Yoda: Open Source is the New Normal in Data & Analytics

Dead, dead, dead — secret, stovepipe, proprietary. Open Source Is The New Normal In Data and Analytics I’ve argued for a while now that we’re at or near a data tipping point beyond which lies a new world where companies analyze many fundamentally new types of data in real-time and use it to make business …

Yoda: Gun Control is Not About Safety — It is About the Deep State Fascists Controlling the Dumbed-Down Public

Alert reader points out that gun control death percentage is off by a 4 zeros. It should be 0.009% Gun Control There are 30,000 gun related deaths per year by firearms, and this number is not disputed. U.S. population 324,059,091 as of Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Do the math: 0.000000925% of the population dies from gun …

Yoda: 21st Century Education — the Netflix Option….

In the knowledge economy, we need a Netflix of education With 4.6 billion pieces of content produced daily, it might seem that our hunger for knowledge should be satisfied — but information production and distribution is not the same as consumption and it’s not as simple as just putting information out there. The problem is …

Yoda: 150 Millions Words of Books

Like Ron Unz, we do. Over 150 Million Words of Books Now Available Here As a consequence of my design architecture, the system is extremely fast and responsive, with even books running hundreds of thousands of words reaching your browser in just a second or two, and all subsequent operations usually being almost instantaneous. And …