Absolute Computers Free Range Geeks Podcast

Don’t be owned by your tech, be the master young Padawan.

The Bit Mining Rush of ‘17

August 16th, 2017

Have you been thinking about quiting your day job to become a cryptocurrency miner? So have a lot of others!

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Who Trains Google’s Deep Brain?

August 12th, 2017

Andrew Ng just announced his new learning platform for those interested in entering the massively growing field of deep learning and machine learning. His course can be found at deeplearning.ai and is $49 per month. The field of AI is growing at a rapid pace and a great path for anyone interested in computers. As stated in a recent Wired article: "There currently aren't enough people with machine learning skills to go around."

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Of Bitcoin Forks and Knives

August 7th, 2017

The recent fork of Bitcoin wasn't a huge flop like the bankers were hoping for. Why was the media for this event so negative? What is everyone afraid of?

 

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A Sopranos Style Takedown at DEF CON

August 4th, 2017

The man who took down WannaCry has been arrested by the FBI leaving DEF CON. Hours later the first movement of Bitcoin plundered by the WannaCry criminals was transfered to a mixer for laundering. Was this a Sopranos-style hit in the cyber community? Don't be so quick to believe everything you read.

 

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