Lynx Roundup, July 4th 2018

Lynx Roundup, July 4th 2018

Daily roundup of Data Science news around the industry, 7/4/2018.

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

Oriented toward Clojure, but I think it doubles as a nice piece on different data structures & how to use them, and Doing Things with Functional Programming.

Clojure Data Structures Tutorial
The Carrying-Cost of Code: Taking Lean Seriously
I’ve spent the past 8 years or so looking at ugly code. This isn’t uncommon in software development but in my case, I’ve been looking at different ugly code developed by different teams every couple of weeks. One question that...

My friend gave this lecture!

The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs in Eight U.S. Cities
These fortress-like AT&T buildings are central to a secret NSA program that has monitored billions of communications, documents and sources reveal.
A golden chamber buried under a mountain in Japan contains water so pure it can dissolve metal, and it’s helping scientists detect dying stars
The Super-Kamiokande neutrino detector is a physics experiment the size of a 15-story building, buried under a mountain in Japan.

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.