Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Angular.js: wrong vs right

What’s wrong with Angular.js — Este.js Framework — Medium:

Dan Wahlin - What’s “Right” with AngularJS?

AI: Elon Musk warning

Elon Musk worries AI could delete humans along with spam - CNET:

"I don't think anyone realizes how quickly artificial intelligence is advancing. Particularly if [the machine is] involved in recursive self-improvement . . . and its utility function is something that's detrimental to humanity, then it will have a very bad effect," Musk told Walter Isaacson, CEO of the Apsen Institute.

"If its [function] is just something like getting rid of e-mail spam and it determines the best way of getting rid of spam is getting rid of humans . . . " 

"Kano" DIY $150 computer

Kano is an easy-to-use $150 computer for kids and parents to explore technology together — Tech News and Analysis

based on Raspberry Pi, $35


"When it launched its Kickstarter campaign last November, Kano, a $150 computer comprised of a Raspberry Pi, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a speaker, was marketed as a DIY computer for kids and people went wild. The campaign raised over $1.5 million — a significant jump from its ambitious $100,000 goal"