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Gord Wait

Gord Wait 

Musician, Technology, Electronics Engineering, Restaurateur(!), Internet geek, Travel..

Occupation: Electronics and FPGA Design, Restaurateur

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2016-12-08 10:43:58 (18 comments; 0 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

“Solar can already generate more energy than oil, says major scientific review” @NafeezAhmed https://medium.com/insurge-intelligence/solar-is-already-producing-more-energy-than-oil-says-major-scientific-review-873d5f779f03

+Alex Mizuki​, does this give you hope about our energy future?

Most reshares: 3

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2017-01-23 16:04:12 (0 comments; 3 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Heh!

Most plusones: 13

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2017-01-23 07:01:52 (0 comments; 1 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

#alternativefacts

Latest 50 posts

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2017-02-26 04:11:26 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

The alt right don't like fake news competition .. poor little snowflakes!

The alt right don't like fake news competition .. poor little snowflakes!___

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2017-02-17 17:28:25 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

Bookmarked for future experimentation..

https://www.twilio.com/blog/2017/02/an-easy-way-to-read-and-write-to-a-google-spreadsheet-in-python.html

Bookmarked for future experimentation..

https://www.twilio.com/blog/2017/02/an-easy-way-to-read-and-write-to-a-google-spreadsheet-in-python.html___

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2017-02-15 03:10:03 (4 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

TPC Post – Circuits Interactive

This time of year one of the most popular Interactives found at our website is DC Circuit Builder. This HTML5 simulation provides a learner with a virtual circuit builder in order to build and explore circuit concepts. DC Circuit Builder can be used to explore simple, series, parallel, and compound circuits. Building a circuit is as easy as dragging batteries, light bulbs, resistors and wires onto the workspace. A learner can even include voltmeters and ammeters in the circuit for a quantitative exploration. Being an HTML5 simulation, it is compatible with tablets such as the iPad, with Chromebooks, and with all mobile devices. Learners can open the simulation and begin exploring quite easily. Or for a more directed experience, a learner or a classroom of learners can use any one or all of the four classroom-ready exercises that has been prepared by The PhysicsC... more »

TPC Post – Circuits Interactive

This time of year one of the most popular Interactives found at our website is DC Circuit Builder. This HTML5 simulation provides a learner with a virtual circuit builder in order to build and explore circuit concepts. DC Circuit Builder can be used to explore simple, series, parallel, and compound circuits. Building a circuit is as easy as dragging batteries, light bulbs, resistors and wires onto the workspace. A learner can even include voltmeters and ammeters in the circuit for a quantitative exploration. Being an HTML5 simulation, it is compatible with tablets such as the iPad, with Chromebooks, and with all mobile devices. Learners can open the simulation and begin exploring quite easily. Or for a more directed experience, a learner or a classroom of learners can use any one or all of the four classroom-ready exercises that has been prepared by The Physics Classroom. Enjoy the DC Circuit Builder at …

http://www.physicsclassroom.com/Physics-Interactives/Electric-Circuits/Circuit-Builder___

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2017-02-02 04:15:15 (14 comments; 0 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

Dear God don't let Trump watch the South Park movie..



Dear God don't let Trump watch the South Park movie..

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2017-01-30 07:07:44 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 0 +1s; )Open 

This is an EMERGENCY READ

This is an EMERGENCY READ___

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2017-01-28 02:07:35 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 0 +1s; )Open 

Bold, a little bit edgy but very good at this price http://www.vivino.com/users/gord.w/reviews/61589094

Bold, a little bit edgy but very good at this price http://www.vivino.com/users/gord.w/reviews/61589094___

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2017-01-28 00:05:24 (2 comments; 0 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

No sympathy for the morons who helped put this lunatic in the White House.

As the article points out, Trump starting a trade war with pretty much every country was a main campaign promise.

You reap what you sow..


No sympathy for the morons who helped put this lunatic in the White House.

As the article points out, Trump starting a trade war with pretty much every country was a main campaign promise.

You reap what you sow..
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2017-01-26 02:43:49 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

Block quickly, block often..

