Lynx Roundup, December 13th 2019

Lynx Roundup, December 13th 2019

Deep fakes doing deep things! Python Pandas at extreme performance! More libraries fo data scientists!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

The Haskell Phrasebook
The Haskell Phrasebook is a free quick-start Haskell guide comprised of a sequence of small annotated programs.
Failing to Plan: How Ayn Rand Destroyed Sears
In People’s Republic of Walmart, Leigh Phillips and Michal Rozworski argue that planning on vast scales is possible, and it works. But when Sears’s Ayn Rand-loving owner introduced internal markets because he was so horrified at central planning inside capitalist firms, things quickly fell apart.
Fraudsters deepfake CEO’s voice to trick manager into transferring $243,000
In computer security a threat is a possible danger that might exploit a vulnerability to breach security and thus cause possible harm. A threat can be either “intentional” (i.e. , intelligent; e.g. , an individual cracker or a criminal organization) or “accidental” (e.g. , the possibility of a compu…
Pandora Playlist Duplicate Checking Tool. Contribute to junswj/pandora_duplicates development by creating an account on GitHub.
Probability Distributions in Data Science
Having a sound statistical background can be greatly beneficial in the daily life of a Data Scientist. Every time we start exploring a new dataset, we need to first do an Exploratory Data Analysis…
A lightweight wrapper to operate on nested dictionaries seamlessly. 👌 - ducdetronquito/scalpl
Python Pandas at Extreme Performance
Today we all choose between the simplicity of Python tools (pandas, Scikit-learn), the scalability of Spark and Hadoop, and the operation readiness of Kubernetes. We end up using them all. We keep…

Matthew Alhonte

Supervillain 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.