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The Modern Data Stack for Ethereum

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I’ve been having a blast exploring some amazing places and indulging in my hobbies during my free time. Learning Swahili, practicing self-defense, and scuba ...

Visualizing Ethereum data with Metabase

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In our previous posts, we covered how to set up an Ethereum node, extract data from it, and transform that data. Now, we’re moving on to one of the most exci...

Transforming Ethereum data with dbt

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In a previous post, we explored how to extract data from Ethereum using Airbyte. Now that we have our raw data sitting in a database, it’s time to start tran...

Extracting data from Ethereum with Airbyte

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We have seen how to run our own Ethereum node and how to access it through its API. In that scenario, we used Python to make API calls and saw the output in ...

Using the Ethereum API

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Making sure we have an entry point There are different way to access a blockchain. For instance, we can run our own Ethereum node or we can use services like...

TrueBlocks - an Ethereum index

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Something a little surprising is the fact that running our own Ethereum node (like Erigon) is not enough for us to easily access the data.

What is an Ethereum account?

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Something fun about being new to a topic is giving yourself permission to ask silly questions. In my case, being new to the blockchain world one of my first ...

Creating a personal site in GitHub

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I have been thinking about creating a personal site for a while and now that I have a little more time in my hands I decided to go a head and do it. The fast...

What is your golden rule?

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I was recently reading the Bobiverse series–a very geeky and entertaining sci-fi saga–where the main character has contact with other civilizations. At some ...

The altMBA

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I became a team lead at the beginning of the year and decided to embrace it completely. After signing up for all the training we have internally I started lo...

Go out there and change the world

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Here is an interesting experiment, what would you do if you have to talk to a camera for three minutes? what is the message you want to share?

Demystifying feedback

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I had the chance to attend an internal workshop on Giving & Receiving Feedback a few months ago and I found it excellent. I can’t recommend the topic eno...

Mindful (un)productivity

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I started working at Automattic in September 2018 (God, time flies!). It took me about six months to get to a place where I am more or less familiar with how...

Thinking out loud about churn

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In software as a service, churn plays a major role when analyzing cash flows and creating forecasts. The simplest way to define it, is as the percentage of n...

Software as a Service

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I remember the time when software was sold in floppy disks or CDs in a bookstore. I feel old just thinking about it. It was a different world with a very sim...