Essential Reads - July 2019

Where we See Shapes - AI Sees Textures (Quanta)
Why Being Bored is Good (The Walrus)
The Economics of Copying Digital Products
Word2vec: fish + music = bass
Zero-Sum Bias: When Everything is a Competition
10 Python Data Analysis Hacks
5 Python Optimization Tips
Annotated Heatmaps of a Correlation Matrix
Double-Dip: Deep Learning technique to polish images without prior training
How to Create Transformed n-Dimensional Polygons with a Covariance Matrix