It’s Friday and we’re here yet again to help you get started on your busy weekend of doing absolutely nothing. How are we going to do this? By bringing you 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web, (duh)! From the new Beauty and the Beast live action film to Dominos’ atonement for its sins against pizza, this is Link25 (237) – The Dominos Edition.
Why coffee makes you poop
As any barista beginning their 5am shift will tell you, a morning cup of coffee is essential for a chipper attitude and a healthy psyche! The dilemma some have is that right after you indulge- it hits you. The #2 train is about to arrive and you don’t want to be stuck in traffic when it does!
In fact, coffee’s effect on the colon is on par with eating around a 1000 calorie meal. It’s also interesting to note that the reaction is not volume or temperature dependent. Women are more (click on the image to read the full article).
It Begins: Bots Are Learning to Chat in Their Own Language
IGOR MORDATCH IS working to build machines that can carry on a conversation. That’s something so many people are working on. In Silicon Valley, chatbot is now a bona fide buzzword. But Mordatch is different. He’s not a linguist. He doesn’t deal in the AI techniques (click on the image to read the full article).
Into the woods: how one man survived alone in the wilderness for 27 years
Christopher Knight was only 20 years old when he walked away from society, not to be seen again for more than a quarter of a century. He had been working for less than a year installing home and vehicle alarm systems near Boston, Massachusetts, when abruptly (Click on the image to read the full article).