The Interesting Link
Self-Taught: Software That Learns By Doing, the beginning is boring, but it gets better. I for one hadn't heard of "partial programming with Alisp" or "convolutional networks" before.
Rumours mount over Google's internet plan, "Google is working on a project to create its own global internet protocol (IP) network, a private alternative to the internet controlled by the search giant, according to sources who are in commercial negotiation with the company."
Upcoming Conferences and Workshops:
4th Workshop on Principles and Practice of Semantic Web Reasoning PPSWR'06 at the ESWC 2006.
The Second International Workshop on Contexts and Ontologies: Theory, Practice and Applications (C&O-2006) at the ECAI 2006.
International Symposiom on Temporal Represenation and Reasoning.
17th European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) and the 10th European Conference on Principles and Practice of Knowledge Discovery in Databases (PKDD).
First International Workshop on Semantic Web Annotations for Multimedia.
1st Workshop: From Wiki to Semantics
2nd Workshop on Scripting for the Semantic Web.
The Eighth International Conference on Electronic Commerce (ICEC'06).
ESWC06 Workshop on Scripting for the Semantic Web.
The Political Link:The The suffering in Congo, much more important than any cartoon.
Last weeks Interesting Link (actually thats now more than two weeks, but I was just too busy)