Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Berlin, Germany

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November 19th, 2019

techreview Thousands of ships in Shanghai, the world's busiest port, are falling victim to a mysterious new weapon that is able to spoof GPS systems in a way never seen before. by @meharris technologyreview.com/s/614689/ghost…

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AnotherLinguist I like Arrival but some things in the film seem highly implausible to me (a linguist), like the idea that college students would suggest tuning a TV to a news channel to get info & that a lecture hall would have a TV capable of tuning into a live broadcast.

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durst Muss man Star Wars Teil 2, 7b und K bis V der richtigen Reihenfolge gesehen haben um Episode VIII ¾ verstehen zu können?

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hylkemetie After almost a year of PhD work, I'm proud to announce... my Accent Quiz is live and online! Click the link to find out how good you are at recognising accents. It's good fun, 5-10 minutes, and you get a score at the end! (Retweeting would be great!) research.sc/participant/lo…

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AmmoniteInk I dunno. Having a character whose white AND male AND straight AND cis AND allo AND Christian AND totally neurotypical AND not disabled at all, in any way, just seems kind of unrealistic to me. It's just a lot to put on one character, you know?

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publictorsten Das ist ja leider der Normalfall. Gegen alle Widerstände LSR durchsetzen -- auch wenn es nicht bringt.
Gegen alle Widerstände Datenschutz schwächen -- obwohl es eher Google und Facebook nützt.
Mindestlohn für Austräger verhindern -- und dann merken, dass niemand austragen will. twitter.com/ChristophKappe…

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Chaosfux neue Apothekenumschau ist hier pic.twitter.com/G6e0OBufqa

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fchollet New Keras feature: the TextVectorization layer. It takes as input strings and takes care of text standardization, tokenization, and vocabulary indexing.

This enables you to create models that process raw strings.

End-to-end text classification example: colab.research.google.com/drive/1RvCnR7h… pic.twitter.com/FxCiTRbJU5

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