Interesting! (a) there’s a subreddit for Google BigQuery, with links to interesting data sets, like this one; (b) the entire 173-million-row dataset for NYC taxi rides in 2013 is available for querying; and (c) the tip percentage histogram is cool.
Good presentation discussing “data-oriented programming” — the concept of optimizing memory access speed by laying out large data in a columnar format in RAM, rather than naively in the default layout that OOP design suggests
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