Scary New Developments on Social Media
Others have noticed it over on Twitter, and now it is here: A sharp increase in "blue heads" that have no posts, who will only comment on political posts of popular G+ers, only to defend Trump or his policies (never the other way around). Here is what they all have in common:

- No profile picture
- No or very few posts (some have a lot of posts who are all very alt-right)
- Poor orthography and/or punctuation (weird)

They are everywhere, and they are taking over. They are riding on the backs of popular people, and they are trying to spew their "alternative facts" to take advantage of higher follower counts that they obviously not have, in order to bring their message across.

There seems to be a propaganda machine in the works that would make Goebbels envious... But I will not back down. I will keep on posting the things I care about, and I will not get drawn into useless discussions with nameless, faceless people that are sent to disrupt the flow of information and are spreading "alternative facts".

I will delete ANY and EVERY comment I don't agree with, and I will block and report suspicious profiles.

And just in case you still don't understand:

On my page, my profile, my posts, FREEDOM OF SPEECH ONLY APPLIES TO ME. My posts are not a newspaper article or an open platform. They are my opinion, my property. You don't agree with them, just simply uncircle/unfollow/block me. It's easy. You should try it sometime.

___Block quickly, block often..

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2017-01-23 16:43:45 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Oh weird, a well written article on LinkedIn!

Unfortunately I know the type described in the article..
Especially the guy who always chats with the boss about tasks he's not actually involved in..

Oh weird, a well written article on LinkedIn!

Unfortunately I know the type described in the article..
Especially the guy who always chats with the boss about tasks he's not actually involved in..___

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2017-01-23 16:13:31 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 9 +1s; )Open 

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2017-01-23 16:04:12 (0 comments; 3 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Heh!

Heh!___

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2017-01-23 07:01:52 (0 comments; 1 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

I didn't have this one in my collection..

#alternativefacts___I didn't have this one in my collection..

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2017-01-22 18:34:54 (1 comments; 1 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

This seems good. I'd heard of a similar idea in Rio De Janeiro but without the sand..

This seems good. I'd heard of a similar idea in Rio De Janeiro but without the sand..___

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2017-01-19 20:39:53 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

Hear that? That's the sound of a bubble popping..

Oil, you're next.

This is crazy and amazing. China is moving over to renewables as quickly as they can.

http://in.reuters.com/article/china-coal-idINKBN1511A2___Hear that? That's the sound of a bubble popping..

Oil, you're next.

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2017-01-19 20:37:54 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

Transistors so small..
How small are they?

* Only 1 1/2 electron fits in them
* Electrons can tunnel through them even when off..

http://arstechnica.com/science/2017/01/carbon-nanotube-transistors-push-up-against-quantum-uncertainty-limits/


Transistors so small..
How small are they?

* Only 1 1/2 electron fits in them
* Electrons can tunnel through them even when off..

http://arstechnica.com/science/2017/01/carbon-nanotube-transistors-push-up-against-quantum-uncertainty-limits/
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2017-01-19 05:56:52 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

Winter five years back..

Winter five years back..___

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2017-01-13 05:31:59 (2 comments; 0 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

Seriously classy. It's like the whole nation is bracing for the next four years..

That was nice of George W. Bush's daughters to do for Obama's daughters.___Seriously classy. It's like the whole nation is bracing for the next four years..

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2017-01-12 21:55:31 (0 comments; 3 reshares; 10 +1s; )Open 

This..

In which I blame teachers for things

In light of recent news, and after a brief exchange I had when I shared this picture yesterday, I've been thinking a lot about science and science education. I blame teachers for this mess.

I used to teach science. I even taught Science, which is different than science, after one of my freshman biology students, a Christian and a creationist, asked to learn more about evolution. She didn't actually want to understand the theory, I quickly discovered. What she wanted to understand was how a seemingly educated and intelligent guy like me could be so completely duped by a patently false idea.

So I agreed to show her. But not by teaching evolution. I told her I wasn't going to do that. At all. Not even a little. As it happened, my graduate training was in Biology, but my undergraduate emphasis was on the history and philosophy of science, and I saw that what she really lacked was not FACTS. It was understanding. So I said I would merely teach her how to evaluate scientific reasoning and she could take it from there.

