323554cm Bamboo and Bamboo Folding Chair Portable Simple Stool (Size 31.5 30 44cm)

Zxwzzz Bathroom Shelf Storage Rack Shelf Floor Shelf Finishing Shelf Bathroom

Wrought Iron Fruit Basket Roller Coaster Type Vegetable and Fruit Basket Fashion Fruit Bowl Elegant Decoration Storage Basket

5bn people have a mobile phone now, and 4bn have a smartphone. Time to stop making charts.

Quilted Comforter Corner Tabs Quilt Thicken Warm Soft All Season All-Season Quilted Comforte Rhypoallergenic Winter Quilt (Size 200cmx230cm3kg)
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Peacock bluee Large ZHAOYONGLI Stool Footstool shoes Bench Sofa Stool Change shoes Bench Wooden Stool Square Stool Solid Wood Creative Home Living Room Sofa Multi-Function Stool Creative Solid Durable Long Lasting

WENZHE Upholstered Fabric Headboard Pillow Bedside Wedges Backrest Waist Pad Flax Backrest Washable Soft Case Home Hotel Sponge Waist Pad, 5 colors (color A, Size 90x55cm) Cushion Upholstered npyxrp4065-Furniture

Notes on AI Bias

Machine learning is the new centre of tech, and like all big new things there are issues. ‘AI bias’ is much-discussed right now: machine learning finds patterns but sometimes it finds the wrong one, and it can be hard to tell. This is a real concern, but it’s also manageable as long as we pay proper attention to it, and will probably look much like similar issues in previous waves of automation.

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Omnimount 97-682-223 Re2u Rack Shelf for 26-57 Inch TVs

A 120x55cm WENZHE Upholstered Fabric Upholstered Headboard Pillow Bedside Cushion Wedges Backrest Waist Pad Flax Backrest Multifunction Soft Case Home Bedroom Waist Pad Washable, 5 colors

Internet platforms are mechanical Turks - they can only understand things by finding a way to leverage vast numbers of humans. They’re distributed computers where all of us are the CPUs. How does that affect how we think about abuse, and how might machine learning change this? 

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Apple Plus - brand versus subscription

Apple’s talk about services got specific with a bunch of news subscription services. Most of them are sensible and worthy iteration, but the company still hasn’t explained exactly what it plans with its push into commissioning billions of dollars of premium TV (Spielberg! Oprah!). Maybe all of this is about trust: the old Apple promise was that you don't have to worry if the tech works, and the new promise is you don't have to worry if the tech is scamming you. 

Dog Basket Bed Cushion Washable Durable Linen Inside Full Filling Comfortable Inner Cushion Four Seasons Universal (color Khaki and Brown, Size L)
Beanbag, Cotton material Bean Bag Multifunction Removable and washable Individual Floor chair ( color 5 )

Smart home, machine learning and discovery

Smart home today looks a lot like the world of kitchen gadgets a few generations ago - and so does machine learning. We have a bunch of cheap commodity components (DC motors! Cameras! Wifi chips! Voice recognition!) and we’re trying to work out how to bolt them together into things that makes sense. There are lots of experiments - some things will be the toasters or benders of the future, and some will be the electric can-opener.

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