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Why not? I've seen your daily routine. You're not busy.

What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor. That is the whole Torah; the rest is commentary. Now go and learn it.

A larger challenge is to encourage the shift from rationalism, which assumes that algorithms are the answer, to empiricism, which assumes that continuous exploration, persistent questioning, and vigorous dialog will promote a deeper understanding of our world.

Dimitris Chloupis made a remarkably astute observation - Lisp is a factory for making programming languages; Smalltalk is a factory for making programming environments.

26 July 2021

Safety Evaluation of the Second Dose of Messenger RNA COVID-19 Vaccines in Patients With Immediate Reactions to the First Dose

Simulating Worlds on the GPU

Last Stop

Iraqi programmer tried to adapt Gilgamesh.

24 July 2021

BirdNET - The easiest way to Identify Birds by Sound.

Novel highly divergent SARS-CoV-2 lineage with the Spike substitutions L249S and E484K - from Colombia.

Climate Dynamics Group - trying to do some climate modeling with deep learning.

21 July 2021

Sun Glint Remote Sensing.

Trojan Unicorn Creative Festival.

11 July 2021

init7 has 25Gb fibre.

25Gb PC Build.

Mikrotik does not work well for 25Gb.

09 July 2021

GamesCom is between 23 and 27 August.

07 July 2021

21st Century Emulation.

6 July 2021

Raymond Chen reviewed lots of CPUs who used to run windwos First up the Itanium. Fond nightmares of the iAPX 432.

Next up is the Alpha AXP

Followed by the MIPS R4000

Intel 386

PowerPC 600 series

ARM 32bit.

What Is Parquet.

Parquet Format

More on reading Parquet files.

Structure of Parquet Files


Parquet Documentation.

Github Parquet Format.

Parquet Thrift Definition.

Striping and Assembly Algorithms from the Dremel Paper.

Dremel: Interactive Analysis of Web-Scale Datasets

Bruce O'Neel

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