Tuesday, August 22, 2017

BIG DATA

BIG DATA
Big data is a broad term for data sets so large or complex that traditional data processing applications are inadequate. wikipedia

courtesy FACEBOOK, By Dhruba Borthakur Posted on Friday, December 10, 2010 - The size of the data warehouse cluster at Facebook has been increasing tremendously over the past few years. We use several pieces of open source...

Guest Contributor courtesy WSJ In June of 2008 I participated in a conference on The Promise and Reality of Cloud Computing. “There is a clear consensus that there is no real consensus on what cloud...
trump, Bernis, Ben, et al

As election season heats up, political candidates and their campaign teams endeavor to reach as many eligible voters as possible in order to ensure victory at the polls. Today, within the American two-party system,...

D. Fox Harrell, associate professor of digital media with appointments in the MIT Comparative Media Studies/Writing program and in the MIT Computer Science and Artificial intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), has recently been awarded several grants...

Chipmaker’s media division has 25 Audience Care customer-service employees and plans to expand ‘substantially’ ahead of launch by Todd Spangler, courtesy Variety.com Intel is building out a large call-center operation internally dubbed “Audience Care” for the...
Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 was launched on June 28, 2011. Did you know that the first Microsoft Office suite was released for Mac OS a full year before it was made available on MS Windows? In fact,...

by Ben Elowitz, CEO, Wetpaint (courtesy allthingsd) The New York Times named 2012 the crossover year for Big Data: As a term and as a concept, Big Data broke through from the tech circle and...

Computer characters and eventually robots could learn complex motor skills like walking and running through trial and error, thanks to a milestone algorithm developed by a University of British Columbia researcher. "We're creating physically-simulated humans...

A federal magistrate judge in California has issued a warrant ordering Apple to assist the FBI in accessing data on an iPhone used by a suspect in the December 2015 San Bernardino mass shooting. Apple’s...

By Serena Saitto - courtesy Bloomberg Jul 6, 2013 12:01 AM ET. Dell, Silver Lake Said to Rule Out Raising Offer Michael Dell and Silver Lake Management LLC won’t sweeten their $24.4 billion offer to...

"Large tech companies such as Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon are responsible for more than just changing the way the world interacts and buys goods and services - these tech giants could also hold...

One way to handle big data is to shrink it. If you can identify a small subset of your data set that preserves its salient mathematical relationships, you may be able to perform useful...