Amazon joins Facebook and Microsoft in support of open-source AI platform

Amazon yesterday announced its ONNX-MXNet package to import Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) deep learning models into Apache MXNet, signifying the company is on-board with Facebook and Microsoft in efforts to open-source AI. With the ONNX-MXNet Python package, developers running models based on open-source ONNX will be able to run them on Apache MXNet. Basically, …

‘Mr. Robot’ Rewind: Fighting over UPS firmware in Episode 6

(Photo via USA Networks) [Spoiler Alert] You should watch Mr. Robot episode 6 (Eps3.5_kill-process.inc) before reading this article. Otherwise, it will spoil many of the show’s major hacks and technical details. Welcome to the Mr. Robot Rewind series, where I dissect the hacks and technical details within the show, sharing what’s accurate and what’s not. …

Today on Jewcy: ‘Birthright’ and ‘Sabbath Rest 2.0’

The first poem here emerged from a practice I’ve adopted over the past few years of combining close study of Jewish texts with creative-writing prompts. I was introduced to this sort of work through classes offered by Amy Gottlieb at the Drisha Institute in New York; after those courses ended, a few of us decided …

Our Newest Column, Jewish Stars: Writer Sascha Rothchild on Making It in L.A., ‘Glow,’ and Anti-Semitism on Twitter

Welcome to our newest column: “Jewish Stars.” Each month, Malina Saval will give Tablet readers a glimpse into how Jewish identity and Jewishness is experienced in Hollywood. She’ll be interviewing players in front of and behind the scenes—writers, actors, producers, directors, development executives. And she’ll be asking them what it’s like living and working as …