I went online to see what tools were available for students and teachers at the high school level. And there ain't much. Don't get me wrong. There are some. But it's pretty sparse compared to almost anything else. You'll find a great deal more teaching tools for something specific like molecular genetics, for example, than for teaching about Science itself, which is just insane. It does a student no good to learn about operons and their regulation, or the neutral theory, without a firm understanding of what science both is and ISN'T.

I had an epiphany just then. We don't teach Science in this country. At all. We teach its content. We teach science: Avogadro's number and coefficients of friction and chordate anatomy and the pH scale and sine functions. As if memorizing the citric acid cycle somehow teaches you to understand Science and why it's so powerful. Facts and tables can reinforce that understanding, but only if it's already there. If not, nothing you learn in high school or almost any college Gen. Ed. requirement will gift it to you.

Students come burdened with language. They learn passively from society that science is an occupation -- like accounting, or carpentry -- and also a collection of experimental outcomes organized into big tables that have to be memorized to get a job. They learn that a theory -- "Well, that's one theory, I guess" -- is just a hypothesis and a hypothesis is a shot in the dark. Educators spend about five minutes at the start of the semester correcting that and then launch right into the subject material. Is it any surprise then that voting citizens who couldn't come up with three sentences to describe the hydrological cycle will tell you with absolute certainty that human-caused climate change is a hoax?

If that distresses you, I would question how much you're paying attention. Asking students to draw conclusions from a list of facts they're required to memorize but are incompetent to evaluate isn't education. It's indoctrination. Science class is nine months of "Trust me. I'm right."

And so here it's the 21st century and Science denial is all the rage. We all know about the anti-vaxxers and their ilk. But it's not just a problem with the Right. It's not. The debate about GMOs, for example, has become so politicized, it's lost all connection to science and reason. So it is Bill Nye (the science guy) -- one of the country's foremost science educators and a more competent scientist than you or I ever will be -- reversed his opposition to GMOs after careful review, and rather than taking that as evidence of the scientific process, of free an open inquiry, he was pilloried for being a "tool of Monsanto" -- because part of his consideration included taking a tour of their labs to, you know, actually observe for himself what they were up to rather than just reading a second-hand account on Mother Jones.

Look, Science is potentially dangerous. It's always been potentially dangerous. And the public has always been just a little bit worried about that. The very first work of science fiction, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, captures that fear, and even seems to warn us that some lines of inquiry were just not meant for man, following the lesson of the earlier myth of Doctor Faustus that learned dudes in long robes will set loose monsters from their ivory towers and we'll all suffer. It's the plot of every Cold War-era sci-fi movie, in fact -- that an irradiated ant will eat Las Vegas, that the machines will become self-aware and kill us, that we'll become self-aware and kill ourselves.

The debate shouldn't be about prohibitions and controls. It should always be about transparency and oversight (such as peer review). I take it as an axiom that before too long the world is gonna need a stable, tested, drought- and pest-resistant source of food. I take it as an axiom that we should be looking for ways of curing childhood genetic diseases like cystic fibrosis and Tay-Sachs. I take it as an axiom that we're going to do a lot more damage to the environment before things get better, and that breeding a strain of Deinococcus radiodurans that could clean up nuclear waste would be awesome.

All of those lines of inquiry carry risk. And a not insignificant amount. So it is we have people on both sides of the political spectrum arguing that Science should be curtailed or prohibited because they've decided -- as laypeople, in advance -- that some problems are just not soluble, and anyway it's just not worth the risk.

Because, you know, there are monsters.

("Just Say No" has never been an effective strategy to curb anything, by the way. All it does is drive it underground, where there's even less visibility and control. The surest way to ensure a rogue gene makes it into the wild is for industrialized nations to place such steep roadblocks on GMO research that it's driven to the Third World, where there's no oversight at all.)

I blame teachers for this mess. I really do. I know that's not popular. But it's true. Don't get me wrong. Science educators fight valiantly -- and that's not sarcasm; I mean it -- against efforts to gut science education. They fight valiantly to continue teaching the content of evolution. But never the vessel. And then we wonder why, year after year, a majority of Americans -- high school-graduates all, and even a high percentage of college grads -- doubt climate change. Or evolution (roughly the same percentage as Islamic states like Turkey, by the way). We ask them to drink from a well they're being told is poisoned, and then we wonder why they refuse. Regardless of anyone's best efforts, that's the actual, real, practical outcome of science education in this country.

