Lynx Roundup, December 22nd 2020

Lynx Roundup, December 22nd 2020

Better Python tracebacks with Rich! Functional programming in Python with generators and other utilities! Make Remote work effective for data science teams!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Better Python tracebacks with Rich
One of my goals in writing Rich was to render really nice Python tracebacks. And now that feature has landed. I’ve never found Python tracebacks to be a great debugging aid beyond telling me what the exception was, and where it occurred. In a recent update to Rich, I’ve tried to refresh the humble […
The US just released 10 principles that it hopes will make AI safer
All future AI regulations will need to clear the checklist.
dgilland/fnc
Functional programming in Python with generators and other utilities. - dgilland/fnc
overfitting: a guided tour
Do you want some uncertainty with that?
How to Make Remote Work Effective for Data Science Teams
In 1973, at the height of the OPEC oil crisis and skyrocketing fuel prices, NASA scientist and USC professor Jack Nilles began thinking about ways work could be done without the need for commuting…
Take Action — Frente de Defensa de la Amazonía
<p>For 25 years, the Frente de Defensa de la Amazonía (FDA) has officially represented all the peoples of the Sucumbíos and Orellana provinces in the Ecuadorian rainforest in an epic struggle against Chevron, demanding a clean-up of hundreds of abandoned waste pits and other contamination left over …
Use the Blank Sheet of Paper Test to Optimize for Natural Language Processing
The Blank Sheet of Paper Test determines if what you’ve written has meaning to someone who has never encountered your brand or content before. But what if we’re performing the BSoPT on a machine instead of a person? Does our thought experiment still apply?
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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.