Lynx Roundup, January 3rd 2021

Lynx Roundup, January 3rd 2021

The flip side of AI ingenuity! Fast prototyping in Python for OpenCV! The return of Python dictionary 'addition!'

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Specification gaming: the flip side of AI ingenuity
Specification gaming is a behaviour that satisfies the literal specification of an objective without achieving the intended outcome. We have all had experiences with specification gaming, even if not by this name. Readers may have heard the myth of King Midas and the golden touch, in which the king …
idlesign/opencv-proto
Allows fast prototyping in Python for OpenCV. Contribute to idlesign/opencv-proto development by creating an account on GitHub.
Dirty, Disparate, Duplicated Data - Stop the 3 Bad Ds from Destroying Your Business - DZone Big Data
In this article, we discuss how to prevent your organization from building up a data source with dirty, duplicate, and disparate data.
Robotics Operating System Brings Open Source Approach to Robotics Development
An interview with Open Robotics’ developer advocate Katherine Scott about Open Robotics’ two main projects, Robot Operating System (ROS) and Gazebo, a 3D multi-robot robot simulation framework.
The return of Python dictionary “addition”
Back in March, we looked at a discussionand Python Enhancement Proposal (PEP) for a new dictionary “addition”operator forPython. The discussion back then was lively and voluminous, but the PEP needed someupdates and enhancements in order to proceed. That work has now been doneand a postabout …
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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.