And my student, by the way -- the one who wanted to understand how it was I got duped by science -- totally came around after just a couple months, and all without me ever even saying the word evolution.

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1) I eventually settled on Ronald Giere's "Understanding Scientific Reasoning" as the textbook for my sessions. I'm sure there are others, and I'm sure there are people out there who can steer you appropriately.

2) And if you're one of those people who's chest spasms at the thought of stem cell research or GMOs or whatever, read David Deutsch's "The Beginning of Infinity" and repeat the following to yourself every time you get nervous: "Problems are soluble. Problems are soluble. Problems are soluble."

3) Edit to include the comment: All of this is because the purpose of the system is not to educate but to serve the power structure, which means the purpose of compulsory, state-sponsored indoctrination is to churn out skads of minimally compliant, technically-competent office workers to feed the post-industrial economy. It's important that they know how to memorize and regurgitate, how to pass tests and certifications, how to follow rote instruction, such as what is required to service machines made from interchangeable parts. It resembles education sometimes, but only enough to make sure people won't realize what it actually is.

(re-sharing this art by Beeple)

www.RickWayne.com___This..

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2017-01-05 17:29:57 (0 comments; 2 reshares; 9 +1s; )Open 

Bookmarked!

http://pavels.cz/blog/blast-from-the-past-my-lighting-diagrams

Bookmarked!

http://pavels.cz/blog/blast-from-the-past-my-lighting-diagrams___

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2017-01-01 20:58:30 (3 comments; 1 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

Sell your oil stocks now. The oil bubble is about to burst. (Couldn't happen to a nicer bunch too..)

The fact that they are even having to consider regulation is telling us that this whole thing is about to go absolutely crazy. Can't make enough money out of crops? Put in cheap panels. No fertilizer, no irrigation, negligible maintenance and no fuel bills.___Sell your oil stocks now. The oil bubble is about to burst. (Couldn't happen to a nicer bunch too..)

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2016-12-29 07:41:13 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 0 +1s; )Open 

Also of note, both my android phone and my son's android phone show an alert that there is streaming going from google home to my chromecast, when I tell google home to play music on my chromecast. Seems like all chromecast gadgets on the LAN become informed. If I recall I think the phone can pause the activity..

___Also of note, both my android phone and my son's android phone show an alert that there is streaming going from google home to my chromecast, when I tell google home to play music on my chromecast. Seems like all chromecast gadgets on the LAN become informed. If I recall I think the phone can pause the activity..

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2016-12-29 02:12:30 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Python all the things?

I find openscad a little unreadable, and I've also been learning python lately, so..

(This lets you build scripted 3D models in python, and export to openscad for printing etc)

Python all the things?

I find openscad a little unreadable, and I've also been learning python lately, so..

(This lets you build scripted 3D models in python, and export to openscad for printing etc)___

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2016-12-29 02:02:21 (3 comments; 2 reshares; 9 +1s; )Open 

:)

___:)

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2016-12-27 18:34:28 (0 comments; 1 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

While I agree it's sad and sympathize with the loss of favourite celebrities, the average world death rate is 2 per second. 150,000 deaths per day.

Perspective.

While I agree it's sad and sympathize with the loss of favourite celebrities, the average world death rate is 2 per second. 150,000 deaths per day.

Perspective.___

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2016-12-26 17:24:22 (6 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

Looks interesting, but it also looks like there is no security at your local area network.. need to read more to be sure.

http://forums.4fips.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=6898___Looks interesting, but it also looks like there is no security at your local area network.. need to read more to be sure.

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2016-12-24 18:07:22 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Bookmarked..

What makes the perfect chocolate chip cookie to YOU? Get perfect results with our guide: http://www.foodtv.com/5bwq3.___Bookmarked..

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2016-12-24 16:38:29 (2 comments; 0 reshares; 4 +1s; )Open 

A friend of mine ( Peter Young ) has built a new Video/Music studio (hubnet.tv) and asked some folks to come record Christmas carols. Here's mine.. :)
(also check out the other videos on hubnet.tv!)

