Amazon.com: Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty (9780385545686): Keefe, Patrick Radden: Books

August 1, 2021

https://www.amazon.com/Empire-Pain-History-Sackler-Dynasty/dp/0385545681


Clifford Ross | Hurricane LII – Winston Wachter

August 1, 2021

Clifford Ross | Hurricane LII – Winston Wachter

https://newyork.winstonwachter.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/CW-8051.jpg https://newyork.winstonwachter.com/collection/cw-8051/


aws genomics cli

August 1, 2021

https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/industries/announcing-amazon-genomics-cli-preview/


potential new books to read….

August 1, 2021

https://blogs.sciencemag.org/books/2021/06/01/summer-reading-2021/

from science podcast


Using Benford’s Law to Detect Bitcoin Manipulation

August 1, 2021

https://mindmatters.ai/2021/07/using-benfords-law-to-detect-bitcoin-manipulation/

Therefore, this is the distribution expected if the logarithms of the numbers (but not the numbers themselves) are uniformly and randomly distributed.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benford%27s_law


A Berkeley runner went missing. Detectives say it’s an ‘unprecedented’ mystery

August 1, 2021

https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/Missing-Berkeley-runner-stumps-detectives-16332901.php


(727) Extract URLs or Link Text from a Google Sheets Cell – YouTube

August 1, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lYbwKmC0yzE

https://webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/89557/extract-the-link-text-and-url-from-a-hyperlinked-cell


The Deep Sea Is Filled with Treasure, but It Comes at a Price | The New Yorker

July 31, 2021

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/06/21/the-deep-sea-is-filled-with-treasure-but-it-comes-at-a-price

Edith Widder, “Below the Edge of Darkness: A Memoir of Exploring Light and Life in the Deep Sea” (Random House).

Helen Scales, “The Brilliant Abyss: Exploring the Majestic Hidden Life of the Deep Ocean, and the Looming Threat That Imperils It” (Grove Atlantic)


How to Negotiate with Ransomware Hackers | The New Yorker

July 31, 2021

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/06/07/how-to-negotiate-with-ransomware-hackers


The Pied Piper of SPACs | The New Yorker

July 31, 2021

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2021/06/07/the-pied-piper-of-spacs

Chamath Palihapitiya says that the investment tool lets ordinary people get rich off startups. It may be hype—but hype can be its own economic engine.

By Charles Duhigg

May 31, 2021