Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Berlin, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @texttheater ever

August 1st, 2017

“private Autos einen Großteil des öffentlichen Raums blockieren, obwohl sie 90 Prozent der Zeit nur rumstehen” zeit.de/wirtschaft/201…

via Twitter Web Client

fre8de8rike That's precisely why you should be worried. Learning algorithms are increasingly used to make consequential decisi… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 10:36 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

@skeptikantin Ich hoffe, sie haben dich da rauspumpen können.

via Twitter for Android in reply to skeptikantin

VeredShwartz @ErikaVaris My background is computer science and I feel exactly the same. I think most people need more than a 30… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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ErikaVaris I'm really struggling to keep my brain from just turning OFF whenever I see mathematical formulas on slides. :-/

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 8:42 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

deliprao Two extremes on Twitter:

"AIs are talking to each other and taking over the world"

"AI is all math. Nothing is wrong with math."

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:09 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

"Der Sicherungskasten ist nicht beschriftet, beschwer dich beim Hausmeister!" - "Kennst du den Ausdruck 'to pick one's battles'?"

via Twitter for Android

Ooh, Google Assistant understands English commands even if set to German! Nice.

via Twitter for Android

philpennock Today I noticed that fastgood.cheap lets you select all three together as long as JavaScript is disabled. There's a moral here.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:55 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

Lotterleben Geil, jetzt hab ich irgendwie alt-tab kaputtgespielt.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:55 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

"Wichtig ist ja heutzutage, dass $Student das auf ihrem Telefon tun kann."

via Twitter for Android

chrisrodley Flickr added a similarity search powered by deep learning and I've been using it to find all the Accidental Last Su… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:26 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

Y0rkshireWisdom "Just heard a tragic story about a drummer with no timing. He got kicked out his band, then a few days later threw himself behind a bus."

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:17 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

rubyetc 'Screw Flanders' over and over.. pic.twitter.com/sH7FiZ9M2C

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:32 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

rctatman Spot on commentary about the overwhelming focus on task performance from @dongng at the @WiNLPWorkshop. pic.twitter.com/ACMitF2kEP

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 2:11 PM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

stevage1 @excitedstate @Royal_Arse @Wolfram_Alpha Like the time I was shopping for a specific width of bike tyre: pic.twitter.com/J11MRQBbeE

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 11:58 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

excitedstate You know that's not what I meant, @Wolfram_Alpha pic.twitter.com/mdN6cCp4dE

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:57 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

GabrielBerlin Gerät in einen Strudel der Gefühle = bestes Gerät

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:57 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

ZeerakW Best poster design I’ve seen at by @robvanderg pic.twitter.com/VLHl2vddG1

via Tweetbot for iΟS (retweeted on 8:35 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

mcclure111 Okay so

Let me explain this for the cis people

Backscatter machines. How do they work? Think about this for a minute.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 7:42 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

eugenegu He got hired, divorced, had a baby, and fired in 10 days. Like a fruit fly.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:41 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter for Android)

aparrish @trochee and to me it's like... dude, you worked on a thing for a while and a sonnet came out. that's what writing… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:17 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

aparrish @trochee that question still seems weird to me. people have always used tools and tech to write poems (and make art… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:17 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)

aparrish @trochee (not at acl but following this paper) it's like, okay, your computer sonnet is indistinguishable from a hu… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

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aparrish @trochee been really frustrated lately with "indistinguishability" as a criterion in poetry-generation research. I… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:17 AM, Aug 1st, 2017 via Twitter Web Client)