Link Dump 0021 - Game Dev, AI, AR, Web, Keyboards, and DIY eGPU


Artificial Intelligence
- Elon Musk Says Advanced AI Could "Take Down the Internet" (article).
- MS Concept Graph, for Short Text Understanding (website).

Augmented Reality
- Augmented Reality Glasses: What You Can Buy Now (or Soon) (article).
- Google Tango (website).
- Identity in AR and VR (video).
- Lenovo Phab2 Pro, supports Google Tango (phone hardware).

Block Chain
- DEVCON1: Ethereum for Dummies by Dr. Gavin Wood (video).
- DEVCON1: Understanding the Ethereum BlockChain (video).
- Ethereum YouTube Channel (videos).
- ZCash Command Line Install Process (video).

Comedy & The Internet
- Apple Engineer Talks About New 2016 Macbook Pro (video).
- Casually Explained: Behind the Scenes (video).
- Mathematics always gets me like (clip).
- When I try to fit in with my PC gaming friends (clip).

Dart
- Classes: Constructors - Dart Tips, Episode 11 (article/video).
- Get Started (article).
- Web Development at Dart Development Summit 2016 (video).

Animation, Graphics, Video, and Audio
- Adobe Demos "Photoshop for audio", lets you edit speech as easily as text (article/video). 
- Brad Bird on Animation (video).
- Catalyst Production Suite (software).
- ZBrush, for 3D Modelling (YouTube channel)

Code and Architecture
- Code.gov - The People's Code (website).
- Digital Circuits and Information Processing (website).
- How to Make a Computer Operating System (book and code).
- Ten Ways Your Data Project is Going to Fail (article).

Game Development
- Amazon Lumberyard, a game engine with AWS integration (website).
- Amazon Lumberyard GDC 2016 Demo (video).
- How Game Engines Work by TheHappieCat (video).

Games
- NES Classic Edition - Teardown (video).
- Lost Ember, a story-driven exploration adventure (kickstarter).

Hardware
- Removing the Wires from the HTC Vive (article).
- Legend morphing using Front Projection on to Physical Input Devices (video).
- Lenovo Yoga Book Pro Review (video).
- Samsung Galaxy Tab A Grows a bit, gains a pen (article).
- USB Horizontal, Double and Triple Screens, Order Page, Kickstarter, (product page).
- USB Vertical Dual Monitor Laptop Stand , FAQ (product page).
- UIST Student Innovation Contest 2010 Concept Overview Keyboard (video).
- VE.A Keyboard Review (video).
- WhiteFox - The Most Interesting Keyboard Every? (video).

Hardware/External Graphics (compatible with laptops).
- Case: Bplus DIY BOX (product).
- Graphics: EVGA GeForce GTX 960 SC (4GB or 2GB) (product) (needs 120W power supply).
- Interface: PE4C-EC060A V3.0 (eGPU PCIe x16 interface for ExpressCard) (product).
- Power Supply: 12V, 10A, 120W AC/DC Power Supply (product). 
- Power Supply: 12V, 18A, 180W AC/DC Power Supply (product).
- For Thunderbolt devices: Akitio Thunder2 PCIe Box (product).

People & Issues
- Apple says no fun allowed on the Touch Bar (article).
- Defective by Design, opposing DRM (website).
- How I do my Computing by Richard Stallman (article).
- Why do Americans Stink at Math, by NY Times (article).
- You can't fix diversity in tech without fixing the technical interview (article). 

Tech Blogs
- Ars Technica (website).

Tools and Software
- Atlas Recall, a photographic memory for your computer (software).
- Blueprint, a React UI toolkit for the web (software).
- Elasticsearch, for searching and analyzing data (software).
- How to Use Netcat to Establish and Test TCP and UDP Connections on a VPS (article).
- Office UI Fabric, a front-end framework for Office (software).
- TIOBE Index of Popular Languages (website). 

Published: Nov 12, 2016

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