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Ray Kurzweil: How to Create a Mind

Ray Kurzweil claims that ‚If understanding language and other phenomena through statistical analysis does not count as intelligence then humans have no intelligence either.’ That is a converse argument that should disqualify Kurzweil from ever being listened to again. 2,025 more words

Machine Learning

Niki's China Corset

So this would be the second corset I’ve made for dear friend Niki, so I was felling pretty confident about getting the fit right.

Initially she was looking for something quite plain, but with a high back and shoulder straps, almost waistcoat style. 261 more words


Exciting features of C# 7.0 posted under C#

A quick overview of some of the new language features coming to C# 7.0 read more….


Knuth-Morris-Pratt(KMP) for Pattern Matching

#Day 8

KMP algorithm is used in finding a substring in a given string. Or we can say it searches for the occurrences of a “word” in a “text string”. 507 more words


Obsessive Single Minded Focus

My psychologist the other day made me put a 1 hour time limit on my gardening, crocheting will watching TV, blog writing and beauty school homework.   1,175 more words

Commit #6: Unwrapping Swift optionals

Update 12 Oct ’16: I’ve updated the code in this post and the Xcode Playground blog post version to Swift 3! Thank you for the wait  1,315 more words


Improved Pattern Matching in Kotlin

Kotlin doesn’t have true pattern matching, and that’s fine. In order to make matchable classes in Scala, there is an awful lot of overhead required to make it work, and I highly respect Kotlin’s goal of not adding much overhead anywhere. 766 more words

Functional Programming