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Walmart 在賣場要導入機器人取代人類的工作了...

在「Walmart will soon have robots roaming the aisles in 50 stores」這邊看到 Walmart 要導入機器人取代人類的工作了,像是架上沒貨或是標籤錯誤或沒標的: The robots go up and down the aisles, scanning for out-of-stock items, incorrect prices, and wrong or missing labels. 像是這樣的機器: 或是在掃描時更明顯的照片: 如果一直讓機器來換掉人類能做的事情,是不是有機會到後來就沒有工作需要做?如果當全世界都實行「無條件基本收入 (Unconditional Basic Income)」時,會不會愈來愈接近 Star Trek … Continue reading

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Star Trek 五十週年郵票

美國郵局決定要發行 Star Trek 五十週年郵票:「Star Trek Postage Stamps Coming Soon: Celebrating 50 Years of Exploring the Final Frontier」。 也快五十年了啊: The original Star Trek TV series took to the airwaves nearly 5o years ago–on September 8, 1966.

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Stack Overflow 做的 Developer Survey 2016

Stack Overflow 對開發者發問卷後把結果整理出來了:「Stack Overflow Developer Survey 2016 Results」,約 56k 個樣本數: This year, 56,033 coders in 173 countries answered the call. 整個問卷分成五塊區域:Overview、Developer Profile、Technology、Work、Community,其中 Overview 的部份是給時間不多的人看的,整理了一些比較特別或是有趣的重點: Most developers prefer dogs to cats. (But not developers in Germany.) (唔?) 要注意的是,問卷只有英文版本,所以這份問卷明顯對於英文非母語的開發者會有比較低的填寫意願,會造成統計偏差問題,所以在讀之前要注意到: Surveys aren’t perfect. … Continue reading

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Twitter 把收藏變成心狀後的使用成長

在「Twitter Sees 6% Increase In “Like” Activity After First Week Of Hearts」這邊看到 Twitter 把 Favorite 變成 Like 後的成長: The reason? According to Weil, “It’s easier to understand.” Makes sense. How many favorites could you really have at the end of … Continue reading

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2017 年將有新一季的 Star Trek...

剛剛看到 2017 年將會有最新一季的 Star Trek:「New Star Trek Series Premieres January 2017」。 Star Trek 在科技史上是部很重要的影集與一系列的電影,在 NASA 裡甚至有很多人是被 Star Trek 所影響才加入 NASA 的。 明年 2016 年將會有五十週年活動: Star Trek, which will celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2016, is one of the most successful … Continue reading

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起於去年十一月時,有人在白宮的 We the People 網站上發起建立死星的請求 XDDD 該份請願書在「Secure resources and funding, and begin construction of a Death Star by 2016.」。依照規定,請願超過兩萬五千人後,白宮必須給予正式的回覆。 於是... 白宮就正式回覆了 XDDD 回覆是由 Paul Shawcross (Chief of the Science and Space Branch at the White House Office of Management and … Continue reading

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