Readings for Lunch — [ 12 Jan 2017 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
Natural History Museum – London (source)

MACHINE LEARNING

Saving you bandwidth through machine learning

Google has developed a new technology called RAISR, to produce great quality versions of low-resolution images. They have been able to use up to 75 percent less bandwidth per image.

SCIENCE

An Ancient Toy Could Improve Health Care in the Developing World

One of the most important machines in modern medicine can now be made with little more than paper, string, and tape.