The masks come with a melt-blown filter that fits perfectly inside the inner pocket, and you can buy replacements in packs of 10 on Vistaprint’s website. Studies have also suggested that using a combination of synthetic and cotton fabrics can create an electrostatic charge that makes masks even more effective—so I love that Vistaprint’s mask has double layers of both. The masks are sturdy, too: I’ve thrown mine into random batches of laundry many times, and it still looks and feels as good as new. … [Read more...] about Editor’s Pick: I recommend this face mask to everyone
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In 2019, Facebook built upon BERT’s approach with its RoBERTa model, which uses even more training data. “The system has to represent the meaning of the words that it sees, the structure of the sentence, the context,” says Facebook chief AI scientist Yann LeCun, a legend in the AI field who’s been tackling some of its biggest challenges since the 1980s. “As a result, it kind of learns what language is all about, which is weird, because it doesn’t know anything about the physical reality of the world. It doesn’t have vision, it doesn’t have hearing, it doesn’t have anything.” But even if a computer doesn’t learn about the world directly, self-supervised learning can help it learn something about the meanings of words, and the relationships between meanings, while processing the data. … [Read more...] about Facebook’s AI for detecting hate speech is facing its biggest challenge yet
“Based on the limited information you have you can determine probability,” says Konnikova. “Focus on the probability that the next card can improve your hand or improve your opponent’s hand. What are probabilities that will change the board? This is all knowable. That’s what being a good poker player is. The outcome is not a proxy if you did the right things.” … [Read more...] about What poker can teach you about living through a pandemic
Ask around if people have heard of the app through which you wish to invest. Garg says, “Go through the customer reviews and user ratings on Google play store or Apple App store and understand typical challenges faced by the existing investors. Consider poor reviews with one or two stars from recent dates and see the challenges investors are facing.” This way, you know the shortcomings before signing up and there are no surprises. … [Read more...] about Millennials love investing via apps, but are they aware of the pitfalls?
“We are shocked, terrified. We do not know what to do?” Avni wrote on her Facebook page. Avni alleged that the mobsters were led by Sharad Agarwal, Manju Agarwal, sister of Prabhu Shankar, the brother who was given the eastern part of the Haldiram empire, and Manju’s son, Vatsal Agarwal. She alleged that the troika entered the shop forcibly, cut CCTV cameras telephone lines, stole hard discs of computers, assaulted and forced employees to divulge the bank account details and passwords of emails operated by the late Mahesh Aggarwal. The hoodlums also took away account books, legal papers, property papers, official stamps, share certificates, signed cheques, purchase bills, Income tax files, balance sheets and many other documents, including Mahesh’s laptop and pen drives. She claimed the damage caused to their property was over Rs 80 lakh. Avni further said she is scared about the safety of her businesses, employees and lives of her family members. … [Read more...] about Bitter fight erupts in Haldiram’s group over property after death of family elder