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Analytics Dispatch 9/13/2021

The data OS

NEW FROM MODE
Now Live: Scale Data Collaboration Securely with Collection Permissions
Collections ensure that the right teams have the right level of access to data. They’re like folders or Slack channels; the main unit of organization and access control in Mode. - Mode Blog

TOO MANY TOOLS
The Data OS
In 2021, Y Combinator funded 100 data companies. While some folks say there are “too many data tools,” instead of calling for a culling of said tools, we should try to figure out how to better manage the tools we have, and the shiny future ones we might want. - benn.substack

NATURE’S OMBRE
Average Seasonal Colors of the USA
This is a really beautiful map. We particularly like watching the snow creep in during the winter and the burst of green in the spring. Best of all, the creator shared a detailed code walkthrough of how she made it. - Erin Davis

SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED
Python Packages
Python packages are how you create organized, reusable, and shareable code in Python. This open source book describes modern and efficient workflows for creating those packages. - Tomas Beuzen & Tiffany Timbers

BLACK MAGIC
Quasi-mystical Arts of Data & the Modern Data Experience
If we should think of data as a product, then we should think of data as a software product. - The Analytics Engineering Roundup

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