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機器學習與情色產業的問題

Bruce Schneier 提到了最近幾個剛好相關的議題,關於機器學習在情色產業使用時遇到的隱私議題:「Technology to Out Sex Workers」。 第一個提到的是 PornHub 用機器學習辨識演員以及各種「其他資訊」,這邊引用的報導是 TechCrunch 的「PornHub uses computer vision to ID actors, acts in its videos」: PornHub is using machine learning algorithms to identify actors in different videos, so as to better index them. … Continue reading

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Cloudflare 也能在各端點跑 JavaScript 了

類似於 AWS 先前推出的 Using CloudFront with Lambda@Edge (參考「在 CloudFront 的 edge 上跑 Lambda」以及「Lambda@Edge 的 GA」),Cloudflare 也推出了類似的功能:「Introducing Cloudflare Workers: Run Javascript Service Workers at the Edge」、「Code Everywhere: Why We Built Cloudflare Workers」。 整個系統是架構在 Chrome V8 上,尤其是安全性的部分是 Cloudflare 的人頗讚賞的重點: Security: The V8 … Continue reading

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紐約市也將禁止雇主詢問薪資

去年麻州立法禁止雇主詢問前工作的薪資 (參考「麻州立法禁止詢問前一份工作的薪資」),而紐約市也要加入這個行列了:「New York City bans employers from asking potential workers about their past salary」。 New York City joined Massachusetts, Puerto Rico, and Philadelphia in banning employers from asking job applicants about their pay at current or past jobs after the … Continue reading

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Auto Scaling 可以拉 EC2 Spot Instance 進來用了

Update:auto scaling 在 2012 就支援 spot instance 了:「EC2 Spot Instance Updates – Auto Scaling and CloudFormation Integration, New Sample App」,我一直有 auto scaling 不支援的印象... 這次是支援 EC2 Spot Fleets (i.e. 以 capacity 為主的架構,將兩台 c4.4xlarge 與一台 c4.8xlarge 當作是有相同 capacity 來喊價)。 AWS 的 Auto … Continue reading

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PostgreSQL 的 Parallel Aggreation

PostgreSQL 9.6 將會支援 Parallel Aggreation,在多 CPU core 下 aggreation operation 單一 query 的平行化效能改善 (改善非常多):「pgsql: Support parallel aggregation.」: Parallel workers can now partially aggregate the data and pass the transition values back to the leader, which can combine the partial results … Continue reading

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MySQL 的 Parallel Replication

「Multithreaded Replication to the Rescue」這篇提到了 Replication 的 Parallel Worker 機制。 作者給了平行的數量對 replication lag 的影響: 可以看得出來 Parallel Worker 機制對 Replication Lag 改善頗大,不過作者在 comment 提到中雷了:「MTS breaks in after restart」。 對於還在使用 traditional master-slave 架構的人可以參考看看。

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