Lynx Roundup, March 25th 2020

Lynx Roundup, March 25th 2020

Anatomy of a probabilistic programming framework! Infra for contextual bandits and reinforcement learning! Minnesota's high-tech history!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte

Anatomy of a Probabilistic Programming Framework
In this blog post, we’ll break down what probabilistic programming frameworks are made up of, and how the various pieces are organized and structured. We’ll take a look at some open source frameworks as examples.
On Your Mark, Get Set, Multiply
The way you learned to multiply works, but computers employ a faster algorithm.
sobolevn/safe-assert
Safe and composable assert for Python that can be used together with optimised mode - sobolevn/safe-assert
ML Platform Meetup: Infra for Contextual Bandits and Reinforcement Learning
Infrastructure for Contextual Bandits and Reinforcement Learning — theme of the ML Platform meetup hosted at Netflix, Los Gatos on Sep 12, 2019. Contextual and Multi-armed Bandits enable faster and…
Solid State: Minnesota’s High-Tech History - Solid State: Minnesota’s High-Tech History - Twin Cities PBS
Minnesota was the global epicenter of computing, a high-tech landscape for generations.

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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.