Lynx Roundup, December 9th 2020

Lynx Roundup, December 9th 2020

Access to geospatial raster data with Rasterio! Python replacing Excel in banking! Data project checklist!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
How an Algorithm Puts Black People’s Health in Danger
We might not realize it, but computer algorithms are everywhere. These algorithms, which are basically a series of steps or instructions designed to perform a specific task or solve a particular
Kickstarter Employees Win Historic Union Election
The final vote was 46 for the union, 37 against, a historic win for unionization efforts at tech companies.
An Open-Source Petri Dish-As-Code - ArangoDB
There are many things the global coronavirus pandemic crisis has shown us, but there are a few things that stand out. One of them is that the current vaccine and drug development process takes a lot of time. Some would even say too long for having the desired impact on containing the spread. There a…
A molecular switch for repairing central nervous system disorders - Neuroscience News
Neuroscience News provides research news for neuroscience, neurology, psychology, AI, brain science, mental health, robotics and cognitive sciences.
“Python already replaced Excel in banking”
Why bother learning Excel now?
Data project checklist
There’s a lot more to creating useful data projects than just training an accurate model

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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.