Sunday, June 25, 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

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- For years, researchers at the MIT Media Lab have been developing a database of images captured at regular distances around several major cities. The images are scored according to different visual characteristics...
Larry Hardesty

Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office  Press Inquiries Last year, MIT researchers presented a system that automated a crucial step in big-data analysis: the selection of a “feature set,” or aspects of the data that...

The first computers cost millions of dollars and were locked inside rooms equipped with special electrical circuits and air conditioning. The only people who could use them had been trained to write programs in...

Subscriber quality of experience (QoE) can be difficult to quantify. A variety of factors both inside and outside the customer premises can affect a subscriber’s service — and unfortunately, not all of these can...

Finding the right Printed Circuit Board (PCB) developer can be somewhat confusing, as there are many such developers across the U.S.A. Well, two things can make this job confusion-free as well as hassle-free, which are knowing...
dan radak

One of the biggest business revolutions in history is taking place as we speak. We are, of course, talking about the migration of the business world into the digital environment. All of this was...
Gender Bias

Machine learning is ubiquitous in our daily lives. Every time we talk to our smartphones, search for images or ask for restaurant recommendations, we are interacting with machine learning algorithms. They take as input...

For children with speech and language disorders, early-childhood intervention can make a great difference in their later academic and social success. But many such children — one study estimates 60 percent — go undiagnosed...
Moore's Law

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed new, nonlinear, chaos-based integrated circuits that enable computer chips to perform multiple functions with fewer transistors. These integrated circuits can be manufactured with “off the shelf”...
Big data

In today’s computer chips, memory management is based on what computer scientists call the principle of locality: If a program needs a chunk of data stored at some memory location, it probably needs the...
Cars

The death of a person earlier this year while driving with Autopilot in a Tesla sedan, along with news of more crashes involving Teslas operating in Autopilot, has triggered a torrent of concerns about...

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan highlights a number of serious problems: a public health outbreak, inadequate urban infrastructure, environmental injustice and political failures. But when it comes to recovery, the central challenge, and...