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Happy 25th Birthday Frank’s World

On a chilly evening in October 1995, I dialed in to my local ISP (Internet Service Provider), heard the screeching of the modem, and then launched an FTP client to upload the HTML, JPG, and GIF files from my Macintosh IIsi to create “Frank’s World.” Before the Launch It had been a long time coming, […]

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Data Driven Celebrates 100,000 Downloads

In this Data Point, we celebrate a huge milestone in front of a very important donut shop. Thank you for being our loyal fans! Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv.

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Quantum Supremacy Controversy

TechLinked discusses Google’s recent quantum supremacy announcement and the controversy around it. 

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Happy 24th Birthday, Frank’s World!

On October 13, 1995, I uploaded a few HTML, GIF, and JPG files up to the 1.4 MB space onto a web server my ISP gave me for free. This bundle of files was the very first incarnation of Frank’s World. Originally, it was an online version of the Weekly World News.  Looking at the […]

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Celebrating 2 Years of Data Driven

In this Data Point, Frank marks the two year anniversary of Data Driven‘s launch and talks about the future.  Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv

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Apache Spark Turns 10: The Secret Sauce Behind One Of The World’s Most Popular Open Source Projects
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Apache Spark Turns 10

As Apache Spark is 10 years old. This article in Analytics India Magazine explores what led to Spark’s widespread adoption and what will keep it going into the future. Dubbed as the official “in-memory replacement for MapReduce”, the disk-based computational engine is at the heart of early Hadoop clusters. Why Spark took off was because […]

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Celebrating One Year of Data Driven

In this first anniversary episode of Data Driven, Frank and Andy celebrate one year of podcasting, the origins of “Data Points,” how the show got started, and where it may be headed. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv And watch this video I created to celebrate […]

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Data Driven Podcast Reaches 50k Downloads in Under a Year

Frank and Andy are in the same place for the first time in a while and they have a special announcement: the show has reached 50,000 downloads in just under one year. Thank you for supporting the show. You rock! Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv  […]

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