François Chollet+ Your Authors @fchollet Deep learning @google. Creator of Keras, neural networks library. Author of 'Deep Learning with Python'. Opinions are my own. Oct. 08, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

The Social Network (2010) did not exactly intend to depict its subject in a positive light, but it seems the takeaway for everyone who watched it was "this nerd got crazy rich & successful by making a website, making websites is cool now, also nerds are cool now"

The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) also had a similar reception. "Securities fraud is cool now"

In popular culture, money is the ultimate brand

You can follow @fchollet.


Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Sign up.

Since you’re here...

... we’re asking visitors like you to make a contribution to support this independent project. In these uncertain times, access to information is vital. Threader gets 1,000,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Your financial support will help two developers to keep working on this app. Everyone’s contribution, big or small, is so valuable. Support Threader by becoming premium or by donating on PayPal. Thank you.

Follow Threader