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Daniel Goldin
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Attended Cornell University
Lives in Hoboken, NJ
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Drawing a Sierpinski triangle in D3: http://dangoldin.com/2014/02/19/sierpinski-triangle-in-d3/
There's a neat iterative algorithm to generate a Sierpinski triangle that I implemented in D3/JavaScript.
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The obligatory post to talk about my blog stats over 2013: http://dangoldin.com/2013/12/30/2013-blog-stats/
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What impact will smartphones have on global literacy? http://dangoldin.com/2013/12/26/smartphones-and-literacy/
Smartphones have the potential of increasing global literacy in addition to the more obvious changes we're going to see.
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Drowning in JavaScript - the way different types of sites use JS libraries: http://dangoldin.com/2013/12/01/drowning-in-javascript/
The majority of the sites I visit use a slew of JavaScript libraries. I decided to do a quick analysis and see if there are any patterns of the libraries used based on the site type.
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I joined TripleLift's engineering team as a data wrangler and am excited about the space and opportunity.
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Thanks Darren! Hope everything is well with you.
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Connect to RDS using R via SSH tunnel: http://dangoldin.com/2013/11/15/rds-and-r/
Quick way to connect to an RDS instance using R through an SSH tunnel
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On ebook readers and the coupling of content creation, distribution, and consumption: http://dangoldin.com/2014/01/15/ebook-readers/
I read a ton but can't find an ebook reader that I like. The problem is that the creation, distribution, and consumption of content are coupled into closed ecosystems.
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The difference in taxi fares between NYC and Mumbai is huge - highlights the massive difference in labor costs: http://dangoldin.com/2013/12/29/taxi-pricing-in-nyc-vs-mumbai/
The difference in taxi fares between New York City and Mumbai is huge and highlights the difference in the cost of labor.
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Products are global but the world's infrastructure isn't: http://dangoldin.com/2013/12/25/global-products/
There are very few global tech products - those that work wherever you are in the world. A big reason is due to infrastructure differences and I don't see this changing soon.
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I'm currently using Google Analytics for my blog but am going to also start using MixPanel and a bunch of meta data to track additional info.
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I came across an old post that I was going to write after reading Twitter's API changes last August. Amazing what becomes obvious in hindsight.
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Excel on a Mac has a completely different set of shortcuts that it makes me wonder if it was intentionablly hobbled to keep people on Windows.
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Ah neat. Thanks for sending. I'm also trying to do everything in R. Some things are worse but some are better.
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Tech Guy
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  • Makers Alley
    Cofounder, 2012 - present
  • Pressi
    Cofounder, 2011 - present
  • Yodle
    Product Manager, 2010 - 2011
  • Yodle
    Quantitative Engineer, 2009 - 2010
  • Och Ziff Capital Management
    Quantitative Analyst, 2007 - 2009
  • ZS Associates
    Associate, 2005 - 2007
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Hoboken, NJ
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Livingston, NJ - New York, NY - Princeton, NJ - St. Petersburg, Russia
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Founder of a few tech startups. Like data.
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