January 2014 news

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topics: newsletter
created: 1 Feb 2014; modified: 25 Sep 2019; status: finished; confidence: log; importance: 0


Welcome to the January 2014 edition of the gwern.net mailing list; the previous edition was . If you do not want to receive these monthly emails, there is an unsubscribe link at the bottom.

The purpose of this mailing list is to be a summarized version of the site RSS feed (which lists every patch, no matter how small), overlapping with my , but in a push/notification medium rather than pull. It also includes material from my Google+ & the LW media threads.

Writings

Darknet markets

  • I have begun systematically spidering all operational darknet markets

General:

Statistical:

Radiance:

  • “Radiance” and part I of Radiance

Site:

  • rewrote configuration for Hakyll 4
  • converted site’s Darcs repository to Git & hosted on GitHub

Media

Books

Nonfiction:

Fiction:

Manga:

  • Oyasumi Punpun (see ; dark and depressing—worth a reread but not sure I can bring myself to do it)

Film/TV

Film:

  • Computer Chess (great world-building for a plot that did not deserve it)

Anime:

Music

Touhou: