This is a quick 'n' dirty placeholder for a personal homepage, which syndicates the most recent posts from my Google+ feed
Posterous blog and shared articles from Google Reader. Real homepage coming when I get around to it.
Why a bunch of Silicon Valley investors are suddenly interested in universal basic income. Because other studies address the question of whether a basic income discourages people from going out and getting a job, but if all the jobs are going to be automated, that ceases to be an interesting question. The question then is whether people will become couch potatoes or whether they will take the initiative to do creative things.
Adding style to maps with neural nets (Image is the input not the result)
This is pretty awesome. It turns out you can use a real world map to style your rough illustrated map, and create an incredible result. involves downloading a git repo with some fairly punchy dependencies, but the results are great.