Medicine needs to embrace open source

Why are businesses going open-source? Red Hat answers Red Hat's new survey of enterprise businesses reveals a world where almost everyone has joined the open-source bandwagon. Read more: https://zd.net/2viwrQb In 2015, Pfizer researchers discovered its rheumatoid…

Software Below the Poverty Line

Software below the poverty line 13 Jun 2019 Most people believe that open source sustainability is a difficult problem to solve. As an open source developer myself, my own perspective to this problem was more…

globally accessible seed vault located on the Norwegian…

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault (Norwegian: Svalbard globale frøhvelv) is a secure seed bank on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen near Longyearbyen in the remote Arctic Svalbard archipelago, about 1,300 kilometres (810 mi) from the North…

Japan outlaws drunk drone flying

Image copyright PA Image caption Drone use is growing in Japan as in many other nations Operating a drone in Japan while drunk could lead to a year in prison thanks to new legislation. The…

US efforts to jail Assange for espionage are…

Do you remember the Collateral Murder video – the one that showed US air crew in Apache helicopters killing people as though playing computer games, laughing at the dead after slaughtering a dozen people, including…

Introducing the new HTML element – welcome…

Hello! It looks like you're writing a blog post - would you like help with that? chuckles Me and my colleagues at Microsoft have decided that the world needs more Clippy - the adorable animated…

GIMP – GIMP 2.10.12 Released

GIMP 2.10.12 is mostly a bug fix release as some annoying bugs were discovered, which is to be expected after a 2.10.10 with so many changes! “Don’t squash bugs… free them!”, by Aryeom, CC BY-SA 4.0…

Weight Agnostic Neural Networks

Abstract Not all neural network architectures are created equal, some perform much better than others for certain tasks. But how important are the weight parameters of a neural network compared to its architecture? In this…