Lynx Roundup, June 5th 2020

Lynx Roundup, June 5th 2020

Reducing Pandas memory usage with lossy compression! New handle for controlling electromagnetic properties could enable spintronic computing!

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Reducing Pandas memory usage #2: lossy compression
If you want to process a large amount data with Pandas, there are various techniques you can use to reduce memory usage without changing your data. But what if that isn’t enough? What if you still need to reduce memory usage? Another technique you can try is lossy compression: drop some of your data…
Egypt arrests editor of last major independent news outlet
It’s the latest development in President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi’s crackdown on press freedom.
New handle for controlling electromagnetic properties could enable spintronic computing
Materials scientists at Duke University have shown the first clear example that a material’s transition into a magnet can control instabilities in its crystalline structure that cause it to change from a conductor to an insulator.


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.