"Mozilla's DeepSpeech and Common Voice projects -
Open and offline-capable voice recognition for everyone"
Video is now available! https://fosdem.org/2018/schedule/event/mozilla_deepspeech_common_voice_projects/
Open source tools are by and large NOT user friendly in the name of remaining powerful and familiar to those who are already used to them
It’s a degree of tech elitism that’s locked out the public. The typical computer user is not going to familiarize themselves with the command line. Meanwhile, point and click tools got the upper hand in the market
Open source development is not about making products, it's about running projects. Projects don't consist of code, they consist of people. When making decisions, always consider the long-term good of the project first.
time for western civilization to curl up and die.
Start-up Fire Engineers Attempting To Form A Union:
Moral: Don't use the company Slack to discuss your unionizing efforts.
However, this isn't over. The second moral might just be: It's not a good idea to fire employees for discussing organizing in CA.
Reminder: black holes don't look like pictures of black holes.
Performance ≠ Security 🔥
This is what the Intel architecture security bugs mean at scale. AWS clients already see up to 50% decrease in performance and basically all cloud providers use Intel architecture. Are you prepared to nearly double your spendings for servers in your company?
If you still wonder what a timing attack is, here’s a good example: https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2018/01/03/mitigations-landing-new-class-timing-attack/ #security