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Sonoma fires burnt weed wealth

1/01/2018 @ 21:04 UTC

nelson : Sonoma fires burnt weed wealth - Marijuana businessmen can't use banks; many lost hoards of cash in fires

MNIST database

1/01/2018 @ 21:04 UTC

nelson : MNIST database - Machine learning test database; images of handwritten numerals

Freedmen's Bureau Project

1/01/2018 @ 20:04 UTC

nelson : Freedmen's Bureau Project - Documents from the end of slavery to be digitized

Mystery security bug

1/01/2018 @ 18:04 UTC

nelson : Mystery security bug - Evidence there's a serious bug in virtual memory management in CPUs that software can only fix with expensive workarounds

Elephant drawings

1/01/2018 @ 01:04 UTC

nelson : Elephant drawings - 600 years of drawing an animal the illustrator had never seen

Favourite maps from 2017

1/01/2018 @ 00:05 UTC

nelson : Favourite maps from 2017 - Nice roundup

Milo Yiannopoulos' book

28/12/2017 @ 17:05 UTC

nelson : Milo Yiannopoulos' book - His editor is having none of it

J. Kenji López-Alt

27/12/2017 @ 21:04 UTC

nelson : J. Kenji López-Alt - Profile of the experimenter cook and his new San Mateo restaurant

Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF

19/12/2017 @ 20:05 UTC

nelson : Cloud Optimized GeoTIFF - Save geographic imagery in a way that makes it easy to progressively fetch in a web browser

npycat

19/12/2017 @ 20:05 UTC

nelson : npycat - Command line tool for examining large NumPy arrays

UN human rights in the US

19/12/2017 @ 17:05 UTC

nelson : UN human rights in the US - Statement from a visit to the US by human rights expert for the UN

Multivariate Maps

18/12/2017 @ 19:04 UTC

nelson : Multivariate Maps - A collection of visualization techniques

Jeff Dean at NIPS 2017

11/12/2017 @ 17:04 UTC

nelson : Jeff Dean at NIPS 2017 - Details about machine learning in production from Google

Comcast Javascript injection

9/12/2017 @ 21:05 UTC

nelson : Comcast Javascript injection - Ads from your ISP. Scroll down for the link to the RFC

leela-zero

8/12/2017 @ 00:04 UTC

nelson : leela-zero - Cooperative effort to reproduce AlphaGo Zero by using donated CPU and GPU cycles

Pulp Federation

7/12/2017 @ 20:05 UTC

nelson : Pulp Federation - Tarantino wants to do a Star Trek movie

Steam no longer taking Bitcoin

6/12/2017 @ 20:04 UTC

nelson : Steam no longer taking Bitcoin - Too volatile, too expensive

That Guy

3/12/2017 @ 18:04 UTC

nelson : That Guy - A list of character actors who show up in small parts in movies

Arrington cryptocurrency hedge fund

29/11/2017 @ 21:05 UTC

nelson : Arrington cryptocurrency hedge fund - Fuck everything

Visualization Universe

27/11/2017 @ 18:04 UTC

nelson : Visualization Universe - Details on what charts, books, and tools are most popular among visualization searchers

Mexican Pulp Art

26/11/2017 @ 23:05 UTC

nelson : Mexican Pulp Art - Classic 1970s illustrations

Voter suppression committee

19/11/2017 @ 20:05 UTC

nelson : Voter suppression committee - Strongly worded editorial about Kobach and Trump's effort to stop people from voting

Spacewar tournament 1972

17/11/2017 @ 19:05 UTC

nelson : Spacewar tournament 1972 - Very first esports competition, with Stewart Brand at the center

Uber stock outcome for SF

15/11/2017 @ 01:05 UTC

nelson : Uber stock outcome for SF - Company is not exempt from San Francisco's special 0.7% payroll tax

Alabama rape culture

15/11/2017 @ 00:05 UTC

nelson : Alabama rape culture - Everyone in Roy Moore's town knew he was creepy with young girls

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