Lynx Roundup, January 25th 2018

Lynx Roundup, January 25th 2018

Finding free hotel wifi with Python! Sets as datatypes for Pandas columns! New Python kernel for Jupyter!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Free Hotel Wifi with Python and Selenium
Recently I took my annual leave and decided to visit my friend during the holidays. I stayed at a hotel for a few days but to my surprise, the hotel charged money to use their wifi. In $DEITY’s year 2000 + 18, can you imagine?
Your whole office could be a computer thanks to sculpted Wi-Fi waves
Bouncing around specially tailored waves can turn an entire room into an analogue computer, which could help build an energy-efficient artificial intelligence
clojure tvm bindings and exploration. Contribute to techascent/tvm-clj development by creating an account on GitHub.
The Ultrarich’s dirty secret: not paying taxes
The tax situation in the United States is pretty messed up. Much ado has been made over the last week about AOC suggesting bringing back the pre-Reagan era 70% marginal tax rate on regular income over $10,000,000. This means that if you made $12 million in normal income …
A new Python kernel for Jupyter
Project Jupyter aims at providing a consistent set of tools for interactive computing workflows across multiple programming languages. Jupyter projects are popular at all stages of a research…


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.