AI Mistakes Bald Head for Ball, Logos: Now vs Classics, and more

It’s Memon Mondays!

This newsletter is my experiment to save all the cool things I find during the week and share them with my like-minded friends.

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COOL LINKS

AI Camera Ruins Soccer Game For Fans After Mistaking Referee's Bald Head For Ball
This is one hilarious AI fails. The model probably didn’t train on enough bald people.

Are we losing our ability to remember?
The idea that our phone, internet, laptops are an extension of our brain is scary. We are increasingly relying on these devices and services for our memories instead of our brain. I remember reading a research that if you take a photo of something, your brain essentially offloads that memory. This is fine as long as the tech or the companies behind it don’t betray us.

Speaking of our minds and tech companies, I would like to talk a bit about the new trend of logos most products have switched to these days:

This is getting a bit ridiculous. The modern icons (and design systems) are not only weirdly complex but very generic, not fun and plain bad. Here are a few classic logos for comparison (taken from this thread):

And lastly here are some completely different logos,

Soviet Logos
A selection of never published trademarks designed in the USSR.

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DEV

A Visual Guide to Regular Expression
This is a nice guide to learning RegEx.

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MEMES

WinRAR has lived decades. They prolly have the best business model.

This is me right now.

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That’s it friends! Be safe, maintain safe distance, and wash your hands.
Also inbox me if you got something cool to share!