A friend of mine ( Peter Young ) has built a new Video/Music studio (hubnet.tv) and asked some folks to come record Christmas carols. Here's mine.. :)
(also check out the other videos on hubnet.tv!)___

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2016-12-23 08:14:57 (0 comments; 1 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

Sorry..

Sorry to bother you, but ...___Sorry..

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2016-12-22 20:23:25 (10 comments; 0 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

$173 per square foot..

Solar City's expensive but gorgeous roof tile solar panels are estimated to come in at around $30 a square foot, and will be more efficient than this dumb road, especially after the road gets dirty.

This kind of dumb pork barrel government project gives both government and solar panels a bad name.

Just say no to solar roads. It's a scam. Put solar on your roof where it belongs.


$173 per square foot..

Solar City's expensive but gorgeous roof tile solar panels are estimated to come in at around $30 a square foot, and will be more efficient than this dumb road, especially after the road gets dirty.

This kind of dumb pork barrel government project gives both government and solar panels a bad name.

Just say no to solar roads. It's a scam. Put solar on your roof where it belongs.
___

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2016-12-22 04:03:28 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 2 +1s; )Open 

These are awesome!

The cartoon artist tries to make lots of drawings of himself and his cat. In the style of other cartoonists___These are awesome!

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2016-12-21 22:30:16 (0 comments; 1 reshares; 2 +1s; )Open 

Heh! Google Sheep View!

Powered by solar energy and mounted to the backs of sheep, 360-degree cameras are mapping out the Faroe Islands for Google Street View. Since Google was initially reluctant to send cars to the archipelago, locals took it upon themselves to get their own interactive images out into the world, raising awareness of the region’s uniquely beautiful landscapes. In the end, they not only attracted Google’s interest but managed to spawn a creative DIY approach to mapping rugged environments.

This endeavor and an associated petition eventually did get Google’s attention, but by the time they showed up with vehicles the self-mapping system was well underway with sheep, bikers, backpackers, ships and even a wheelbarrow playing parts.

Ultimately, folks from the Faroe Islands have made it a bit of an interactive game — anyone who wants to can come borrow a camera and start mapping the parts not yet uploaded to Google. This presents an interesting challenge for those who want to take it on: can you as a tourist cameraman visit the places most people and cars don’t go to or can’t reach?___Heh! Google Sheep View!

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2016-12-19 16:49:37 (1 comments; 3 reshares; 2 +1s; )Open 

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2016-12-19 16:28:50 (0 comments; 2 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

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2016-12-16 20:53:27 (3 comments; 1 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

On the good news front..

On the good news front..___

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2016-12-16 19:31:06 (1 comments; 1 reshares; 4 +1s; )Open 

Oh, just wait till Trump gets on Twitter and lets them have it!

Oh, just wait till Trump gets on Twitter and lets them have it!___

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2016-12-12 05:46:41 (3 comments; 2 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

I quit broadcast and mainstream news decades ago. For one, it's junk, as this article points out, for another, I can read far faster than some talking head can speak..

I must say, US broadcast news is by far the most ridiculous.

I quit broadcast and mainstream news decades ago. For one, it's junk, as this article points out, for another, I can read far faster than some talking head can speak..

I must say, US broadcast news is by far the most ridiculous.___

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2016-12-12 05:41:29 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Seriously?
Seems like a very tall order to get this working smoothly..

Seriously?
Seems like a very tall order to get this working smoothly..___

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2016-12-10 04:28:35 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 11 +1s; )Open 

Snow day at the restaurant!

Snow day at the restaurant!___

2016-12-09 20:36:47 (4 comments; 0 reshares; 0 +1s; )Open 

Hi +API.AI

Newbie question: Is it possible to build a Google Home Assistant that can record a voice memo?

I would want to get access to the raw digital audio for processing (in Google Cloud for example).

If so, what documentation should I look at?

Steps:
OK Google, connect me to Voice Messaging
"Here you go"
Take a voice memo please..
"Ok, go ahead. Say Full Stop to end the recording"
Hi Fred, your car is ready. Full Stop
(now that audio file is sent to my application in Google Cloud and processed - not just forwarded)

and so on..



Hi +API.AI

Newbie question: Is it possible to build a Google Home Assistant that can record a voice memo?

I would want to get access to the raw digital audio for processing (in Google Cloud for example).

