Tuesday, November 06, 2018

[Links of the Day] 06/11/2018 : Intro to probabilistic programming, Unit tests for data, Ali Wong stand-up routing analysis


  • An Introduction to Probabilistic Programming: a first-year graduate-level introduction to probabilistic programming. It not only provides a thorough background for anyone wishing to use a probabilistic programming system but also introduces the techniques needed to design and build these systems.
  • deequ : library built on top of Apache Spark for defining "unit tests for data", which measure data quality in large datasets.
  • Ali Wong structure of stand up comedy : fantastic and beautiful designed article analysing Ali wong stand up routine and how it is closer to a tv/movie script than a slapstick one-line joke comedy.