Caleb Garling

Writer


Google Brain’s Co-inventor Tells Why He’s Building Chinese Neural Networks

Andrew Ng on the state of deep learning at Baidu


I have yet to push Slack into the “entertainment” portion of my life. Right now it’s firmly a work app and definitely replaced a lot of email usecases and many on GitHub as well. No more discussing issues in the comments section of each ticket since often the discussion (at least in the cases I’ve worked with) is better had across a grouping of tickets — hence, a Slack channel.


To Race a Drone You Must Be the Drone

First-person drone racing is taking off


When I arrived at the football field at Santa Cruz high school the air was abuzz…


Meet Amy, Your Personal AI Assistant

X.AI wants its chatty bot to schedule your day for you

Dennis Mortensen was 10 minutes late to our phone interview. His…

Publications edited by Caleb Garling

under the tune

A series of short “fiction” from San Francisco

Judging Silicon Valley’s biggest critic


The Era of the #fumblebrag

In Silicon Valley, if you haven’t fucked up, you’re a total loser


The #fumblebrag Chronicles

In frothy Silicon Valley, stories about failure are a form of social currency

Hi, I’m Caleb. I’ve fucked up. Let me tell you how I fucked up. And then let’s talk about it.


Google Brain’s Co-inventor Tells Why He’s Building Chinese Neural Networks

Andrew Ng on the state of deep learning at Baidu


This Weird Person Might Save You From Online Harassment

New tools to save the Web from sexual predators are the latest weapons in one coder’s fight against mainstream…


How Digital Music Missed Its Big Chance

Before MySpace, Napster, Spotify or Soundcloud, there was IUMA.


Jeff Patterson wanted everyone to try Zima. It…

Hunting Task Wabbits

Everybody’s crazy mad with TaskRabbit—but the startup that launched the sharing economy really doesn’t want to talk about its troubles.


Confessions of a Tech Panelist

They do serve a purpose. Sometimes. Can I have a glass of water?

A few years ago Box invited me to their developer…

Where Would Instagram Be Without Filters? Lost in the Uncanny Valley.

Why special effects are better than “reality”


A simple interface, an ephemeral…