If so, what documentation should I look at?

Steps:
OK Google, connect me to Voice Messaging
"Here you go"
Take a voice memo please..
"Ok, go ahead. Say Full Stop to end the recording"
Hi Fred, your car is ready. Full Stop
(now that audio file is sent to my application in Google Cloud and processed - not just forwarded)

and so on..

___

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2016-12-09 17:58:16 (3 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

I'm not sure why I still bother with spammy LinkedIn and the fire hose of "demand media" grade articles it constantly cranks out. This might be the last straw..

http://www.theverge.com/2016/12/8/13882622/microsoft-linkedin-acquisition-finalized

I'm not sure why I still bother with spammy LinkedIn and the fire hose of "demand media" grade articles it constantly cranks out. This might be the last straw..

http://www.theverge.com/2016/12/8/13882622/microsoft-linkedin-acquisition-finalized___

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2016-12-08 10:43:58 (18 comments; 0 reshares; 13 +1s; )Open 

Good.. Just need to kick a few more stilts out from under the oil oligarchy..

“Solar can already generate more energy than oil, says major scientific review” @NafeezAhmed https://medium.com/insurge-intelligence/solar-is-already-producing-more-energy-than-oil-says-major-scientific-review-873d5f779f03

+Alex Mizuki​, does this give you hope about our energy future?___Good.. Just need to kick a few more stilts out from under the oil oligarchy..

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2016-12-04 03:39:13 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 7 +1s; )Open 

Bittersweet Chocolate tart with coffee mascarpone cream! At +Jan's on the Beach Restaurant (happy with the photo!)

Bittersweet Chocolate tart with coffee mascarpone cream! At +Jan's on the Beach Restaurant (happy with the photo!)___

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2016-11-27 06:51:40 (0 comments; 2 reshares; 9 +1s; )Open 

Don't share these, muffin is upset.

___Don't share these, muffin is upset.

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2016-11-26 05:25:18 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 3 +1s; )Open 

Awe, muffin!

Trump told NBC News he doesn't want them using this photo any more. So let's use it everywhere. Seriously. Everywhere.___Awe, muffin!

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2016-11-25 00:49:46 (3 comments; 0 reshares; 0 +1s; )Open 

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2016-11-24 00:09:40 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it”.

Not happy with the direction of the pendulum at the moment..

Umberto Eco on the Causes of Fascism

#brexit #trumpism

Ur-Fascism derives from individual or social frustration. That is why one of the most typical features of the historical fascism was the appeal to a frustrated middle class, a class suffering from an economic crisis or feelings of political humiliation, and frightened by the pressure of lower social groups. In our time, when the old “proletarians” are becoming petty bourgeois (and the lumpen are largely excluded from the political scene), the fascism of tomorrow will find its audience in this new majority.

_To people who feel deprived of a clear social identity, Ur-Fascism says that their only privilege is the most common one, to be born in the same country._
___Those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it”.

Not happy with the direction of the pendulum at the moment..

2016-11-23 07:12:47 (1 comments; 0 reshares; 1 +1s; )Open 

Um, Tila, you do realise you're not the ideal Nazi genotype?
#facepalm

Um, Tila, you do realise you're not the ideal Nazi genotype?
#facepalm___

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2016-11-17 03:07:41 (0 comments; 0 reshares; 2 +1s; )Open 

Microsoft joins Linux? 

Microsoft joins Linux? ___

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2016-11-14 19:57:31 (4 comments; 0 reshares; 8 +1s; )Open 

Oops, another campaign promise goes down in flames.

In the fact free world of a Trump supporter, this won't bother them a bit. After all, facts are all a part of liberal media bias..

Although, someone commented on ARS that Trump would start a trade war, so he can continue to keep the spotlight shining on himself.. Ruh Roh..


Oops, another campaign promise goes down in flames.

In the fact free world of a Trump supporter, this won't bother them a bit. After all, facts are all a part of liberal media bias..

Although, someone commented on ARS that Trump would start a trade war, so he can continue to keep the spotlight shining on himself.. Ruh Roh..
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2016-11-09 21:33:58 (0 comments; 2 reshares; 5 +1s; )Open 

I find it hard not to agree..

I find it hard not to agree..___

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