Category: Data

Learning to code in q

The world has changed. I’m sure that phrase has been uttered many times before, usually when the world really hasn’t changed. What “back to normal” will look like, no one really knows. At this stage, most of us are under a state of lockdown and has given us to time to think. Although, it should…

Criteria to judge datasets

There are McDonalds everywhere. It’s probably the most ubiquitous fast food joint. If you want a burger, and want it quickly, it not a bad choice (double negative intended). Is it the best choice for a burger? My uncontroversial response would be, no. I doubt many readers would find an issue with my answer. There…

Tapes, CDs and trading

I remember cassette tapes. The clunking sound when you closed your Walkman, the art of fast forwarding just enough to catch the next track, but not too far to miss half of it. I remember being in awe when we got our first CD player at home, and hearing it for the first time. It…