Lynx Roundup, November 23rd 2020 Unexpected scientific insights into COVID-19 from machine learning! Information in micrographs of biological cells! New Spark 3 array functions. Matthew Alhonte 23 Nov 2020 Unexpected Scientific Insights into COVID-19 From AI Machine Learning ToolA team of materials scientists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) – scientists who normally spend their time researching things like high-performance materials for thermoelectrics or battery cathodes – have built a text-mining tool in record time to help the global scientific coSciTechDailyLawrence Berkeley National LaboratoryCoronavirus is revealing the gig economy’s sharp inequalitiesThe growing outbreak is creating fear and confusion for contractors who lack the protections afforded to permanent employees.MIT Technology ReviewCharlotte JeeNew microscopy technique uncovers previously hidden information in micrographs of biological cellsA new imaging method combined with machine learning uncovers previously hidden information in micrographs of biological cells to reveal quantitative information of gene expression levels.Phys.orgScience X staffOLED-power link jumps from useless 50Mb/s to useful 1Gb/sTuning tiny OLEDs’ fabrication results in faster switching times.Ars TechnicaChris LeeMitogen — Mitogen DocumentationNew Spark 3 Array Functions (exists, forall, transform, aggregate, zip_with) - MungingDataThis post explains how to use the exists, forall, transform, aggregate, and zip_with collection functions that were added to the functions object in Spark 3.MungingDatamrpowershttps://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2020/03/05/lawsuit-against-ice-reveals-danger-government-by-algorithm/ Roundup Matthew Alhonte @MattAlhonte 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. Hackers and Slackers Newsletter Join the newsletter to receive the latest updates in your inbox. Your email address Subscribe Please check your inbox and click the link to confirm your subscription. Please enter a valid email address! An error occurred, please try again later.