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28 – Reduce Data Warehouse costs with Dremio and DuckDB DataNation – Podcast for Data Engineers, Analysts and Scientists

Alex Merced discusses how you can really reduce your Data Warehouse costs by using Dremio to unify and organize your data lake and DuckDB for local ad hoc queries on data pulled through Dremio. Join the slack community at DataNation.click
  1. 28 – Reduce Data Warehouse costs with Dremio and DuckDB
  2. 27 – Data as Code (Git Like Data Operations)
  3. Happy New Year Web Dev 101 & DataNation
  4. 26 – pyIceberg 0.2.0 Released – Apache Iceberg Python API
  5. 25 – end of year and Dremio Test Drive

23 – Web Terminology – Serverless, Islands, Edge Web Dev 101 – The Alex Merced Coder Podcast

  1. 23 – Web Terminology – Serverless, Islands, Edge
  2. 22 – What is a URL or a URI? Connection Strings Explained.
  3. Happy New Year Web Dev 101 & DataNation
  4. 21 – What is Solid Start (The SolidJS Meta Framework)
  5. 20 – How My Domain was stolen (GPDHost, Enom, and Godaddy)

6 – Understanding the Inverse Relationships between Rates and Prices Economics and Finance for N00bs with Alex Merced

Alex Merced helps explain the nature of why prices of everything drops when rates are rising. tl:dr Raising rates is a sign of higher perceived risk from either capital shortage or an unsafe econ environment, so prices adjust downwards to make economic transactions more worth the risk. Lower rates are the exact opposite, prices go […]
  1. 6 – Understanding the Inverse Relationships between Rates and Prices
  2. 5 – Understanding the Tech Layoffs
  3. 4 – Interest Rates and the Austrian Business Cycle Theory
  4. 3 – Price Gouging, Surpluses and Shortages
  5. 2 – What is Money and Inflation
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  1. 7 – How to help Focus yourself
  2. 6 – Top 3 Rules to Living Healthier
  3. 5 – Exercise and its role in Weight Loss
  4. 4 – Carbs, Fibers and Sugar (Glucose, Sucrose and Fructose)
  5. 3 – Probiotics, Fermented Foods and Fiber

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  1. Last Episode of AlexMercedCast – Listen for New Podcast Announcements
  2. The Double Edge of Privilege (Living with different expectations)
  3. The Libertarian Party and how ideologies grow and don't grow
  4. The Value of Belief Systems in Society and the Dangers of Dogmatism in Belief Systems
  5. My Thoughts on the State of Libertarian Party Messaging