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[030]Google Pixel

[030]Google Pixel

I watched the Google conference about their newly released phone Pixel. I was amazed by the Google assistant. Remember the deep learning algorithm used in Alpha Go, a program which beat one of the best professional Go player Lee Sedol in March 2016. It has been scaled out and used as the foundation for many applications. […]

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[027]Wildlife

[027]Wildlife

I found a really cool Youtube channel about wildlife when I ran on a treadmill this week. It’s called Brave Wildness. Animal expert Coyote Peterson, the host, introduce at least one animal in each video. He talks about the where the animal lives and the behavior of it. Basically give you enough information that makes you interested […]

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[019]WeChat Pay

[019]WeChat Pay

  A friend just came back from China. He told me that WeChat Pay (an app based electronic payment method) is so popular right now. If you haven’t heard of WeChat, it is the most popular chatting mobile app in China developed by the tech giant Tencent. This app has over 700 million monthly active users […]

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[014]A Windows Clone!

[014]A Windows Clone!

This is not Windows, nor Linux based OS with a Windows theme. It’s called ReactOS. It’s an “open-source operating system for x86/x64 PCs intended to be binary-compatible with computer programs and device drivers made for Windows Server 2003.” So basically this OS can run native Windows executable programs and it’s free! I found this OS […]

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[010].Net framework

[010].Net framework

Played a little bit with .NET Core on my Ubuntu laptop tonight. It’s surprisingly easy to setup. I do really appreciate Microsoft, as a tech giant founded 41 years ago(founded in 1975) because it is still innovative. People had said bad thing about Microsoft. Ever since I started writing my first website in grade 8, I’ve seen things […]

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[004]How to be an expert

[004]How to be an expert

I think many of you have heard of the book “Outliers” written by Malcolm Gladwell. It talks about how billionaires like Bill Gates and Bill Joy were made, why most professional hockey players were born in March or earlier months of the years, etc. The most remarkable, and most frequently referenced part of the book is that, […]

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[002]About China

[002]About China

You’d be surprised how many people don’t know much about China. At the same time, many people who live in the country don’t know much about her either. A Chinese band called “Tianfu Incident” composed a song called “This is China” described how the media has manipulated people’s impression of China. Yes, the pollution, the food security […]

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