Lynx Roundup, October 27th 2020

Lynx Roundup, October 27th 2020

Remapping Python Opcodes! Cross-language API for time series analysis! Graphical image annotation Python library!

Matthew Alhonte
Matthew Alhonte
Remapping Python Opcodes
In my previous blog post, I talked about compiled Python (.pyc) files that I couldn’t manage to decompile. Because of this, my ability to audit the source code of Druva inSync was limited, and I felt…
MPA: a novel cross-language API for time series analysis
Van Benschoten et al., (2020). MPA: a novel cross-language API for time series analysis. Journal of Open Source Software, 5(49), 2179, https://doi.org/10.21105/joss.02179
Understanding Best Practice Python Tooling by Comparing Popular Project Templates
TL;DR: Use Flake8, pytest, and Sphinx in your current Python project. Also evaluate pre-commit, Black, and Pylint. For your next project, consider adding Poetry and Dependabot. I always find it…
Bill Conway’s billionaire father is bankrolling his state’s attorney bid. His fortune came from a firm that invested in weapons manufacturers and nursing homes accused of neglecting patients.
Cook County State’s Attorney challenger Bill Conway’s campaign is funded by his father. Defense industry and nursing home investments helped Carlyle Group makes its private equity fortune.
wkentaro/labelme
Image Polygonal Annotation with Python (polygon, rectangle, circle, line, point and image-level flag annotation). - wkentaro/labelme
Analysis of compensation, level, and experience details of 19k tech workers
Chip Huyen is a writer and computer scientist. She works to bring the best engineering practices to machine learning research and production. She writes about culture, people, and tech.
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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.