like Techday, but shorter and not as good.
This week: War, Espionage, Technology, Housing, and Transportation!
The olden days.
This week: Science, Technology, Family, Sports, and Relationships!
This week: Cities, Education, Media, Technology, and War!
This week: Crime, Law, Science, Technology, and Education!
First day of the official Tech Tuesday!
This Week: Science, Technology, Food, Energy, and Space!
This Week: Religion, Media, Crime, Technology, War
Boys and their toys, girls and their whirls.
This week: Cities, Religion, Energy, Space, Transportation, and Technology!
This week: Energy, Technology, Science, Earth, and Beyond!
This week: Economics, Babies, Health, Technology, Education, and Religion!
You don’t know the power of the dark post.
This week! Cities, Planet, Business, Technology, Transportation, Food, and Mind.
A status check on technological disruption in the legal profession.
This Week! Cities, Crime, Education, Technology, Sports, and Transportation
There’s something happenin’ here. What it is ain’t exactly clear. But it’s awesome.
Technology! And the finer things…
Since the world outside of the mind sucks, let us explore the life of the mind.
This Week: Education, Family, Healthcare, Psychology, and Technology!
Some technology links and light discussion.
Education, Innovative Housing, Europe, Technology, Energy, and Space!
This week: Business, Copyright, Crime, Labor, Resources, and Technology!