Source: David Knickerbocker

0. Context to context

Throughout last year, I worked with the National Technical Institute for the Deaf on a new metric, ACE2, that evaluates the efficacy of automatic speech recognition software. Speech recognition products have traditionally been evaluated using a metric self-explanatorily called the word-error rate (WER), but it has…


Sultana’s Dream by Chitra Ganesh, 2018

It has been established time and again that Rokeya Shakhawat Hossain, writer and social reformer from Bengal, constructed a feminist utopia in her 1905 book “Sultana’s Dream,” wherein the traditional gender binary is upturned in a display of creative speculation about a social system diametrically opposed to that of British…


13th December 2017

Most people believe that a degree in technology is a more valuable pursuit compared to a degree in the liberal arts. …


The self’s existence bows down to determinism — yet it wants to reach outside of itself. How do we channel this need when the individual is tamed by society’s exercise of confines? …


As a child I was a voracious reader. One would imagine that children like me would be most likely to break out of molds and tread new paths. But I grew up in a competitive playground and knew that I had to make sure I remained in the safety of…


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13th century Persian poet and Sufi mystic Rumi, ​by​ virtue of ​his​ literary and scholarly work, has pervaded the cultural mainstream ​in the ​United ​States ​to ​become ​the ​best-selling ​poet ​in​ the ​country. ​But ​has ​it ​all occurred ​​at ​the expense ​of his​ cultural ​​substance?

On​ ​13th​ ​October,​ ​2017,​ ​in​…

Prionti Nasir

overthrow systems overflow stacks

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