Chelsea Clinton is pregnant: Don’t worry if her baby becomes president.

April 18, 2014

http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/politics/2014/04/chelsea_clinton_is_pregnant_don_t_worry_if_her_baby_becomes_president.html


Why Privacy Is Actually Thriving Online | Threat Level | WIRED

April 18, 2014

Why #Privacy Is Actually Thriving Online. Mentions social
#steganography, using slang to hide messages in plain sight
http://prod2.wired.com/2014/03/privacy-is-dead


Scientists Find an ‘Earth Twin,’ or Perhaps a Cousin – NYTimes.com

April 18, 2014

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/18/science/space/scientists-find-an-earth-twin-or-maybe-a-cousin.html?smid=tw-nytimes&_r=0


Sports, Complexity, and the Ten-Thousand-Hour Rule : The New Yorker

April 18, 2014

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/sportingscene/2013/08/psychology-ten-thousand-hour-rule-complexity.html


Questions on Genetic Tests Remain; Some Rules Should Be Clear – NYTimes.com

April 16, 2014

http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2014/04/14/dna-and-insurance-fate-and-risk/questions-on-genetic-tests-remain-some-rules-should-be-clear


Should birds with rare genes get first priority? | Futurity

April 14, 2014

http://www.futurity.org/birds-rarest-genes-get-conservation-priority/


Encode-annotation interesting paper

April 14, 2014

recent publication from the Donnelly group comparing using GENCODE or Refeq annotation when predicting variants effects.
Choice of transcripts and software has a large effect on variant annotation
Genome Medicine 2014, 6:26 doi:10.1186/gm543


Eight (No, Nine!) Problems With Big Data – NYTimes.com

April 14, 2014

8 Problems With #BigData: correlation v causation, multiple testing, garbage in & out, gaming system, sample bias…
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/07/opinion/eight-no-nine-problems-with-big-data.html


8 Ways Big Data and Analytics Will Change Sports

April 14, 2014

Fan analytics, Omni-tracking (balls, clothes, &c), Replacing umps. @LBrousell’s 8 Ways #BigData…Will Change #Sports
http://www.cio.com/article/print/749650


Automatic Link driving assistant can now auto-post to Facebook, other apps

April 14, 2014

Automatic Link driving assistant can now auto-post: bluetooth between #car & #iPhone allows easy car data collection
http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/26/automatic-link-ifttt


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