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Friday, 13. January 12023
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JavaScript APIs You Don’t Know About.

In this article, Juan Diego covers the least known yet extremely useful APIs, such as the Page Visibility API, Web Sharing API, Broadcast Channel API and Internationalization API. Together we will see what they are, where we should use them, and how to use them.

The Vegan-Cannibal Conundrum.

Many reviewers and readers have praised this novel for its metaphorical take on feminine sexuality. I’d be pleased if you wanted to read Bones & All through a feminist lens, although the more you learn about the way animals are treated in the dairy and livestock industries, the more you’ll come to understand why we need to develop our consciousness of female oppression regardless of species.

Relevant: Bones and All, the movie.

I did not know there are so many different Mozartkugel producers!

Sylver – The programmable code analysis platform.

Query your code like a database.
Turn queries into fully-fledged linters.

Who Killed Petra Kelly?

If doomscrolling is not enough, already…

10 Conflicts to Watch in 2023.

Bialystok & BLOOM.

Inside a radical new project to democratize AI.

Unlike other, more famous large language models such as OpenAI’s GPT-3 and Google’s LaMDA, BLOOM (which stands for BigScience Large Open-science Open-access Multilingual Language Model) is designed to be as transparent as possible, with researchers sharing details about the data it was trained on, the challenges in its development, and the way they evaluated its performance. OpenAI and Google have not shared their code or made their models available to the public, and external researchers have very little understanding of how these models are trained.

From the beautifully-designed-games¹ dept.

Oink Games are creating board games and digital games.

¹ The hypothesis: many very good games are designed very ugly.

Source: oinkgames.com

Wohlriechende Heckenkirsche, Kiss-me-at-the-gate.

Lonicera fragrantissima.

There is one at the Danube Canal where we used to go together and stick our noses in every January ❤️‍🩹