Tagged: hackernoon-top-story

Purity in my Programming : Pure Functions in Go

Pure functions are often hyped up in the Javascript world, probably because of the abundance of state in front end applications. While pure functions have their downsides (i.e. inconvenience, potentially large argument lists), I...

Unpredictability of Artificial Intelligence

The young field of AI Safety is still in the process of identifying its challenges and limitations. In this paper, we formally describe one such impossibility result, namely Unpredictability of AI. We prove that...

Compound: The Money Market on Ethereum

On June 26, 2020, the value locked into the Compound protocol reached a staggering $1 billion, making it the “most valuable” decentralized finance protocol. In the past year, DeFi became the hottest topic in...

Covid 19: The End of Politics?

There are already two cliches when it comes to op-eds on the post-Covid future. One is obvious: the claim that the pandemic has “changed everything.” Analysts in many fields, from Fintech to branding to...