Day: April 23, 2020

Covid Pandemic Data Data Driven

COVID, Oil Prices, and Our Podcast Tagline

In this Data Point, Frank reflects on the somewhat ironic nature of our tagline (and t-shirts) in light of the negative price of Oil.This was recorded on Monday, April 20, 2020 and, while oil prices have rebounded somewhat, there are some strange things afoot at the Circle K that is this world. Press the play […]

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Azure Data SQL Server

Load data from Azure Blob storage into Azure SQL

In this video, Anna Hoffman and Jeroen ter Heerdt discuss and show one way for loading data from Azure Blob storage into Azure SQL Database. Time Index: [00:25] Background [01:25] Azure SQL Notebook in Azure Data Studio [02:06] Step 1: Create a table and schema [02:20] Step 2: Create a master key [02:37] Step 3: […]

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Covid Pandemic Hardware

Home Network Design Inspiration

If you, like my family and I, are stuck at home and have seen your home networking equipment put to the test. In the past few weeks, I’ve made some changes to my home network – adjusting WiFi channels, separating the kids’ traffic from the rest of the network as much as possible. Keep in […]

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Raspberry Pi

Beginner’s Guide to Raspberry Pi Streaming

Have you found yourself at home streaming content and not satisfied with the current hardware options? Did you want to geek out and build your own? John Darko has just the video tutorial for you. 

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Azure IoT

Azure Sphere: Defense in depth for IoT devices

Even as threats to IoT devices increase, very few of them are being designed with security in mind. Azure Sphere introduces a trusted and secure platform to build software upon, combining the security of open source with Microsoft’s Seven Properties of Highly Secured Devices. Let’s walk through our security model and what it takes to […]

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AI Covid Pandemic

Dmitry Korkin on the Computational Biology of Coronavirus

Lex Fridman interviews Dmitry Korkin on the latest episode of his podcast. Dmitry Korkin is a professor of bioinformatics and computational biology at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, where he specializes in bioinformatics of complex disease, computational genomics, systems biology, and biomedical data analytics. I came across Dmitry’s work when in February his group used the viral […]

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