Understanding Networks: IOT Device Design

I’m working with Jackie Liu for an IOT assignment. Our first assignment is to design a web api and a physical interface for the an app. Another working pair will implement our idea. Our idea is for a digital pet. application web api physical avatar web client App The application simulates a pet. The pet has a state with several attributes. Hunger satisfaction: how satisfied is the pet’s hunger?
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Understanding Networks: Firewall

For this assignment, we… setup a server with a public IP address closed most of the ports with UFW waiting for the UFW logs to fill up I left my server up for about a month and logged about 88k requests. Traffic Spike There is a noticeable spike on Oct 24 and 25. The additional traffic came in from two different countries, China and France. While the two country’s traffic spikes came about the same time, they were very different in quality.
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Knitting, Beyond the Scarf: Knitting Pattern

Information and Encoding This knitting pattern encodes a knitting pattern for the seed stitch. Knitting Pattern K K K K K K K K P K K K K K K K K K P K K K K K K K P K K K K K K K K K P K K K K K K K K Decoding The resulting piece is a 2 col, 4 row grid.
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Visual Novel with Renpy

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Machine Learning for the Web: Runway ML

Runway ML is a startup started by an ITP grad. They are building a machine learning platform for creatives. The tool is backed by cloud GPU for both training and inference. Using the GPUs for either usually costs money, but they also have a couple models exposed via Web API. One of the models they’ve exposed is ATTnGan. I’m not sure what dataset it was trained on. ATTnGan takes text captions and generates an image.
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