Mauritius holiday Nov. 2018 – 2

 

As this is the last day of me being in the UK before I jet off to Mauritius (via Dubai) tomorrow, here’s a GIF of a dodo, our national bird. The dodo looks like it couldn’t get around fast enough, which might have led to its extinction at the hands of hungry Portuguese sailors and colonists.

Credits: Big Mike’s Avatars via GifCities and Internet Archive

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Mauritius holiday Nov. 2018 – 1

 

From tomorrow until mid-December, I’ll be in Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, visiting my family there and generally having a good time!. Probably will not be able to post much, if at all, on Gifville, but will be missing you guys all the same.

Credits: mauritiusottawa via GifCities and Internet Archive

Apple’s quiet AI acquisition 🍎

 

Apple is rumored to have acquired privacy-focused AI startup Silk Labs, according to a Tuesday report from The Information. While the move may seem like just another example of big tech snapping up the hottest AI startup, beneath the surface, it signals something deeper:

The competition among tech giants over AI isn’t just an arms race —it’s a battle of philosophies.

Credits: AngelList via Outlook

On the cusp of a siesta

 

 

Yes, do you mind, need my ‘forty winks’ here!

Credits: Warner Bros via Warner Archive and GIPHY