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Transforming and inspecting data can be difficult. Packt Hub provides the latest news and updates around Data Analysis. We provide insights and news around major languages like Python and R for both Data Science and Data Analysis.

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Turbo: Google’s new color palette for data visualization addresses shortcomings of the common rainbow...

Google has released a new color palette, which it has named Turbo to address some of the shortcomings of the current popular rainbow palette,...

BlazingSQL, a GPU-accelerated SQL engine built on top of RAPIDS, is now open source

Yesterday, the BlazingSQL team open-sourced BlazingSQL under the Apache 2.0 license. It is a lightweight, GPU-accelerated SQL engine built on top of the RAPIDS.ai...
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Plotly 4.0, popular python data visualization framework, releases with Offline Only, Express first, Displayable...

Yesterday the Plotly team announced the release of Plotly.py 4.0 version which is now available for download from PyPI. This version includes some exciting...

Elastic Stack 7.2.0 releases Elastic SIEM and general availability of Elastic App Search

Yesterday, the team behind Elastic Stack announced the release of Elastic Stack 7.2.0. The major highlight of this release is the free availability of...
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Facebook content moderators work in filthy, stressful conditions and experience emotional trauma daily, reports...

Yesterday, The Verge published a gut-wrenching investigative report about the terrible working conditions of Facebook moderators at one of its contract vendor sites in...
Python has a strong showing in Stack Overflow's 2019 developer survey

‘I code in my dreams too’, say developers in Jetbrains State of Developer Ecosystem...

Last week, Jetbrains published its annual survey results known as The State of Developer Ecosystem 2019. More than 19,000 people participated in this developer...
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Introducing Voila that turns your Jupyter notebooks to standalone web applications

Last week, a Jupyter Community Workshop on dashboarding was held in Paris. At the workshop, several contributors came together to build the Voila package,...
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Grafana 6.2 released with improved security, enhanced provisioning, Bar Gauge panel, lazy loading and...

Last week, Torkel Ödegaard co-founder of Grafana released the stable version Grafana 6.2. This version has improved security, enhanced provisioning workflow, a new Bar...
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Core security features of Elastic Stack are now free!

Today, the team at Elastic announced that the core security features of the Elastic Stack are now free. They also announced about releasing Elastic...
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Matplotlib 3.1 releases with Python 3.6+ support, secondary axis support, and more

Last week, the team behind Matplotlib announced the release of Matplotlib 3.1. This release comes with the support for Python 3.6+, a helper method...

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Kubernetes 1.16 releases with Endpoint Slices, general availability of Custom Resources,...

Yesterday, the Kubernetes team announced the availability of Kubernetes 1.16, which consists of 31 enhancements: 8 moving to stable, 8 is beta, and 15...

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Bad Metadata can get you in legal hot water

Metadata isn't just something that concerns business intelligence and IT teams; but lawyers are extremely interested in it as well. Metadata, it turns out,...

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