Over a million developers have joined DZone.
{{announcement.body}}
{{announcement.title}}

Playful and Purposeful, Pure and Applied

DZone's Guide to

Playful and Purposeful, Pure and Applied

· Big Data Zone
Free Resource

Learn best practices according to DataOps. Download the free O'Reilly eBook on building a modern Big Data platform.

From Edwin Land, inventor of the Polaroid camera:

… applied science, purposeful and determined, and pure science, playful and freely curious, continuously support and stimulate each other. The great nation of the future will be the one which protects the freedom of pure science as much as it encourages applied science.

Find the perfect platform for a scalable self-service model to manage Big Data workloads in the Cloud. Download the free O'Reilly eBook to learn more.

Topics:

Published at DZone with permission of John Cook, DZone MVB. See the original article here.

Opinions expressed by DZone contributors are their own.

{{ parent.title || parent.header.title}}

{{ parent.tldr }}

{{ parent.urlSource.name }}