Lynx Roundup, December 27th, 2019

Lynx Roundup, December 27th, 2019

The data normalization spectrum! Facebook AI's new method for answering long-form questions! Computational motivation!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

How Ma Bell Shelved The Future For 60 Years
What would the world be like if fibre optic and mobile phones had been available in the 1930s? Would the decade be known as the start of the Information Revolution rather than the Great Depression?...
The Normalization Spectrum - DZone Database
This article takes a look at the data normalization spectrum, a normalized data model, a denormalized data model, and more.
An open source replacement to the traditional DFIELD and PPLANE applications for solving systems of ODEs - m-squared96/PyPLANE
Improving long-form question answering by compressing search results
Facebook AI has developed a new method that improves the performance of long-form question answering models by compressing the text that’s used to train...
Toward Computational Motivation for Multi-Agent Systems and Swarms
Motivation is a crucial part of animal and human mental development, fostering competence, autonomy, and open-ended development. Motivational constructs have proved to be an integral part of explaining human and animal behavior. Computer scientists have proposed various computational models of motiv…

Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python.