Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers How to beat LinkedIn: The Game

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers How to beat LinkedIn: The Game

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Since its founding in 2002, LinkedIn has quickly become one of the most popular video games of all time. It currently has roughly 530 million users, and was purchased by Microsoft in 2016 for $26.2 billion, the same company that also purchased two other trendy games, Minecraft (2014) and GitHub (2018). For those unfamiliar, LinkedIn…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Psychedelics Promote Structural and Functional Neural Plasticity

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Psychedelics Promote Structural and Functional Neural Plasticity

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Jump to Section Introduction Results   Psychedelics Promote Neuritogenesis   Psychedelics Promote Spinogenesis and Synaptogenesis   Psychedelics Promote Plasticity through a TrkB- and mTOR-Dependent Mechanism   The 5-HT2A Receptor Mediates the Effects of Psychedelics on Structural Plasticity Discussion Experimental Procedures   Drugs   Animals   Cell Culture   Statistical Analysis Acknowledgments   Author Contributions   Declaration of Interests Supplemental Information References Neuropsychiatric diseases, including mood and…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers GoogleChromeLabs/ndb

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers GoogleChromeLabs/ndb

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ndb is an improved debugging experience for Node.js, enabled by Chrome DevTools Installation Compatibility: ndb requires Node >=8.0.0. It works best with Node >=10. Installation: ndb depends on Puppeteer which downloads a recent version of Chromium (~170MB Mac, ~280MB Linux, ~280MB Win). Windows users: Installation may fail on Windows during compilation the native dependencies. The…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Autopsy of a deep learning paper

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Autopsy of a deep learning paper

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Introduction I read a lot of deep learning papers, typically a few/week. I’ve read probably several thousands of papers. My general problem with papers in machine learning or deep learning is that often they sit in some strange no man’s land between science and engineering, I call it “academic engineering”. Let me describe what I…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Splatoon 2’s Octoling Amiibo Set Releasing in December

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Splatoon 2’s Octoling Amiibo Set Releasing in December

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By Liana ‘LiLi’ Ruppert – July 21, 2018 Good news, Splatoon 2 fans! A new batch of fresh Amiibo are on the way and ready for the holiday season! The three pack includes Octoling Girl, Octoling Boy, and a … well, an octopus. There’s a theme here. The new pack of favourite characters arrives for…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Sues ROM Sites In Massive $100 Million Lawsuit To Prevent Piracy, Illegal Emulation

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Sues ROM Sites In Massive $100 Million Lawsuit To Prevent Piracy, Illegal Emulation

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With the huge popularity of their retro inspired NES and SNES Classic consoles, Nintendo seems to be more protective of their content. Nintendo has been notoriously strict in protecting their intellectual property in the past. One example was the infamous “lockout chip,” or NES10 chip, implemented in the hardware profile of the original Nintendo Entertainment…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Watch Ninja compete in, stream the Red Bull Rise Till Dawn Fortnite event

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Watch Ninja compete in, stream the Red Bull Rise Till Dawn Fortnite event

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Tyler “Ninja” Blevins poses for a portrait in Chicago, Illinois, USA on 15 June, 2018. A’s fans don’t seem thrilled the team traded for a domestic abuser by Josh Hill Ninja is ready to go all night from way above Chicago in the first big event in his partnership with Red Bull. Not that you…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Mega Man: Fully Charged Receives a Trailer and Debut Date

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Mega Man: Fully Charged Receives a Trailer and Debut Date

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HDX Media has released a new trailer for Mega Man: Fully Charged, showing off the hero’s new show as it received a debut date this week. The show itself is basically a modernized version of every Mega Man game you’ve ever played, where our hero is in a world with humans and robots both living in…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Resident Evil 2 Remake Box Art Revealed

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Resident Evil 2 Remake Box Art Revealed

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By Tyler Fischer – July 21, 2018 (Photo: Capcom)If you’re a digital junkie like me, box art means nothing. But if you buy/collect physical copies of games, then box art is everything. And despite being a digital only kinda guy, even I can appreciate a good piece of box art displayed proudly on a shelf.…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Overwatch Nerf Line Reveals First Gun

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Overwatch Nerf Line Reveals First Gun

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By Liana ‘LiLi’ Ruppert – July 21, 2018 Too bad the first gun in the Overwatch Nerf line wasn’t revealed to be a D.Va weapon, because then we could say “NERF this!” and her voice line would make sense. Still, “Reaper here” in a grizzly voice has its own appeal, and the phrase “die, die,…