Char-RNN: Generating HTML

Using this char-rnn tensorflow implementation to generate HTML feels almost too easy, but I was curious to see how a network could learn not only how to syntactically write HTML, but if it would also learn about any underlying commonalities between web pages. The theory being that much of the…

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Packets, and the internet

Much of what’s to follow is simply me trying to sum up what I’ve learned in an attempt to internalize and understand this information. There’s a lot of detail in how packets are transmitted, and just wrapping my head around it took a good deal of reading, thinking, and processing.…

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Traceroute

Introduction What I’m super curious to detangle using traceroute is how connected is the internet, really?  Seems like a pretty silly question, since obviously every page on the internet is theoretically linked to every other address, even if that connection is extremely distant.  But what I want to discover is…

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tale_of_user_defined_location

Idea Coincidentally, I had been thinking about maps for a while when it came time to think about fleshing out an idea for this project.  So, the idea really started with a picture of a map in my head.  That naturally led to the idea of ‘place poems’.  Basically, could…

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4-axis rd. 2

I’m thinking of making a lamp – and with the 4-axis, now I have the opportunity to make a custom base for it.  I had a piece of 1/2″ thick walnut that would make a great testing ground.  Ideally after getting the part just the way I want it, I’d…

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AOAC Final Concept

Rationale and concept I’ll be working with Dalit on a final app – and we’ve decided to take a critical look at how mobile technology inserts itself into our lives by making a satirical ‘conversation helper’ app.  It’s based on the assumption that as computers get better at decoding what…

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4 Axis Mill Skill Builder

I really had no idea what to make.  For whatever reason I felt stumped this week.  So I made a really simple letter ‘J’ using the 4-axis mill. I cut a piece of scrap plywood to size and used an 1/8″ flat bit.  The setup was smooth.  I added some…

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