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Google is running a MOOC on Making Sense of Data starting March 18 http://bit.ly/1kcJe9N
GOT IT. To play animated gifs in new Keynote, rename your .gif file to .mov, drag into keynote, set movie setting to loop. #hack
There are some really great shortcuts in here: 100 numpy exercises http://bit.ly/1fgygwH
Excellent examples here: Disinformation Visualization: How to lie with datavis http://bit.ly/1eIPdCi
Whoa. Control+Command+Space on a mac keyboard. 👏
This is wonderful: A Turing test for poetry: http://bit.ly/1fxlw7y
I am really glad to see Twitter providing a formal process for access to their data for research: Twitter Data Grants http://bit.ly/NiP12k
If you love the future (tech and economics) you should read The Second Machine age by @erikbryn and @amcafee: http://amzn.to/1lLk8y2 #2ma
"Where there is no mathematics, there is no freedom." http://bit.ly/1mXSBvN
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When policies allow only the bad uses, none of the good: Hospital records of all NHS patients sold to insurers http://bit.ly/1fuLSY3
Where Time Comes From http://luvit.me/1fz01Vu
Excellent analysis of pizza price-by-square-inch (tldr: get the large!) http://luvit.me/1lnh1R0
Next time I visit SF I'm bringing a dozen bagels. Friends, you're welcome. http://wtfthis.me/1g8Mr96
I'm impressed by @heif and the meetup team for how they've dealt with this ddos: http://yaythis.me/1dha4w2
An interesting idea w/ working prototype: Metacademy: a package manager for knowledge http://bit.ly/1foPqfL
Science by robot: Publishers withdraw more than 120 gibberish papers http://bit.ly/Mplu6d (via @drewconway)
It's an NPC generator for web app development. Handy. http://randomuser.me/
Adorable hand-drawn dataviz: Length of My Toes, From Ball of Foot to Tip (A Bar Graph) http://bit.ly/1jZ3kUM
'pickle' must be the cutest name of any python package.
Data Scientist in Residence at @accel. I ♥ data and cheeseburgers.
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