My Weekly RoundUp #87

Can Tesla’s AI beat the Kobayashi Maru Test? Technology AT&T Archives: The UNIX Operating System In the late 1960s, Bell Laboratories computer scientists Dennis Ritchie and Ken Thompson started work on a project that was inspired by an operating system called Multics, a joint project of MIT, GE, and Bell Labs. The host and narrator…

Early Music on Ukulele: Gaspar Sanz, “Españoleta”

A small piece from “Instruccion de musica sobre la guitarra española”. Gaspar Sanz was a guitarist and organist in the baroque musical period, along with other notable composers such as Bach, Vivaldi and Pachelbel. Sanz wrote several “españoletas” (“old Spanish song”) and this is one of his most popular: a classic of the guitar repertoire….