Betrayed. Jailed. Abandoned. These were probably some of the things that were running through Boethius’ mind as he awaited his eventual torture and execution under false pretenses.
How dark and twisted paths does the river of time run! Who could guess that the roaring streams of paradise, Were quietly born in breathless heights of frost? I run the race of life, but how would I know I’d won? We build great castles as memorials of our pride, Accumulate treasures that shineContinue reading “A prayer for humility”
We are in the midsts of a massive, global war campaign. There aren’t any corpses (that we know of), no open-plain battlefields, no guns to see. I’m talking about the daily battles being fought in cyberspace between people, groups and nations. Now, these kind of attacks are indeed talked about, but barely at all comparedContinue reading “The war no one talks about”
Consider this: I want to book a flight from Atlanta to New York for next weekend, and want to get the cheapest ticket available. I also I want it to be with an airline that is connected to my rewards program, preferably on a flight that has wi-fi. How would I do it? I willContinue reading “Apps are dead. Long live AI!”
I’m going to cut through right to the chase here. There’s a growing problem in having advanced AI algorithms taking over human tasks while possessing little, to non-existent ethical benchmarks that assess their actions.
I walked this morning to Starbucks, as I usually do on Sundays, and decided to take a break from reading the Lord of the Rings series. Much as I love Tolkien’s epic, sweeping tales, I wanted to go for something more intimate and philosophical – enter St. Augustine. His book The Confessions, has been a profoundContinue reading “#Throwback to 400AD”
I’m taking a developer certification for using IBM’s Watson AI, and one of the learning requirements is to understand the basics of artificial neural networks. In order to retain the information better and to understand the underlying processes, I decided to actually create a neural network, with the help of Stephen Welch’s excellent “Neural NetworksContinue reading “What I learned from building a neural network. Hint: the robots are coming!”
See the first post here. The previous post finished with a question. I hope to finish this one with an answer. I asked “how do we know what kind of laws are necessary?” and, “can they be prevented from infringing on an individual’s rights?” Since these questions are so large and encompass thousands of yearsContinue reading “Law & Order: Episode 2”
A poem on creating your future and letting fate decide itself.
How can we ensure that a person’s liberty is protected while maintaining an orderly state? Find out in the pilot episode of Law & Order from the Set All on Fire channel!