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Doug Breaker, October 6, 2022

Every wonder how to group by the week of the year in Postgres? MySQL comes with the handy WEEKOFYEAR() Function . How do you solve for the same thing in Postgres? Let's take an example, let's say we're measuring how many hearing tests get taken per week. Using MySQL, you'd ...

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Doug Breaker, October 6, 2022

Want to group MySQL by quarter? Read our 30-second guide.

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Doug Breaker, August 30, 2022

Soooooo . . . I can't stop building stuff. Love it. My latest little side project is a food/calorie/nutrition tracking app that does (nearly) everything via text message. I've gotten into TailwindCSS because I never took the time to properly learn CSS. Love it! Three cheers for laziness. Rails 7 ...

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Doug Breaker, August 17, 2022

Use these simple SQL queries to identify bloated data in your database

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Doug Breaker, April 28, 2022

What is Data Driven SEO? Read our short guide on what Data Driven SEO is, and how to use it to rocket up your site traffic.

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Doug Breaker, April 16, 2022

Want to connect to your Heroku database from a local SQL Editor, or to pump reports into Slack? Read our 5-minute tutorial.

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Doug Breaker, April 12, 2022

Connect to a local Postgres DB with ngrok and SQLBot. 5 minute tutorial, see your results in Slack in minutes.

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Jeremy Hillpot, November 22, 2019

The MONEY data type in SQL Server is shrouded in mystery. What is it for? When should you avoid it? What advantages does it bring? What is the difference between it and the DECIMAL data type? Read our in-depth guide on the SQL MONEY data type.

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Doug Breaker, November 13, 2019

Introduction The volume, variety, and velocity of big data are all swelling dramatically. According to a survey by market intelligence firm IDC, the average company now manages a mind-boggling 163 terabytes (163,000 gigabytes) of information . How can businesses hope to manage and utilize these never ending streams of information ...

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David T, September 5, 2019

Introduction Enterprise data management and analysis is growing more complex and difficult by the minute, as businesses struggle to make the most effective use of the vast arrays of information at their fingertips. According to a 2017 survey, 95 percent of Fortune 1000 companies have embarked on a big data ...

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