Four short links: 16 March 2020

Uncensored Library, Shmoocon 2020, Differential Privacy, Layoffs

By Nat Torkington
March 16, 2020
Four Short Links
  1. The Uncensored Library — Reporters Without Borders built a library in Minecraft, in which you can read banned books. (via Gizmodo)
  2. Shmoocon 2020 Talk Recordings — everything from email addresses to Verilog by way of Zero Trust, social media, and choose-your-own-adventure ransomware.
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  4. Differential Privacy: A Comparison of LibrariesWe will have a look at how the dataset size affects accuracy and how the desired privacy level (epsilon) affects data accuracy. For each case, we will compare the results obtained using the various differential privacy libraries.
  5. Layoffs are Coming (Jacob Kaplan-Moss) — who is likely to get laid off and how to prepare, from a web elder who has lived through two recessions.
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