This week has been about anonymisation, state space models, sequence diagrams, cookie trackers and some bits on parsers.
An article on the risks of using services that cost no money. Cookies, fingerprinting, session recording and other horror stories.
A service to draw UML sequence diagrams.
An interactive article explaining a technique to reduce the risks of accidental deanonymisation.
An article introducing a series on state space models (SSM). Hidden Markov Chains, Hidden Semi-Markov Chains and other beasts tamed with a few lines of Julia.
An article explaining different parsing strategies and their trade-offs.
If you enjoyed it, “Challenging LR Parsing” is a great response in the context of parsers that need tolerance to errors such as syntax highlighters and IDEs.
A tutorial walking through a Rust implementation of a SQLite file format parser.