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Four short links: 2 July 2020

Sweetviz an open source Python library that generates beautiful, high-density visualizations to kickstart EDA (Exploratory Data Analysis) with a single line of code. Output is a fully self-contained HTML application. (via Mike Loukides) DrRepair Code from this paper, which tackles learning to repair programs from diagnostic feedback (e.g., compiler error messages). Lightning Cables []

2 Jul 2020 5:01 pm
Radar trends to watch: July 2020

News of the past month is dominated by COVID-19 and the #BlackLivesMatter protests. Ive considered them both disruptions because theyre forcing us to re-evaluate how we deal with data, health, and so many other issues. Those are disruptions I can get behind. Disruptions: COVID-19 and #BlackLivesMatter The state of California has done an amazing job []

1 Jul 2020 5:21 pm
Four short links: 1 July 2020

PyLance Python language server for VS Code that brings type information, auto-imports, type-checking, and multi-root workspace support to Visual Studio Code. 50 Short Product Lessons A set of short thoughts from John Cutler on different elements of product management. (via Twitter). Mozilla Updates its Voice Dataset 54 languages, 7,226 total hours of []

1 Jul 2020 4:49 pm
Deep Learning for Coders with fastai and PyTorch

Deep learning is often viewed as the exclusive domain of math PhDs and big tech companies. But as this hands-on guide demonstrates, programmers comfortable with Python can achieve impressive results in deep learning with little math background, small amounts of data, and minimal code. How? With fastai, the first library to provide a consistent interface to the most frequently used deep learning applications. Fastai creators Jeremy Howard and Sylvain Gugger show you how to train a model on a wide

30 Jun 2020 5:04 pm
Four short links: 30 June 2020

Durable Teams Rael Dornfest called this project mindset vs product mindset. If youre in a project mindset, you spin up and wind down teams and codebases. If youre in a product mindset, you have code that lives forever so you need a team to stick with it. Unmaintained code is a security and operational []

30 Jun 2020 4:54 pm