I'm unbelievably on board with this.
Every Ubuntu installation phones home at boot and on every login: https://twitter.com/lelff/status/1210619413885575168
me: i wonder what would happen if i trained the neural net gpt-2 on christmas carols?
Moving around (sports adjacent) challenge
Just signed up for the Frozen Feet challenge - to try to walk or run a mile outdoors every day of January.
I would extend this as an invitation to join me, adapted in whatever way makes sense. I get that some of you are in the HOT season now (I am not). Also a mile might be way not healthy for some - so maybe pick a distance that feels good to you. The idea being to actually be outdoors daily, moving your body, being alive in the world.
Google Buys Fitbit for $2.1B
I regret buying a Fitbit device. Not only does it kinda suck but now the data it collected on me is going to change hands as well.