1. Save .ORG #save #.org
Help stop the sale of Public Interest Registry to a Private Equity Firm
2. Collection of notebooks about quantitative finance, with interactive python code. #python #finance #jupyter
It contains several topics that are not so popular nowadays, but that can be very powerful. Usually, topics such as PDE methods, Lévy processes, Fourier methods or Kalman filter are not very popular among practitioners, who prefers to work with more standard tools. The aim of these notebooks is to present these interesting topics, by showing their practical application through an interactive python implementation.
3. Slack’s new WYSIWYG input box is really terrible #slack #ux #WYSIWYG
Slack has just recently rolled out a “WYSIWYG text input” widget to its Web browser interface. (Apparently, the phased rollout started at the beginning of November 2019, but it’s just now starting to hit the workspaces that I participate in.) The user experience of using this new input method is really, really, really bad.
4. What's the most valuable thing you can learn in an hour? #learn #ideas
An average person, if focused, can learn to read (but not understand) Korean decently in under an hour.A person can also learn a few guitar chords and possibly play a carefully-chosen song in that time.
5. Draw.io: Opensource Online Diagramming Website #opensource #drawing
draw.io is a free online diagramming application and flowchart maker . You can use it to create UML, entity relationship, org charts, BPMN and BPM, database schema and networks. Also possible are telecommunication network, workflow, flowcharts, maps overlays and GIS, electronic circuit and social network diagrams.