Readings for Lunch — [ 15 Sep 2016 ]

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ITALY

Shaking Up Italy’s Most Popular Museum

Eike Schmidt, the new director of the Uffizi Gallery, took what seemed a logical step: he set up loudspeakers warning visitors about scalpers and pickpockets who target tourists waiting in the perennially long lines outside Italy’s most-visited museum, famous for its magnificent treasures by Botticelli and Raphael. But not everyone was grateful…

LANGUAGES

Learning systems programming with Rust

The closing keynote at the first RustConf, on Rust, systems programming, accessibility and learning about concurrency.