In case you didn’t already know, the end credits theme from the first Portal game is called “Still Alive.” It’s the story of the game from the point of view of the game’s antagonist, a sentient AI with ill intentions.

Now, imagine an orchestral arrangement of that song.

I’ve referenced this particular cover of the song a few times in the Data Driven podcast. It’s quiet catchy and uplifting despite the lyrics.

Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv

Show Notes

Yes, Andy and I are still alive and we’re doing well.

2018 has started off like gangbusters for us both. Andy is going full bore in his consulting business and I’ve been big into Big Data, between delivering five online courses on Hadoop for WintellectNOW.

There is a new episode in the hopper and it will be out soon.

If you’d like to learn how to make the most of Azure Government, then check out these free courses I’m delivering in the DMV area.

  • Reston – Feb. 26 – Feb. 28, 2018; 8:30am – 5:00pm
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  • Chevy Chase – Mar. 12 – Mar. 14, 2018; 8:30am – 5:00pm
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  • Elkridge – Mar. 26 – Mar. 28, 2018; 8:30am – 5:00pm
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  • Reston – Apr. 2 – Apr. 4, 2018; 8:30am – 5:00pm
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  • Reston – Apr. 23 – Apr. 25, 2018; 8:30am – 5:00pm
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On that note, here’s a little ear worm for you: