During these holidays I got a random book from the local library – a biography of Nelson Mandela. What a short but intense story. Having grown up in Venezuela and lived most of my adult life in Canada and Japan I probably have not been exposed to blatant racism like in some countries – like […]
I get tired of wasting time searching for this in old files… I typically use BigQuery, but when it is handy, it is handy.
This is just a memo. It is mid-March and I think it is worth writing a few words of what is happening: a pandemic. Something I have not experienced before. In some places also a pandemonium. What information do I have at this moment? The virus originated in a “wet market” in Wuhan. The type […]
This week I finished reading “Shoe Dog”, the memoir by creator of Nike. I enjoyed it, a mix of entertaining and motivating stories. I’ve heard that most entrepreneurs say that, if they knew all the risks and hardships they would have to face before hand, they would likely not go through it. This book. Yes, […]
I keep recreating queries from client to client, case to case. Let’s see if I can just use this blog as a future resource. SELECT from UNNEST Very useful for when you just want a particular value from the nested values. The below is from BigQuery, Google Analytics App + Web (app) exports. SELECT device.operating_system […]
I had come across something like this developer’s cheat sheet a while back and forgotten about it. Today I received an email from Google pointing to it and though I’d better save it for future reference. Also, I wonder how well this is going to age 🙂 The image is from https://medium.com/google-cloud/every-google-cloud-product-described-in-4-words-or-less-4d3f37f4567b by @gregsramblings