# Top KDnuggets tweets, Mar 1-3: Quantum algorithm breakthrough; Strata Report: Why Berkeley Spark is the best Hadoop

Quantum algorithm breakthrough - performs a true calculation for the first time; Strata Report: Why Berkeley Spark is the best Hadoop replacement, Python Data Science; 11 Data Visualization Experts on Twitter, plus one; Berkeley AMPLab provides a start-up environment within Berkeley for exciting Big Data

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Quantum algorithm breakthrough - performs a true calculation for the first time. bit.ly/Wy04bU

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Quantum algorithm breakthrough - performs a true calculation for the first time. bit.ly/Wy04bU

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Strata Report: Why Berkeley Spark is the best Hadoop replacement and Python Data Science bit.ly/15rjP4W

**Top 10 Tweets**

- Quantum algorithm breakthrough - performs a true calculation for the first time. bit.ly/Wy04bU
- Strata Report: Why Berkeley Spark is the best Hadoop replacement and Python Data Science bit.ly/15rjP4W
- 11 Data Visualization Experts on Twitter, plus one bit.ly/ZVjoAE
- Berkeley AMPLab provides a start-up environment within Berkeley for exciting Big Data and Analytics projects bit.ly/1008yJK
- Strata Conference Reports and Highlights: Hadoop competition, game data mining, Python data science, and more bit.ly/XC60NY
- Startup Crunch Analytics - 10 yrs of CrunchBase Startup data, freely available using SiSense - what can you find? bit.ly/YwUUIP
- Data Scientists are cool on Campus -
**@gilpress**charts the growth of statistics-related majors bit.ly/ZdAQvs - Intel's own Hadoop distribution - blow to Cloudera, EMC Greenplum bit.ly/WBAAKV
- Data mining meteorite hits :
**@analyticbridge**analysis of meteorite data - good dataset for learning data science bit.ly/XjqSei - Top KDnuggets tweets, Feb 27-28: if you missed Strata, here are 44 videos; 10 R Packages for data scientists bit.ly/14aW2nk