Lynx Roundup, June 16th 2018

Lynx Roundup, June 16th 2018

Daily roundup of Data Science news around the industry, 6/16/2018.

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Chewing A Billion By Billion Matrix Crammed Into Gigabytes Of Memory
The Definitive Guide to Linux System Calls
TL;DR This blog post explains how Linux programs call functions in the Linux kernel. It will outline several different methods of making systems calls, how to handcraft your own assembly to make system calls (examples included), kernel entry points into system calls, kernel exit points from system c…
The entropic brain: a theory of conscious states informed by neuroimaging research with psychedelic drugs
Entropy is a dimensionless quantity that is used for measuring uncertainty about the state of a system but it can also imply physical qualities, where high entropy is synonymous with high disorder. Entropy is applied here in the context of states of consciousness and their associated neurodynamics, …
State Machine Testing with Echidna
The Metastable Brain
Neural ensembles oscillate across a broad range of frequencies and are transiently coupled or “bound” together when people attend to a stimulus, perce…
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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.