Here is how you fix America’s Science Education problem

h1. Here is how you fix America’s Science Education problem
p(meta). 24 May 2011
I finally got to visit Maker Faire for the first time and I must say that you should definitely go check it out. The event makes me think of Burning Man for children where tens of thousands of children and adults come together to show their love of building things in all shapes in forms.

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100 Terabytes, 5 Billion Documents, 10 Billion Parameters, 1 Billion Inserts/s

We’ve been busy building the next generation of a Parameter Server and it’s finally ready. It’s quite different from our previous designs, the main improvements being fault tolerance and self repair, a much improved network protocol, flexible consistency models, and a much more general interface.

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Research: Backpropagation through camera

I finally implemented the backpropagation through a camera.
We have optimized a controller for the pendulum-cart system, by backpropagating through the physics, vision and controller. By treating the whole system as a differentiable function, we could update the controller parameters, and have it solve this problem.

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Graduated Cooper Union, Joining Point72

Some exciting personal news: I’ve (finally) graduated from The Cooper
Union, and I’m joining Point72 Asset
Management as a data scientist/research analyst!
Point72 is an American hedge fund, headquartered in Connecticut. I’ll be based
in New York, working out of their Hudson
Yards offices.
In this next chapter of my life, my professional focuses are:
Keep learning.

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Web & App Measurement in a Single Google Analytics Property with the all-new User Unification Update

The wait is finally over!  Google has launched a new beta version of Google Analytics where we can now uniquely track users across Web and App without userId implementation.  Yes, you read that right. Isn’t that a game-changer? With Firebase…
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