Lynx Roundup, February 14th 2020

Lynx Roundup, February 14th 2020

Starting and synchronizing threads in Python! Fixing Math's moral compass! Rusty bridges generating electricity!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Math Education’s Moral Compass is Broken and Only Play Can Fix it.
How much do we value play in mathematics? No, really. How much? Well, it’s kind of trick question. Play isn’t a subset of mathematics and it shouldn’t be some buried bullet point in curriculum…
How DBAs Can Get Data Science Cred, Fast
With Oracle Machine Learning in the database and a little instruction at Oracle OpenWorld, DBAs can begin sharing the spotlight with those popular data scientists.
Starting and Synchronizing Threads
Learn how threads in Python can help you develop better code
IBM offers explainable AI toolkit, but it’s open to interpretation | ZDNet
IBM’s latest foray into making A.I. more amenable to the world is a toolkit of algorithms that can be used to explain the decisions of machine learning programs. It raises a deep question: Just what is an explanation, and how can we find ones that we will accept?
Could a Rusty Bridge Generate Electricity?
New research shows that water flowing over thin layers of rust can generate power


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.