Bookmarks, 02018-03

Last month’s bookmarks from

  • Always start with a stupid model, no exceptions. – Insight Data Advocates starting with simple models, like linear or logistic regression, and then understanding where those initial models fail.
  • What Is a “Policy Imagination”? - Lawyers, Guns & Money Interesting for citation of mid-20th century “National Balance Sheet” model by Baxter.
  • Rough.js “Rough.js is a light weight (~8k), Canvas based library that lets you draw in a sketchy, hand-drawn-like, style. The library defines primitives to draw lines, curves, arcs, polygons, circles, and ellipses. It also supports drawing SVG paths.”
  • GitHub - mpetazzoni/ptftpd: A TFTP/PXE tool suite written in Python “pTFTPd is a collection of tools related to TFTP. It includes a TFTP server, a TFTP client, and a complete PXE solution based on this TFTP server and a micro-DHCP or BOOTP server. All these tools are written in Python and designed to be fast, RFC compliant and easy to use.”
  • Input: Fonts for Code “Input is a flexible system of fonts designed specifically for code by David Jonathan Ross. It offers both monospaced and proportional fonts, all with a large range of widths, weights, and styles for richer code formatting.”