July 2014 news

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created: 21 June 2014; modified: 09 Oct 2017; status: finished; confidence: log; importance: 0

This is the July edition of the gwern.net newsletter; the previous was June.

This combines the Changelog with material from Google+ & LW media threads. I thank all my donors on Gratipay for their support; it is much appreciated.

Writings

QS/self-experiments:

Statistics:

Debunking:

Misc:

Site:

Media

Books

Nonfiction:

  • 2014 COPSS anthology, Past, Present, and Future of Statistical Science (review)
  • Pioneers of Soviet Computing, Malinovsky 2010 (review)

Fiction:

Film/TV

Live-action:

Anime:

  • Maoyuu Maou Yuusha (I found it relatively interesting and the harem antics not as bad as expected; Spice and Wolf is still better, though)

Music

Explosions in the Sky:

Touhou:

God is an Astronaut: