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FreeYourMusic.com two years anniversary

FreeYourMusic.com two years anniversary

Exactly two years ago on 7th July, I had finally cracked a way to use AppleScript to click through iTunes. I wanted to move playlists from Spotify to Apple Music, which had been just released. I patiently waited for someone to come up with the solution. No one did, so I hacked one by myself. Little did I know where it will lead me. I posted a video showcasing what the “app” can do and tweeted it to ProductHunt guys. They…

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Anti-fragile servers

Anti-fragile servers

Nassim Taleb defined antifragility as: Simply, antifragility is defined as a convex response to a stressor or source of harm (for some range of variation), leading to a positive sensitivity to increase in volatility (or variability, stress, dispersion of outcomes, or uncertainty, what is grouped under the designation “disorder cluster”). Likewise fragility is defined as a concave sensitivity to stressors, leading a negative sensitivity to increase in volatility. The relation between fragility, convexity, and sensitivity to disorder is mathematical, obtained…

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