💜 The future is open.
☮️ The future is purple.
👩🎤 And it's already here.
Designing metrics is hard. Here is a great guide with a few tips!
Mini-thread on why to donate.
– If you do have a high income then this is largely because you were lucky to be born at the right place and time.
– If you were born in the past or in a low-income country you'd be poor.
[See my post 'What is growth?' https://ourworldindata.org/what-is-economic-growth]
Thinking in Events. From Databases to Distributed Collaboration Software.
I wanted to finish this two days ago, but didn't get it done until this morning. So...
it's friday let's fight
Idempotence Now Prevents Pain Later.
Convex and Concave Dispositions. By Vitalik Buterin.
Can we fix the system?
If you haven't yet, go read "Meditations on Moloch" by @firstname.lastname@example.org.
"If everyone hates the current system, who perpetuates it? And Ginsberg answers: Moloch"
The HuggingFace / spaCy partnership is a beautiful example of opting for *collaboration* and support, rather than competition. 💖
Less confusion for users; less fragmentation in the ML and NLP ecosystem; and a more holistic story for Transformers and language models. Very cool! https://twitter.com/huggingface/status/1415002821607428098
Why most analytics efforts fail. By @email@example.com.
Some great insights on the process to fix the root causes of most event analytics mistakes.
Such a fun read on meta-rationality and Bongard problems in particular. 🧠
Anomaly detection in time series data: all you need in BigQuery is two lines of SQL. @GoogleCloudTech@twitter.com https://link.medium.com/HnhthO4NThb
I wrote a blog post about how to build at data team in the form of a story (and it ended up being about 4x longer than I anticipated): https://erikbern.com/2021/07/07/the-data-team-a-short-story.html
Obsidian for Mobile is finally here!
Get it at https://obsidian.md/mobile
We're also on Product Hunt and Hacker News today. If you're an active member of these communities, we'd appreciate if you can swing by to support our launch!
Product Hunt link: https://www.producthunt.com/posts/obsidian-for-mobile
🎤 From Support to Engineering 🎤
Check out our latest episode featuring special guest @firstname.lastname@example.org as he chats with @JordanMorgan10@twitter.com and @email@example.com about making a switch from support to engineering.
Listen today right here: https://anchor.fm/bufferoverflow/episodes/The-Journey-from-Support-to-Engineering-e13n5va
The future is now! 🤖
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