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You can use floating-point numbers for money

[ 2020-January-24 08:08 ] One piece of popular programming wisdom is “never using floating-point numbers for money.” This has never made sense to me. A 64-bit floating-point number can represent 15 decimal digits, which is all balances less than 10 trillion (9 999 999 999 999.99), with two digits after the decimal place. Excel does all computation with 64-bit…

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Normalization of Deviance

Normalization of deviance Have you ever mentioned something that seems totally normal to you only to be greeted by surprise? Happens to me all the time when I describe something everyone at work thinks is normal. For some reason, my conversation partner’s face morphs from pleasant smile to rictus of horror. Here are a few…

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Linode Launches Free Advanced DDoS Protection Across Its Global Network

Powerful combination of automated threat technology and expansive mitigation capacity can block or defer large scale DDoS attacks PHILADELPHIA, January 24, 2020 — Linode, the world’s largest independent cloud provider, today announced advanced protection across its global network of 11 data centers to mitigate the impact of pervasive and costly distributed denial of service (DDoS)…

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Google backtracks on search results design

Earlier today, Google announced that it would be redesigning the redesign of its search results as a response to withering criticism from politicians, consumers and the press over the way in which search results displays were made to look like ads. Google makes money when users of its search service click on ads. It doesn’t…

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25

Here are some terms to mute on Twitter to clean your timeline up a bit.

Here are some terms to mute on Twitter to clean your timeline up a bit. Mute these words in your settings here: https://twitter.com/settings/muted_keywords ActivityTweet generic_activity_highlights generic_activity_momentsbreaking RankedOrganicTweet suggest_activity suggest_activity_feed suggest_activity_highlights suggest_activity_tweet suggest_grouped_tweet_hashtag suggest_pyle_tweet suggest_ranked_organic_tweet suggest_ranked_timeline_tweet suggest_recap suggest_recycled_tweet suggest_recycled_tweet_inline suggest_sc_tweet suggest_timeline_tweet suggest_who_to_follow suggestactivitytweet suggestpyletweet suggestrecycledtweet_inline

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24

Goldman says it won’t take companies public without at least one “diverse” director; here’s what it should have said

Some of the biggest banks in the United States are among the most powerful institutions in the world. But like every incumbent, they still have to hustle to stay relevant. Morgan Stanley has increasingly gotten behind investors who say they want to see more direct listings, for example. Some of those investors wield a lot…

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24

US regulators need to catch up with Europe on fintech innovation

Alastair Mitchell Contributor Alastair Mitchell is a partner at multi-stage VC fund EQT Ventures and the fund’s B2B sales, marketing and SaaS expert. Ali also focuses on helping US companies scale into Europe and vice versa. More posts by this contributor Fintech companies are fundamentally changing how the financial services ecosystem operates, giving consumers powerful…

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24

Uber’s Shin-pei Tsay is coming to TC Sessions: Mobility

Government and policy experts are among the most important people in the future of transportation. Any company pursuing the shared scooters and bikes business, ride-hailing, on-demand shuttles and eventually autonomous vehicles has to have someone, or a team of people, who can work with cities. Enter Shin-pei Tsay, the director of policy, cities and transportation…

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24

Firefly Aerospace investigating a fire that resulted from a test of its Alpha rocket’s engines

Space launch startup Firefly Aerospace encountered a setback as it kicked off the first “hot” tests of its Alpha launch vehicle’s engines — a fire resulted from its first test-engine fire. The fire occurred at 6:23 PM local time on Wednesday during the first planned five-second fire in a series of test firings Firefly intended…

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24

It’s time for tech startups to get political

Xiao Wang is CEO at Boundless, a technology startup that has helped thousands of immigrant families apply for marriage green cards and U.S. citizenship while providing affordable access to independent immigration attorneys. More posts by this contributor Between 2005 and 2018, the five biggest U.S. tech firms collectively spent more than half a billion dollars…

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