Quantifying stuff has a reputation for creating absurdities. Some would say that other methods create an equal number of absurdities, except they're just way harder to see. http://andrewgelman.com/2018/07/03/flaws-stupid-horrible-algorithm-revealed-made-numerical-predictions/
Lynx Roundup, July 17th
Scaling a Graph db, presenting survey data, badly presenting data.
Resident Scientist Snkia works tirelessly towards robot utopia. These are his findings.