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Analytics Dispatch 5/17/2021

America’s broadband problem

NEW FROM MODE
A Guide to Marketplace Survival and Growth
Data leaders at Lyft, Domain, and Patreon share how they helped teams make better decisions with real-time data, leading and lagging growth indicators, and data heroes. - Mode

INADEQUATE INFRASTRUCTURE
This Is a Map of America’s Broadband Problem
Instead of the FCC’s data, we drew on an anonymized dataset collected by Microsoft through its cloud services network... for better or worse, these are the speeds users actually experience, which puts the dataset worlds ahead of what you’d get from the FCC.” - The Verge

PROS AND CONS
The Downfall of the Data Engineer
While there are many positive aspects of data engineering, there are a lot of downsides too: boredom, change management, and not having a seat at the table. - Maxime Beauchemin

VISIBILITY PLEASE
Introducing mltrace
mltrace is designed for collaborative teams working on production machine learning pipelines. It makes it easy to follow a prediction or model’s output back to its most upstream, raw data file. - Shreya Shankar

NOTICE ME
Optimizing Your Twitter Profile Picture
Ready for a new look? This analysis will teach you how to stand out on the timeline. - benn.substack

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