Best links of the week #39

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Best links of the week from 30th September to 6th October


  1. Facebook Fudges Your Password for Your Convenience at HowToGeek.
  2. Password Strength at xkcd.
  3. Are Dark Themes Really Better for Your Eyes and Battery? at MakeTechEasier.
  4. 5 secrets of master storytellers at The Enterprisers Project.
  5. Estônia quer substituir os juízes por robôs at Época Negócios.


  1. Comparing Database Types: How Database Types Evolved to Meet Different Needs at Prisma.
  2. What is Data Engineering? by Lindsey Whitley at Gusto Engineering’s Medium.
  3. General Myths to avoid in Data Science and Machine Learning by vibhor nigam at Towards Data Science.
  4. Detecting Audio Deepfakes With AI at Dessa’s Medium.
  5. How to make every student a maths ‘expert’ by Junaid Mubeen at Q.E.D.’s Medium.
  6. How (not) to memorise mathematics by Junaid Mubeen at Hackernoon.
  7. P-value Explained Simply for Data Scientists by Rahul Agarwal at Towards Data Science.
  8. How to Learn Data Science for Free by Rebecca Vickery at Towards Data Science.
  9. The 3 Missing Roles that every Data Science Team needs to Hire by Ganes Kesari at Towards Data Science.
  10. Are Neural Networks Capable of Abstract Reasoning? Let’s Use an IQ Test to Prove It by Jesus Rodriguez at Towards Data Science.
  11. Not always predictive analytics is required, Exploratory Analysis can do wonders by Anshul Kanthaliya at Towards Data Science.
  12. This is Why Nobody is Reading Your Content by Adrian Drew at The Writing Cooperative’s Medium.
  13. How to Make a Living as a Writer — Everything I Know by Kern Carter at C.R.Y.
  14. Artificial Intelligence and Medicine: Is It Overhyped? by Oleksii Kharkovyna at Hackernoon.
  15. Clickbait ou Não? Usando Naive Bayes Para Classificar Títulos do Buzzfeed by João Gabriel Zó at Data Hackers’ Medium.


  1. Artigo científico rejeitado? Aceito com modificações? Responda editores e revisores adequadamente at Canal Descomplicado’s YouTube channel.


  1. Câncer de Mama (Reimagine o Câncer #05) at SciCast (Portal Deviante).

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