Posts by Leo

Lessons to be Learned from the Most Recent Facebook Hack

A few days ago, Orange Tsai, who works with Devcore, a group of Taiwanese hackers (in the white-hat sense), posted...

Placing Data Scientists Within Your Organization

There are a number of different ways in which Data Science (DS) teams can be structured, but if your organization...

The Different Types of Data Scientists

Previously, we established that the definition of the term Data Science requires you to understand the difference between the key...

What is Data Science Anyway?

One of the biggest enduring problems with the way that Data Science (DS) is managed within institutions of all sizes...

Building Effective Data Science Teams

After sorting through the buzzwords and defining the technical skills that you actually want in a strong candidate, you extend some...

Housing Market Volatility and the Individual Home Buyer

There’s an old adage when it comes to personal finance – don’t think of your house as an investment. Instead,...

Vowel Compressibility and the Top 5000 Words in English

I recently learned that the popular term for removing vowels from words, generally for the purpose of censorship, but also...

Where Does Teaching English Actually Make A Difference?

Foreign exchange programs that enable new or recent graduate programs to teach English abroad are a big business. By one...

Gear Review: Radix One Slim Wallet

One of the best things about Kickstarter (and the internet in general) is that if you have a super specific...

More Numbers on Starbucks

In a previous post, I calculated that in a year, Starbucks uses around 2.916 and 2.946 billion cups in their retail...