This week I was looking forward to two things. The start of AI-Class and a new Comic Strip Presents… One of these things was a crushing disappointment. The other is a brilliant experiment to teach 160,000 students the basics of artificial intelligence. Here’s what else caught my eye this week.
This week saw the start of AI-Class from Stanford University. I wrote a post about it back in August when I signed up, I plan on doing a weekly post about the course as it progresses. But to mark the start of ten weeks of study, check out what one of my fellow class members did to his course notes. Worth a look even if you’re not studying it ‘cos they are marvellous
Woah!Woah! check this out
There is nothing I don’t like about this unofficial Tintin title sequence the music is great too.
Pixar’s MBA (that’s Movie based advice)
Fast co. Design had a great piece this week called The 5 Secrets To Pixar’s Success – well worth reading.
Advice for Twitter users
A great blog post on Twitter etiquette following the Brooker, Cameron Lizard farrago.
Picture caption of the week
CNN reports Blackberry outage even worse than feared, affecting “almost every planet”
Great workplace rules posters. Can’t tell you how much I agree with Criminalize Decaf
I saw this on ESPN America. I don’t want to ruin it but off-road riding really is quite dangerous.
Er, please don’t throw me out
The incredibly hard UK citizenship test. I Felt sure the answer to the Halloween question was to hide!
Internet is the mother of invention
Science Fiction Encyclopedia beta is now online