Would you trust an AI to be your eyes? (Ep. 437)

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April 29, 2022

The house staff is joined by buddy of the present Adam Lear, a workers software program engineer on the general public platform at Stack Overflow, to debate AR glasses that assist the blind navigate IRL and the way we’d reimagine cities for distant work.

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The house staff is joined by buddy of the present Adam Lear, a workers software program engineer on the general public platform at Stack Overflow, to debate AR glasses that assist the blind navigate IRL and the way we’d reimagine cities for distant work.

Episode notes:

The crew has sophisticated emotions about merchandise like Apple’s augmented reality glasses and Google Glass. Ceora put it greatest: “I’m very cautious about any large tech firm having any extra entry to my notion of actuality.” 

However, merchandise like Envision smart glasses that assist visually-impaired folks navigate their environments exemplify how AR know-how can allow accessibility and empower customers.

Talking of various perceptions of actuality, New York mayor Eric Adams dusts off that outdated chestnut about how distant staff “can’t stay home in your pajamas all day.” (Watch us.)

Matt recommends Oh My Git!, an open-source sport that teaches Git. Ceora recommends Popsy, which lets you flip your Notion pages into an internet site totally free.

And a few beneficial studying: How to make the most out of a mentoring relationship from the GitHub weblog and How to use the STAR method to ace your job interview from The Muse.

At this time’s Lifeboat badge goes to person metadept for his or her reply to Generate a two-digit positive random number in JavaScript.

Discover Adam on LinkedIn here.

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