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Quantifying the Thrill of Gambling – My Day at the Belmont Stakes

by Bob • September 3, 2017
in Data / Analytics, Experiments, Lifestyle

Each year on a Saturday in early summer I dust off my seersucker suit and attend the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown. This year, while having my Sunday morning Bulletproof Coffee and exporting data off my Basis B1, I realized I had unintentionally captured a data points that could quantify my day of gambling at ... [ Read more ]
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Liberating Your Data from the Basis B1 Band

by Bob • September 3, 2017
in Data / Analytics, Tech

UPDATE: Basis was acquired by Intel in 2014 and was eventually shut down and discontinued in 2017. 😡 Click here for my Basis data export script on GitHub I’ve been using it non-stop for the past few weeks and in a nutshell, while it’s still very much “beta”, it’s a great device with a very promising future, and I’m looking ... [ Read more ]