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Sean Merritt
Attended Wentworth Intitue of Technology
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Waves of photons, travelling at the speed of light, left the sun on the journey towards a warm London eight minutes ago. At roughly the same time, Professor Carlo Rovelli arrived ahead of schedule for our lunch, sat down at our table, ordering a
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Author Hao Jingfang won "Best Novelette," ahead of Stephen King.
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The Purely Functional Linux Distribution
NixOps 1.4 released, y 20 2016 00. NixOps 1.4 has been released. This release contains contains many nice new features. See the manual for details. NixOS 16.03 released, May 01 2016. NixOS 16.03 “Emu” has been released, the fourth stable release branch. See the release notes for details.
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A very bold architecture - rather than make minor tweaks, it looks like they've gone for a ground-up rethink of how to configure a Unix system.
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Arms holding bought £24.3 billion all cash deal. IoT play?
The calm of Stuart Chambers’ sailing holiday off the Turkish coast was shattered earlier this month when Masayoshi Son flew in with an armed escort and an offer for Arm Holdings, the UK’s pre-eminent technology company. The charismatic SoftBank
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Conway's Law. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Conway's Law is an adage named after computer programmer Melvin Conway, who introduced the idea in 1968. It concerns the structure of organizations and the corresponding structure of systems (particularly computer software) designed by those ...
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>> To follow the course you don't need to know a lot of computer science or mathematics but you will need to be an experienced programmer. You should know what generic programming and polymorphism are. [/] The class will meet once a week on Wednesday from 6:30pm to 8:30pm for up to ten weeks starting August 24th <<
This is a 10-week in-person course taking place in Seattle, WA, United States. This class will follow and expand upon Bartosz Milewski's blog. There will be lots of diagrams and programming on the whiteboard! This is how Bartosz motivates this course: I got the crazy idea, around 2014, to write a book about category theory for programmers. Mind you, not computer scientists but programmers—engineers rather than scientists. The idea evolved into a ...
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Dyson Sphere
A new study released by Penn State postulates that an alien race may have constructed a massive device to that harnesses the power of a far off star called KIC 8462852
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It is hard to find many winners in the painkiller addiction epidemic engulfing the US. But last year drugmakers from Pfizer and AbbVie to smaller groups like Depomed sold almost $10bn worth of prescription opioids. As sales of the pills have surged —
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