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mercredi 17 février 2016

Le Système d'intéligence artificielle de Google est le conducteur!...

Google's AI System Is the 'Driver' in Self-Driving Cars, NHTSA Rules
eWeek (02/10/16) Jaikumar Vijayan 

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has granted a Google request that the artificial-intelligence (AI) system behind its self-driving vehicles be considered the "driver" of the vehicle under federal automobile safety laws. The decision changes the definition of "driver," which has been in place for more than 100 years. Google is one of several companies working on delivering fully autonomous vehicles over the next few years, but they are struggling with how to get the vehicles to comply with federal and state automobile safety requirements. In November 2015, Chris Urmson, director of Google's self-driving car project, sent a letter to NHTSA asking how the agency would interpret certain provisions in the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards within the context of self-driving vehicles. The biggest question Google had was how it could certify its Self-Driving System (SDS) AI technology to meet federal motor vehicle safety standards. Google asked that SDS be considered a "driver" under federal law because having controls that would enable a human to interact with the vehicle's operations would be detrimental to safety. "Even if it were possible for a human occupant to determine the location of Google's steering control system, and sit immediately behind it, that human occupant would not be capable of actually driving the vehicle as described by Google," NHTSA determined.

mardi 2 février 2016

How It Works : Installing Let’s Encrypt



Anyone who has gone through the trouble of setting up a secure website knows what a hassle getting and maintaining a certificate can be. Let’s Encrypt automates away the pain and lets site operators turn on and manage HTTPS with simple commands.
No validation emails, no complicated configuration editing, no expired certificates breaking your website. And of course, because Let’s Encrypt provides certificates for free, no need to arrange payment.
This page describes how to carry out the most common certificate management functions using the Let’s Encrypt client. You’re welcome to use any compatible client, but we only provide instructions for using the client that we provide.
If you’d like to know more about how this works behind the scenes, check out our technical overview.

MORE : Installing Let’s Encrypt https://letsencrypt.org/howitworks/

lundi 1 février 2016

OSS - Open Source School : Présentation