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Also got the Pi set up on the home network. Ready to receive the beast and crunch horoscopes all day. It's all happening.

I've been enjoying the Hydrogen package for interactive coding in Atom. Half way between a notebook and an IDE. Great for messing around and then either put in production or export as notebook to write it out.

atom.io/packages/hydrogen

Fully automated the cover of The Monistic Almanac today
$ sh make-cover.sh
and boom:

Morandi & Roscam Abbing #Legacy #Networks Ltd. will host another deep dive into #terminal #networking tools as a way to unpack the politics of the networks during #AMRO2018 in #Linz !

Workshop:
radical-openness.org/en/progra

Full programme:
radical-openness.org/en/progra

Just submitted my first ever book chapter draft. This is exactly how I feel.

SHANZHAI ARCHEOLOGY
"THE MAKING OF TECHNOLOGY IN SHENZHEN,
LOCAL AND GLOBAL IMPLICATIONS"

PANEL: 6-9PM, MAY 15TH, 2018,
R. HOGGART BULIDING 137A,
GOLDSMITHS, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

watermans.org.uk/events/shanzh

How PhDs radicalise the youth: try spending 3 years with no money + an unlimited supply of books, and *not* becoming a hard-leftist.

Another almanac notebook draft:
🌪💣 The Carbon Prophet 🔮🏭
Forecasting carbon emissions with Facebook Prophet (time series forecasting for business) with data from: 💀carbondoomsday.com/

Some books on Archive.org are 'loan' only as Adobe Digital Editions?! I... I... I thought their mission was "to provide Universal Access to All Knowledge." WTF is a digital loan anyway? such disappoint.

💒☉♀☿♃☾🐍 My draft notebook implementing electional in is complete. Best dates to get married in the next 365 days, you're welcome!

Next up: another one about when to conduct business, and maybe when to cut your hair.

Looking forward to taking part in "Navigating Finance and the Imagination" this weekend. A walking tour of the City of London with activists, artists and academics. rival.lakeheadu.ca/LondonTour/

I'll be talking about almanacs and attempting to weave a diagram between finance, astrology, and data science. An opportunity to test the chapter I'm currently writing, which is due in ... 2 weeks 🙀

I was just pondering the Jupyter notebook as a publishing format yesterday. Today this great piece pops up: theatlantic.com/science/archiv

The Mathematica Cathedral, built and controlled by "maniac in the middle" Stephen Wolfram
vs.
Jupyter as a “great babbling bazaar of differing agendas and approaches”

Peak data mysticism and almanac goodness: astrology Excel sheets which fill themselves on DOB input

cycleofgrowth.com/

A few hand-picked company names from the Panama Papers database