Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers tb0yd/rootfinder

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers tb0yd/rootfinder

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A fun little project to play with Jupyter Notebooks, Scikit-learn, and neural nets with Keras. Goal To train a neural network to learn Arabic morphology. Includes: Scripts for data mining Starter data 2 iterations of the model: roots.ipynb and roots-with-noroots.ipynb. roots-with-noroots.ipynb is named weird, but it just means we are more intelligent about tracking words…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers As Memes Evolve, Apps Are Struggling to Keep Up

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers As Memes Evolve, Apps Are Struggling to Keep Up

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Everyone is racing to build a killer meme-making tool. Taylor Lorenz Aug 1, 2018 Shutterstock / Taylor Lorenz / The Atlantic Last year, Alex, a 19-year-old in California who runs a network of Instagram pages dedicated to publishing memes, became so frustrated with the current apps for making memes that she hired a developer to…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Acer’s new Chromebook 13 laptops start at $650 and come out in September

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Acer’s new Chromebook 13 laptops start at $650 and come out in September

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After unveiling its new Chrome OS business notebooks in May, Acer has finally announced when the laptops will hit the market — and how much they’ll cost. The new Chromebook 13 and Chromebook Spin 13 will be available for commercial customers starting in September. Both models feature an all-aluminum body, a 13.5-inch, 2256 x 1504…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Terry Bogard From Fatal Fury Joins the Female-Only SNK Heroines Character Roster

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Terry Bogard From Fatal Fury Joins the Female-Only SNK Heroines Character Roster

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NIS America continues to reveal more about its upcoming fighting game, SNK HEROINES Tag Team Frenzy. We’ve recently learned more about the gameplay and the game’s exciting story. Of course, with each passing month, NIS America unveils more of the game’s all-female character roster. The devs invite players to prepare for battle, because this time around,…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Overwatch League adding teams in Atlanta and Guangzhou

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Overwatch League adding teams in Atlanta and Guangzhou

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Activision Blizzard announced today during its financial results for 2018’s second quarter that Overwatch League is adding two new teams: Atlanta and Guangzhou, China. Overwatch League is a major investment from Blizzard. The esports organization features city-based teams and gives its players full salaries. The finals for the first season took place last week, with the…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Samsung accidentally leaks another look at the Galaxy Note 9

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Samsung accidentally leaks another look at the Galaxy Note 9

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Samsung has published a preorder announcement for the Galaxy Note 9 on its website — but it hasn’t even officially announced the phone yet. The page reads, “Say hello to super power” and invites customers to preorder and be “one of the first to experience it.” The page is still up at the time of…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Motorola unveils the Moto Z3, a Verizon-exclusive, alongside a 5G Moto Mod

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Motorola unveils the Moto Z3, a Verizon-exclusive, alongside a 5G Moto Mod

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We’ve already got a handful of new Moto phones this year, including some Amazon exclusives, and today Motorola is adding yet another device to the list: the Moto Z3. So first, the specs. It’s a six-inch device with Super AMOLED display, 4GB of RAM, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, a 12 MP dual rear camera,…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Microtransactions, DLC make up 62% of Take-Two’s first quarter revenues

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Microtransactions, DLC make up 62% of Take-Two’s first quarter revenues

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Take-Two Interactive is seeing even more of its money coming from in-game purchases. The company said that “recurrent consumer spending” — which is its name for microtransactions and downloadable content purchases — made up 62 percent of its $388 million in revenue through the first quarter of its fiscal 2019. Take-Two is the parent company…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Pictures of a blank GeForce GTX 1180 card reveal connectors and memory slots

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Pictures of a blank GeForce GTX 1180 card reveal connectors and memory slots

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Pictures of the upcoming GeForce GTX 1180 graphics card have supposedly surfaced on Baidu showcasing only the card’s printed circuit board. Based on the certification logos, it’s a final design and presumably a reference board used by Nvidia’s hardware partners to create their own GTX 1180 add-in graphics cards. Based on the layout, the GTX…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Spider-Man for PS4 preview: A love letter to comics and open-world tropes

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Spider-Man for PS4 preview: A love letter to comics and open-world tropes

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Let’s Play Peter Parker — The new game offers plenty of lore for comics fans, but gameplay feels familiar. Samuel Axon – Aug 2, 2018 2:00 pm UTC Spider-Man has a special white-spider suit for this game. Sony Combat is serviceable, but it’s pretty much a direct rip from Batman: Arkham Asylum and similar brawlers.…