Lynx Roundup, February 25th 2018

Lynx Roundup, February 25th 2018

Good intro to Jupyter! Preview of the Walrus ('assignment') operator from Python 3.8! Cortical Connectivity!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

Regrettable Code, Episode 1
The product I was working on has a concept of an Account. On a given Account there may be one-to-many Teams to which users belong. There was a RESTful API that allowed querying various settings of…
Creating a Blueprint for Cortical Connectivity
Innovation Isn’t All Fun and Games — Creativity Needs Discipline
The hard truth about innovation cultures.
Activision Blizzard Reports Record Revenue as They Fuck Over 800 Employees
At the end of the day, the only thing that matters is the pursuit of endless growth and endless profits.
Your Brain Doesn’t Contain Memories. It Is Memories
Memories begin when your neurons respond to outside stimuli—and compound to rewire your brain.
Try out walrus operator in Python 3.8
The first alpha of Python 3.8 was just released at February 3, 2019. With that comes a major new feature in the form of PEP 572, Assignment Expressions, implemented by the amazing Emily Morehouse…
Jupyter Notebook: An Introduction – Real Python
In this step-by-step Python tutorial, you learn how to get started with The Jupyter Notebook, an open source web application that you can use to create and share documents that contain live code, equations, visualizations, and text.

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.