How to build a Scalable Crawler on the cloud, that can mine thousands of data points, costing less than a Tim Hortons box of Timbits a month.

Motivation and some context As someone who just moved from Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) all the way to Vancouver (Canada), the first thing that hits you right in the face (aside from the beautiful scenery and the Tim Hortons) are the rental prices. As some of you may know, Vancouver is currently constantly ranked among…Read more How to build a Scalable Crawler on the cloud, that can mine thousands of data points, costing less than a Tim Hortons box of Timbits a month.

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Google Play Store in Numbers – The numbers that Google won’t share

Google's Published Data is as poor as it can be Every now and then Google releases the latest numbers regarding the Android platform (which you can find Here). According to Google this Dashboard : "provides information about the relative number of devices that share a certain characteristic, such as Android version or screen size. This…Read more Google Play Store in Numbers – The numbers that Google won’t share