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Introduction to Big Data, course by Microsoft

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It’s been a long time since I’ve taken courses, but with the advent of the New Year, I’ve ventured to follow the Microsoft Big Data Introduction course, offered from EdX (the platform chosen by Microsoft for its courses). The course is no longer available, but I will summarize what I have learned and what it has served me well. Data Throughout the life of this blog, there has been talk on many occasions about BigData, what it is, the actors, and I have even detailed the content of some course…read more

Learn TypeScript

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As all of you must know, TypeScript is my favorite option for developing for the web, for several reasons, but the main one is that TypeScript adds rules that Javascript doesn’t have, so it makes me feel confident with it. Learn TypeScript For that reason, I would like to encourage you to follow the free course at, because it is the perfect one for starting with TypeScript. The course is for beginners, from 0, and at the beginning you’ll learn the basic ot TypeScript, and how to use types,…read more

Course Introduction to Python and Data Science

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A long time since I don’t write related to a course, but I have done two courses of Python and Data Science, that you can find on EdX, given by Microsoft. you have the chance to do them until 31st December, and the courses are: Introduction to Python for data science Programming Python for data science Let’s start for the first one … Introduction to data science If you have no programming skills (or some basic skills) in Python, this is the course you need to start for. I already…read more

Mining Massive datasets course review

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This is the first course I did (well, I tried because I finally quit) after my summer holidays, related to mining massive datasets and data management. The environment of the course have been great, and also I joined a WhatsApp group with all kind of people from around the world with questions, answers, links to courses, pepers, blogs, helping other collegues, …. Starting with Mining Massive Datasets The first week of the course is really interesting, with two cool topics: distributed file systems, and how to calculate PageRank, the Google…read more

September and October 2015 Courses

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Back from holidays, and …. nothing better than keep on learning with new courses! For novices If you never try Linux, why not now? You have one course in spanish Aprender Linux desde cero but if you prefer the one offered by the Linux Fundation, it is also available for you at Linux de EdX. Also, on EdX you can join to Introduction to Computer Science and programming using Python, already started a few weeks ago, but I’m pretty sure you can end it! Also, you hava a course related…read more