Giovanni Carmantini

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Talk Tomorrow Podcast

Technology

2021-03-16: Ep. 2 - The challenges of social entrepreneurship In this episode of Talk Tomorrow, Damiano and Giovanni discuss social entrepreneurship, its …

2021-02-16: I am continuously rediscovering how useful it is to write when trying to get clarity on my own …

2021-02-01: Following Gemini with interest. Not many people on there yet though, even for small-web standards. …

2021-01-25: I find it helpful to have the podcast download count on micro.blog. While I am fully on-board with …

2021-01-20: So happy with the first episode of my Talk Tomorrow podcast. I’ve been playing with the idea …

2021-01-13: Ep. 1 - Don't save the planet! In the first episode of Talk Tomorrow, Damiano and Giovanni discuss why the idea of “saving …

2021-01-01: Ep. 0 - Talk Tomorrow trailer Giovanni is an AI practitioner and co-founder of green-tech startup foldAI. Damiano is a …

2020-11-30: #mbnov prompts have been an interesting way to reinforce a creative (micro-)writing habit!

2020-11-29: Funny how your current mood can transform a pedestrian activity in an enjoyable one and viceversa. …

2020-11-29: Wearing a mask in this icy weather is actually quite comfy. #mbnov

2020-11-28: I love that the first line in the Wikipedia’s entry for the Hedgehog’s Dilemma is a …

2020-11-27: I discovered today about the existence of something called DDC/CI which would allow me to adjust my …

2020-11-26: #mbnov at midnight, close call!

2020-11-25: My provision of today’s #mbnov has suffered a minor delay, pushing its publication past the …

2020-11-24: Time to capture today’s #mbnov !

2020-11-22: I noticed that consuming too much “bite-sized” web content (e.g. comments on reddit, …

2020-11-21: Nuclear winter was highly controversial at first, since there were many uncertainties remaining, …

2020-11-20: Fade out on Friday and my mental energy #mbnov

2020-11-19: I forgot to send yesterday’s #mbnov in time. I wonder if it’s possible to just …

2020-11-18: We owe the present to all past generations. All future generations are in a state of dependence with …

2020-11-17: I’d rather travel 5 hours on a train than 1 on a plane. I wish 5 hours of train would get me …

2020-11-17: OK, #mbnov word of the day is memory. We are currently able to genetically engineer mice which …

2020-11-15: Far too late in the day for me to be thinking about a good #mbnov post, but I don’t want to lose my …

2020-11-14: Last night, as I was reading a book on the sofa in a perfectly silent house, my iPad suddenly …

2020-11-13: I’ve always been fascinated by optical illusions. They lift the curtain and show you a mind …

2020-11-12: One disadvantage of being a westerner is that you just can’t wear a kimono without looking …

2020-11-11: I don’t know what to say for this one… #mbnov

2020-11-10: Too many elderly people at the supermarket right now. #mbnov

2020-11-09: You can’t force your mind to do anything. The best you can do is to gently nudge it in a …

2020-11-08: We now know some of the ways in which stimuli get encoded in the dynamics of neurons in the brain. …

2020-11-07: I have to theme this one: Time to inflate the celebrative Joe “Not-Donald-Trump” Biden …

2020-11-06: Back in the day, I thought Berlusconi supporters in Italy were puzzling. Fast forward to Trump …

2020-11-05: Stoop is the perfect word for today. My back is in pieces. Probably a combination of months of home …

2020-11-04: Not so near, but not really far. We start out postulating sharp boundaries, such as between humans …

2020-11-03: OK, I’m late to the party, but I’ll try my hand at Microblogvember nevertheless. How …

2020-09-26: I’d like to write a long-form post on the selfish vs selfless nature of altruism, to organize …

2020-09-09: Science funding is resorting to lotteries in order to allocate money more fairly. I really like the …

2020-09-07: For emacs lovers: I extended @dgold’s code to post to micro.blog from emacs. Now you can …

2020-09-05: Trying out posting from emacs. Will it work?

2020-06-08: If you hear me sigh, I’m thinking about Japan

2020-04-05: This might be the first and only time I’ll ever post a picture of food, but this Schnecke …

2020-01-29: I like micro.blog a lot, love the philosophy and the direction it is going. On top of my personal …

2020-01-29: Trying quill online editor, as it supports drafts

2019-08-05: Why wearables need a new paradigm This post is the transcript of an informational video I created. You can find the video at the …

2019-07-22: How Machine Learning enables edge computing This post is the transcript of an informational video I created. You can find the video at the …

2019-07-01: Fooling ourselves The challenge facing explainable AI is in creating explanations that are both complete and …

2019-05-07: Let me share with you this super useful map of coworking spaces in Munich! (You can read the full …

2019-04-30: A million crawling ants So, IoT is (finally) definitely coming. What we are looking at, is an ever-increasing number of …

2019-04-29: At foldAI: organizing events and talks, participating in competitions, engaging in knowledge …

2019-04-13: Stumbled on a fantastic application of Machine Learning from ELSA . An automated English accent …

2019-03-11: I’ve been seriously thinking about starting a small podcast (as in episode duration and …

2019-03-08: Scambaiting AI Showerthought, bear with me. Email scammers can send hundred of thousands of emails with very little …

2019-03-05: Stay away from AutoML (...if you can't do ML) Image taken from this post on reddit. These are thoughts in response to an article on dataiku about …

2019-03-04: Linux embedded development stays a second-class citizen Header image by Michael Sklar Arduino debugging can be a pain, as you need to get a (quite …

2019-03-04: Clear highlight of the Munich Maker Festival yesterday: a chocolate 3D printer. As far as novelty …

2019-03-04: Trying out crossposting from micro.blog

2019-03-04: Check one-two, check one-two