Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Tolkien’ Is Too Much About the Man, Too Little About the Legacy

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Tolkien’ Is Too Much About the Man, Too Little About the Legacy

Nicholas Hoult plays the fantasy author in Tolkien.David Appleby/Fox SearchlightIn the new movie Tolkien, war is murder—and sometimes Mordor. Clouds of mustard gas billowing into the trenches of the Somme become the smoke of dragonfire; German soldiers setting men alight with flamethrowers transform into the dragon itself. A young James Ronald Reuel Tolkien staggers across…

Hexbyte  News  Computers how to do nothing

Hexbyte News Computers how to do nothing

This is a version of a keynote talk I gave at EYEO 2017 in Minneapolis.I’d like to start off by saying that this talk is grounded in a particular location, and that is the Morcom Amphitheatre of Roses in Oakland, California, otherwise known simply as “the rose garden.”In the most basic sense, that’s because I…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech PC ON YOUR PC: Microsoft to Use Artificial Intelligence to Make ‘Word’ Documents ‘Politically Correct’ – Sean Hannity

Hexbyte – Science and Tech PC ON YOUR PC: Microsoft to Use Artificial Intelligence to Make ‘Word’ Documents ‘Politically Correct’ – Sean Hannity

Microsoft Corporation announced a new addition to their latest Office suite Thursday; unveiling the use of artificial intelligence-based software to help make ‘Word’ documents more “politically correct.” “Microsoft is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to boost the use of ‘inclusive language’ in Word,” reports Fox News. “The feature is part of Ideas in Word, a…