Microsoft Clipart Extra: clipart from Microsoft Office 97 Professional (English). SVG.zip contains the Windows Metafiles from the collection, which is most of the images, converted to SVG with wmf2svg.
A trained a neural network called DALL·E that creates images from text captions for a wide range of concepts expressible in natural language.
source @ openai.com
"The 29-year-old source behind the biggest intelligence leak in the NSA's history explains his motives, his uncertain future and why he never intended on hiding in the shadows"
"It is harder to intervene than not to, but it is vastly harder to choose to do either than to retreat into the scrolling names of one’s contact list, or whatever one’s favorite iDistraction happens to be. Technology celebrates connectedness, but encourages retreat. The phone didn’t make me avoid the human connection, but it did make ignoring her easier in that moment, and more likely, by comfortably encouraging me to forget my choice to do so. My daily use of technological communication has been shaping me into someone more likely to forget others. The flow of water carves rock, a little bit at a time. And our personhood is carved, too, by the flow of our habits."
more @ New York Times