Day: December 3, 2016

Google Translate AI invents its own language to translate with

‘The online translation tool recently started using a neural network to translate between some of its most popular languages – and the system is now so clever it can do this for language pairs on which it has not been explicitly trained. To do this, it seems to have created its own artificial language…’

Source: New Scientist

[What language did Skynet speak?]

Tumblr of tweets from Trump supporters who regret voting for Trump

‘Here’s a Tumblr of tweets from Trump voters who are surprised that their President Elect is already breaking the promises he made to them. Some are angry that he is not prosecuting Hillary. Others are mad that he is going to take away their Medicare and Social Security. Still others are mad that he wants to hire someone from Goldman Sachs…’

Source: Boing Boing

Too bad it doesn’t mean a hill of beans about whether he actually ends up taking the job on Jan. 20.