A supercomputer took 40 minutes to model one second of brain activity! The most accurate simulation of the human brain ever has been carried out, but a single second’s worth of activity took one of the world’s largest supercomputers 40 minutes to calculate.
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There is no way to express the sadness of this day. There will be many words, eventually, to express its anger. This story will infuriate you. For now, to the co-creator of RSS, of the Creative Commons architecture, of part of Reddit, and of endless love and inspiration and friendships, rest. We are all incredibly sorry to have let you down.
* As a member of interweb, we’ll be missing you, Aaron Swartz.
With that being said, fuck the US Court for trying to frame him as a criminal and trying to fine him for millions of dollars; when all of his rather short lived life was spent entirely to serve the people and internet.
So we can share/access the information freely… Sorry…
*OMG HER EYES. THEY’RE HAUNTING ME.*
Not are they only watching you, they are censoring what you watch. #nwo
* Transparency of Government is what we need to achieve, not the Gigantic Surveillance machine.