Today I caught up on some technical blog posts that caught my eye over the week. Here's a summary of each.
- XY Problem: summary of an antipattern where a person asks for help with their often misguided workaround to a problem, instead of the problem itself. I've done this, and been on the receiving end of this, many times.
- ReasonML: Strict, powerful and forgiving: slides from Hari Gopal's intro to ReasonML at JSFoo.
- Google is using AI to help The New York Times digitize 5 million historical photos: brief overview of Google's work digitizing the vast library of New York Times images.
I'd like to give a quick plug for two newsletters I read that provided some of this content to me:
Nov 14, 2018