Lynx Roundup, January 29th 2020

Lynx Roundup, January 29th 2020

PG&E sucks! Simple statistical methos beat machine learning methods for forecasting! Agile approach to hardware!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

Let’s Own PG&E
PG&E is a profitable disaster. We deserve a utility run for people, not profit. Let’s take it out of investors’ hands and put it in the public’s.
Inequality is an undeniable fact in America
In the lore of capitalist America, the United States is a place where anyone can make it. But that’s increasingly not the case.
Few things are as dangerous as economists with physics envy – John Rapley | Aeon Ideas
Economies are made up of people and politics, not immutable laws: economists should get over their physics envy
Agile Hardware with Embedded Software Development
A managed agility approach is required to being successful in managing hardware products.

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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.