Roundup Lynx Roundup, October 7th 2019 How BLAS works! Neural nets try to crack hashing algorithms! LinkedIn maps the economy! Matthew Alhonte Super villain in somebody's action hero movie. Experienced a radioactive freak accident at a young age, which rendered him part-snake and strangely adept at Python. More posts by Matthew Alhonte. Matthew Alhonte 7 Oct 2019 • 2 min read Let’s Build A Simple Interpreter. Part 16: Recognizing Procedure CallsLearning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back. — Chinese proverbRuslan SpivakRuslan's Bloghttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2015/06/19/guns-in-america-for-every-criminal-killed-in-self-defense-34-innocent-people-die/This ride-share driver demands a voice - and a living wage<p>A part-time Lyft driver who makes just $14,000 a year is fed up with the inequity of ride-share executives making hundreds of millions while the workers who make the company run are struggling to get by.</p>Lauren Swiger June 19, 2019San Francisco ChronicleCan a neural network crack hashing algorithms?I’ve been reading a bit about neural networks, and their ability to approximate many complex functions. Wouldn’t a neural network be capable of cracking a hashing algorithm like SHA256? For examp...OmegaInformation Security Stack Exchangehttps://phys.org/news/2019-08-global-economy-collaboration-linkedin.htmlThe Pentagon has a laser that can identify people from a distance—by their heartbeatThe Jetson prototype can pick up on a unique cardiac signature from 200 meters away, even through clothes.David HamblingMIT Technology Review Subscribe to Hackers and Slackers Get the latest posts delivered right to your inbox Subscribe Great! Check your inbox and click the link to confirm your subscription. Please enter a valid email address!