Four short links
Four short links
  1. Everything You Know About word2vec Is Wrong -- The original word2vec C implementation does not do what's explained above, and is drastically different.
  2. On YouTube’s Digital Playground, an Open Gate for Pedophiles (NYT) -- YT's recommendation algorithm suggested home movies of families' kids to users who watched other videos of prepubescent, partially clothed children. (via BoingBoing)
  3. Canada's Review of Copyright Law (BoingBoing) -- sane proposals for fair dealing, safe harbour, TPMs, and lengthening copyright term.
  4. How to Size and Assess Teams From an Eng Lead at Stripe, Uber, and Digg -- In this exclusive interview, Larson digs into two critical components of organization design. Specifically, he shares his system for gauging the size and state of engineering teams—in not only a highly efficient and effective way, but also with a deeply empathetic and ethical approach.
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