Matters of Interest Blog

Facial Recognition – Present and Future [Tech Tuesday]

“How are you being watched?” This was the opening question to a session last week in Southern California on facial recognition. Taking place at the IT Expo last week in Anaheim, the session “Facial Recognition – Changing The Communications World”,...

A Visit to Acoustic Ales

In the summer, a couple of guys and I went down to San Diego for a couple of days to drink beer at as many breweries as we could. On the second day of our trip, having visited Ballast Point,...

Audio Lectures Uploaded from This Summer’s YCT Yemei Iyun in Tanakh and Jewish Thought

Two weeks ago, nearly four dozen audio recordings from this summer’s Yeshivat Chovevei Torah‘s Yemei Iyun in Tanakh and Jewish Thought were uploaded.  Having dispensed with previous years’ arrangement of lectures on specific books within the Jewish Bible (תנ”ך (TaNaKh)), this...