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Eyewire http://t.co/7WuLJwV2S5 a game to crowdsource the mapping of 3D structure of neuronsRT @techreview: 23andMe Puts Health Reports on Hold http://t.co/TjgU8cpAJDAs Engineers, We Must Consider the Ethical Implications of our Work http://t.co/CvvX1lQmz7 "applies to coders and designers as well" -@gnatRT @mikeloukides: Anti patent troll bill passes US Hous of Reps, relatively untouched by amendments: http://t.co/OIA65QtFAqRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Feedback Control for Computer Systems - $11.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/QGMJzYGzEpRT @adage: Nissan Creates Oculus Rift Experience to Entice Younger Consumers http://t.co/XlulAMJ1NZRT @mikeloukides: Bluetooth 4.1: enhanced for Internet of Things http://t.co/2tdXhzhrsuRT @micberryman: Consumer drones are coming, and they will change everything http://t.co/ejZ7bDJp6vCollaboration, Stars, and the Changing Organization of Science: Evidence from Evolutionary Biology http://t.co/K1H5aUxHbIRT @mikeloukides: What happens to technology when we run out of rare metals? http://t.co/hXOsLbLbU7Quantified Self to Essential Self http://t.co/NdPJkQsaqX @LindaStone on mind and body as partners in healthSociety of Mind http://t.co/nJzv9Rhwth > Marvin Minsky’s book now Creative-Commons licensed
Bitcoin Stats http://t.co/dOmjt3pmo5 "$21MM traded, $15MM of electricity spent mining. Goodness." -@gnatRT @mikeloukides: FAA officially permits drone use by farmers http://t.co/T5L5b2OVV8iOS vs Android Engagement http://t.co/VsfNth4qEK @lukew rounds up the dataRT @mims: It now costs as little as $5 a chip to make your gadget join internet of things. Startups, take notice: http://t.co/AGBjDWqIiiIntegration of Civil UAS in the National Airspace System (PDF) http://t.co/s0LCVzkj9M first pass at regulatory framework for dronesMT @jstogdill: "The Tesla Model S luxury sedan is a wonderful car, but it weighs more than 4,600 pounds." http://t.co/IkDB2JhgmdRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Blender Master Class - $19.98 (Save 50%). Use code DEAL http://t.co/kFsYvOZkXyA Surgeon's Review Of Google Glass In The Operating Room http://t.co/Lz5KIHD5GR His conclusion: useful, but it still has miles to goDeducer http://t.co/Ydvfjfog4H "An R Graphical User Interface (GUI) for Everyone"
Disguise Detection http://t.co/oABdAyuqGs using Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and PythonData Portraits: Connecting People of Opposing Views http://t.co/A2UTXPdOdS @Yahoo! Labs research to break the filter bubble -@gnatRT @micberryman: Very thoughtful post on principles for designing wearables. http://t.co/FkkImSjVCHRT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Mobile HTML5: Using the latest today - $15.99 (Save 50%). Use code DEAL http://t.co/hWvbmm64nTRT @ZDNet: The actual cost of datacenter downtime http://t.co/SAyRBH2P8LRT @strataconf Best price for #Strataconf 2014 ends this Thurs Dec 5. Check out the program & get your spot early http://t.co/fwtrETb2r0Enter the @opensourceway holiday gift giveaway for a chance to win some of our books: https://t.co/ESX051PAPuMADlib http://t.co/piZS4gVNmA open-source library for scalable in-database analyticsWearable computing and automation http://t.co/S4QxP10o3D @MatthewSGast tinkers w/a Jawbone UP to show the promise in wearable sensorsRT @OReillySolid The CFP for #OReillySolid closes Dec 9 http://t.co/HBtrXfnXmK Tell us how you're bringing software & hardware togetherSAMOA (Scalable Advanced Massive Online Analysis) http://t.co/juB3GUxorp @yahoo's distributed streaming machine learning (ML) framework
