Let’s go for my web review for the week 2021-35.
Why William Gibson Is a Literary Genius | The Walrus
Tags: literature, scifi
One of my favorite writers, to the point it shaped quite a bit of my life (not kidding)… I can only agree with this.
Samsung seemingly caught swapping components in its 970 Evo Plus SSDs | Ars Technica
Tags: chip-shortage, samsung
Impacts of the chip shortage keep happening…
EXCLUSIVE Microsoft warns thousands of cloud customers of exposed databases | Reuters
Tags: tech, cloud, security, azure, microsoft
Now that’s a big security flaw… Let’s all put all our infrastructure “in the cloud”, what could possibly go wrong?
Data In The Dark: How Big Tech Secretly Secured $800 Million In Tax Breaks For Data Centers
Tags: tech, data-center, gafam
When no one wants them in their backyard, they switch to smoke and mirrors tactics. Maybe it’s time to reevaluate the social cost of those infrastructures? It’s quite clear that it’s infused with public funds.
How Lord of the Rings changed big-screen battles forever - CNET
Tags: tech, multiagent, movie, ai
Very nice piece about one of those important pieces of simulation used on screen. Multi-agent systems for the win on that one. ;-)
The Art of Not Taking Things Personally | by Dave Bailey | Aug, 2021 | The Founder Coach
Tags: coaching, emotions
Interesting set of patterns to maybe get a clue at what a particular behavior is hiding.
How to do a code review | eng-practices
Tags: tech, programming, codereview
Bumped into this. It’s indeed nice, full of good advises for handling code reviews.
Bye for now!