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If you are interested in #Prolog or want to learn a logic #programming language, SWI-Prolog started a course 2 weeks ago. It was shared mostly on :birdsite: and it would be unfortunate if people missed it just because of that. Late enrollment will be closing on June 22. Link: twitter.com/SWI_Prolog
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SmoothLife - Generalization of Conway's "Game of Life" to a continuous domain - Rafler

Paper: buff.ly/2t23O8y
Article: buff.ly/2JAhJJY
Code: buff.ly/2xJvWmz

Faster: A Concurrent Key-Value Store with In-Place Updates - Chandramouli, et al buff.ly/2ErGlBt

Get your Strangeloop and PWLConf 2018 Tickets Now! buff.ly/2yfkcnT

Tickets for are $100 (includes lunch) or $50 if self-paying (not company) - See you there!

Reactors: A Case for Predictable, Virtualized Actor Database Systems - Shah, et al buff.ly/2sLUHt4

Papers We Love Conf 2018 is happening again this year in St. Louis with Strangeloop! We're a non-profit organization and rely on sponsorships to fund the conference. If you or your company are interested in sponsoring check out our prospectus buff.ly/2Ir4E8E

No compromises: distributed transactions with consistency, availability, and performance - Dragojevic, et al. buff.ly/2KBEDBx

We show that adistributed platform called FaRM can provide dist. transactions with serializability, high perf, durability, and high availability.

VIDEO: Bonnie Eisenman (@brindelle) on Multiphase Numerical Modeling... for Jigsaw Puzzle Generation - buff.ly/2IE5q2h

This paper explores expansions on the stylistic variety of handmade and artisanal jigsaw puzzles through techniques from natural simulation. pic.twitter.com/prhW8YyHAV

If you're not familiar with Papers We Love Conf, check out the speakers and videos from our past years:

2017: t.co/K1No8nWEnE
2016: t.co/n1xdmggSp2

SCHEME: An Interpreter for Extended Lambda Calculus - Sussman, Steele buff.ly/2KnJVRj

Design of LISP-Based Processors or, SCHEME: A Dialectric LISP or, Finite Memories Considered Harmful or, LAMBDA: The Ultimate Opcode - Steele, Sussman buff.ly/2Fse5z7

The Art of the Interpreter or, The Modularity Complex (Parts Zero, One and Two) - Steele, Sussman buff.ly/2KlIJO2

Debunking the "Expensive Procedure Call" Myth or, Procedure Call Implementations Considered Harmful or, LAMBDA: The Ultimate Goto - Steele, buff.ly/2KpsKP2

Papers We Love Conf will be back in St. Louis this year as part of the Pre-Conference Activities!

thestrangeloop.com/preconf.html

Anna: A KVS For Any Scale - Wu, Faleiro, Lin, Hellerstein buff.ly/2HlTaPC

Our design rests on a simple architecture of coordination-free actors that perform state update via merge of lattice-based composite data structures.