The Mature Optimization Handbook http://t.co/VUkU7KFXSM free, well thought out, and well written -@gnatRT @mikeloukides: Amazon's drone army: Guardian isn't buying the hype http://t.co/T3HS4V9GOpMediated Visions http://t.co/drxqyvr7Wx @mikeloukides: "what is it about mediating an experience through a frame that makes it seem better?"Drone Footage of Bangkok Protests http://t.co/0ibE1bzfD2 "these videos — shared by Bangkok Pundit — show protesters clashing with police"RT @OReillyMedia *Free to Choose* - Save 50% on ALL Ebooks & Videos http://t.co/EuPNOzLCCR #CyberMonday OnlyRT @ZDNet: 10 Reasons 2014 will be the Year of Small Data http://t.co/BmKkEhRxb1RT @mikeloukides: Difference between technology in 2005 and 2013 http://t.co/Q0FEX6H4rwRT @BBCTech: France orders search engine blocks http://t.co/lGGduT9OloAwesome Pokemon Hack http://t.co/9bfVJhUO6D you can program by assembling items and then triggering the glitch. SO COOL -@gnatRT @mikeloukides: Text mining scientific papers yields new results. Automating research: http://t.co/kSl1kvPM6QCalTech Machine Learning Video Library http://t.co/4qRodmtJI2 - a pile of video introductions to different machine learning concepts -@gnat
RT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: RESTful Java with JAX-RS 2.0 - $15.99 (Save 50%) Use code DEAL http://t.co/UnfD3PDlXYBoil Up http://t.co/bPc9q460Re Behind the scenes for the design and coding of a real-time simulation for a museum’s science exhibitServing 1M Load-Balanced Requests/Second http://t.co/kLI8xi7TFs 7 minutes 30 seconds from empty project to serving 1M requests/secondGrowing the Use of Drones in Agriculture http://t.co/PmHuOhzcfq 3D Robotics is working w/farmers to ID user needs & test custom dronesRT @mashable: 11 Times Bill Nye Taught You Science Is Awesome http://t.co/I2zDPo2i1iCT Scanning and 3D Printing for Paleo http://t.co/zCC2UivFHo Using CT scanners to ID bones in rock, then using 3D printers to recreate themRemote-controlled vaccine delivery MT @WIRED: Injectable vaccine implants could eliminate painful booster shots http://t.co/e9qsh174e0Amazon whisperer, invisible interfaces, FDA vs 23andMe, & robots usher in a new polical order http://t.co/UpiZ6Y2Ayl an @radar team round-up
What We Know and Don’t Know http://t.co/QTeVM2F4oB @johnhawks on the Rising Star Expedition - open science in paleoanthropologyRT @strataconf The program for #Strataconf 2014 is live http://t.co/fwtrETb2r0 Check out spkrs, tutorials & 60+ sessions already scheduledRT @mikeloukides: Excellent letter about 23andMe and genetic testing http://t.co/qWcO1E6GG0Neural Networks & Deep Learning http://t.co/T003Z5MYCh Chapter 1 up and free & an IndieGogo campaign to fund the rest http://t.co/BJ0OszuWs8Equivalent of over 100 million yrs of video by 2015 http://t.co/IXOCaGo2Gp "80% of this data continues to be unstructured and disorganized"RT @OReillyMedia Save 50% on Game Design Ebooks + New 10th anniversary edition of A Theory of Fun for Game Design http://t.co/5XUNDe854lRT @Reuters: EU demands protection against U.S. data surveillance http://t.co/oODuPUvgF9MT @mikeloukides: Surveillance, counter-surveillance & what's happening in the IETF: excellent summary by @timbray http://t.co/aUG4h0VaeVPranking Black Friday http://t.co/7REyrQBEru @mikeloukides: Raise consciousness about the silliness of Black Friday — do anything but shopRT @RWW: Python is quickly displacing R as the programming language for data science. http://t.co/ynoM3t8girWhat You’re Not Supposed To Do With Google Glass http://t.co/5xbkza6Oqk "My mission: I would push Glass to its limits"RT @mikeloukides: Big Sensor Data: yes, this is happening. And I don't see many people talking about it. http://t.co/eix70R3FBxThe Death and Life of Great Internet Cities http://t.co/thQNFFlnEd "we stopped being frontiersmen and started being consumers"
