Data centers are power hungry and expensive to keep cool. So of course, submerging data centers in the ocean is a great idea - if it wasn't for all the water and waves and crustaceans. This is a great longread about the issues and how Microsoft is tackling the challenge anyway.
Google Spreadsheets probably wouldn't be your first choice for production use but they're flexible and can be great as quick, online data stores for non-critical uses. This post offers an easy way to programmatically interact with your spreadsheets using Python.
This tutorial introduces Spotify’s Web API for accessing detailed information about artists, albums, and song lyrics using R. Next, create a gloom index for analyzing sentiment. It's not perfect but it's a fun project that could be easily extended to other applications.