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Data Science for Software Development

Many software developers are learning data science to analyze their customers' data. What a growing number are realizing is that they can use those same tech...
November 20, 2017

Freakonomics, But For Good

Freakonomics was a fun read, but it was also very effective propaganda for neoliberal economics. Rather than saying, “Believe what I believe!” it said, “Let ...
November 17, 2017

Not on the Shelves: 20th Anniversary Edition

Twenty years after writing the first version, I have posted yet another update to my list of unwritten books. If anything on this list already exists, I’d be...
November 11, 2017

Remembrance Day

Today is November 11th. Every year, on this day, we pause for a moment to remember those who fought so that we don’t have to. Every year, on this day, we tak...
November 11, 2017