Sprite Lamp on @Kickstarter http://t.co/0GY92UujQJ - a tool to help game developers combine 2D art w/dynamic lightingRT @mikeloukides: Now this is an interesting pen! Conductive ink: you can draw circuits http://t.co/Xc0Pjmnv8jGlitch Content Enters Public Domain http://t.co/Zz4ly33nd9 "using CC0 to give the public the maximum possible rights for reuse" -@gnatRT @ndiakopoulos: A Neuroscientist's Radical Theory of How Networks Become Conscious: http://t.co/QRrKKOSzubGoogle’s autocompletion: algorithms, stereotypes and accountability http://t.co/dqHYCNJKND "Who is in charge when algorithms are in charge?”RT @timoreilly: Promising looking kickstarter: Infoactive - Drop live data into interactive infographics http://t.co/II38pZdH0x via @acrollRT @OReillyMedia Ebook Deal/Day: Save 50% - Discover the World of #3DPrinting - Join the Next Industrial Revolution! http://t.co/qSFWXuux6kThis link works: Ready to talk turkey? @CookingforGeeks author Jeff Potter is on Science Friday http://t.co/TjOAGV7MPr @scifri #ThanksgivingReady to talk turkey? Join @CookingforGeeks author Jeff Potter on Science Friday: http://t.co/TjOAGV7MPr @scifri #ThanksgivingGoogle Educator MOOCs http://t.co/EtUjcrXShM online courses for teachers who use Google in their classrooms
Stream Adventure on @GitHub http://t.co/GKO8rjdkTO interactive exercises to help you understand node streamsRT @mikeloukides: What really is native for screens: thoughts about design, UI, UX http://t.co/bKSKmxI6zxFlanker on @GitHub http://t.co/xiy02pdVpl open source address and MIME parsing library in PythonRT @mikeloukides: The future of casts for broken bones: 3d printed, of course http://t.co/FllFtAm7otWhoosh http://t.co/d8eIm05X2v fast, featureful full-text indexing and searching library implemented in pure PythonRT @timoreilly: RT @stevesilberman: If you missed it: Chilling piece on life after antibiotics by @marynmck. http://t.co/UexbGUwulVNetwork Connectivity Optional http://t.co/Qi9Fbnk7lU assume people are offline, then enhance if they are online -@jaffathecake via @lukewMT @OReillyMedia #Ebook Deal/Day: Interviewing Users: How to Uncover Compelling Insights - Save 50% w/code DEAL http://t.co/vVhCGoyW0kIoT meets agriculture, Intellistreets, immersive opera & high-tech pencils http://t.co/uAvx2BJhmH @JennWebb from the @Radar backchannel
Patents, they’re not what they used to be http://t.co/m99hbUoVEr @jstogdill: "It bugs me that our patent is in the world"RT @HackThingsBlog: Nice article about the potential security concerns in connected device world http://t.co/SBjVI1UlN4RT @gigaom: Macy’s is the first retailer to use Apple’s iBeacon for in-store presence http://t.co/kEGM3JsdBnCells recharge w/in minutes & can cover about 300 miles on one charge RT @BBCTech: Toyota eyes fuel cell car by 2015 http://t.co/Ibl8vmJ4tJLG Smart TV Phones Home w/Shows & Played Files http://t.co/DNylv3DE4s appears to be sent whether the option is set to On or OffSeven teams will compete to code Atlas RT @WiredFeed: This 6-Foot, 330-Pound Robot May One Day Save Your Life http://t.co/nX1GAzACbzDrone Imagery for OpenStreetMap http://t.co/WzpL84xuFU "100 acres of aerial imagery at 4cm resolution. It took less than an hour to fly"MT @CrunchWear: This Sign Language Ring Turns Gestures Into Audio and Text - http://t.co/PTOJ3MF0A1 #WearableTechAttending a Conference via a Telepresence Robot http://t.co/xB3xP3eTGy "interesting idea, and I look forward to giving it a try" -@gnat