Lynx Roundup, January 26th 2020

Lynx Roundup, January 26th 2020

Rats driving tiny cars! Practical coding in Tensorflow 2.0! The cost of climate change!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

AI learned to use tools after nearly 500 million games of hide and seek
OpenAI’s agents evolved to exhibit complex behaviors, suggesting a promising approach for developing more sophisticated artificial intelligence.
Scientists taught rats to drive tiny rodent-sized cars
Your Uber has arrived! Rats have mastered the art of driving — taking tiny rodent-sized cars for joyrides in a lab experiment at the University of Richmond. The rats were trained to drive the minus…
Practical Coding in TensorFlow 2.0
A practical coding guide for TensorFlow 2.0. Eager execution, @tf.function, TensorArray, and advanced control flow: if/else statements, for/while loops.
The Cost of Climate Change
The lobbyist network behind attacks on Greta Thunberg
DeSmog UK was launched in September 2014 as an investigative media outlet dedicated to cutting through the spin clouding the debate on energy and environment in Britain. Since then, our team of journalists and researchers has become a go-to source for accurate, fact-based information regarding misin…
The Millennial Urban Lifestyle Is About to Get More Expensive
As WeWork crashes and Uber bleeds cash, the consumer-tech gold rush may be coming to an end.


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.