Hitting the Books: The Englishman who figured out flight

Hitting the Books: The Englishman who figured out flight
Four decades after Tesla and Edison waged their “War of Currents,” a similar struggle unfolded in the skies overhead as a pair of daring entrepreneurs — Hugo Eckener, protege of Count von Zeppelin, and Juan Trippe, founder of Pan American World Airways — fought for technological supremacy be
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Hitting the Books: The Englishman who figured out flight

Hitting the Books: The Englishman who figured out flight
Four decades after Tesla and Edison waged their “War of Currents,” a similar struggle unfolded in the skies overhead as a pair of daring entrepreneurs — Hugo Eckener, protege of Count von Zeppelin, and Juan Trippe, founder of Pan American World Airways — fought for technological supremacy be
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NVIDIA’s AI built Pac-Man from scratch in four days

NVIDIA’s AI built Pac-Man from scratch in four days
In GameGAN’s case, the generative network was trained using 50,000 play sessions of the game and then told to recreate it as a whole, from the static walls and pellets to the ghosts, Pac-Man himself and the rules governing their interactions. The entire process ran on a quartet of GP100s.
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