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The Role of Big Data in the Medical Marijuana Industry

By Kayla Matthews / August 17, 2018

Medical Marijuana Industry Given that it’s already playing a role in disrupting and even revolutionizing entire industries almost overnight, it’s no surprise to learn that big data has its digits in medical marijuana, too. In fact, it’s been in large

Free Resources for Open Source Certification and Training

By elearning / August 7, 2018

July was a hot month for certification on Linux.com. In case you missed it, we covered the open source certification process in a series of articles examining why certification is important, general tips for success, specific advice for exam prep,

Four interesting Amazon patents in 2018 that use machine learning, AR, and robotics

By Cloud Syndicate / August 6, 2018

“There are two kinds of companies, those that work to try to charge more and those that work to charge less. We will be the second.”— Jeff Bezos, CEO Amazon When Jeff Bezos launched Amazon.com in 1994, it was an

Top 5 Deep Learning Architectures

By Amey Varangaonkar / August 3, 2018

If you are a deep learning practitioner or someone who wants to get into the world of deep learning, you might be well acquainted with neural networks already. Neural networks, inspired by biological neural networks, are pretty useful when it comes to solving

Leading Programming Languages – TIOBE Index for July 2018

By elearning / August 1, 2018

Last month we announced that TypeScript entered the TIOBE index top 100 for the first time. TypeScript appears to keep growing in popularity. This month it entered the top 50. TypeScript is slowly becoming the new and improved JavaScript. One

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Industrial IoT will reshape network requirements

By Mark Casey / March 9, 2018

Industrial IoT The hype around IoT may have been surpassed this year by breathless coverage of topics such as artificial intelligence and cryptocurrencies, but there continue to be interesting developments in IoT related technology and services. The possibilities for efficiency

Big Pivot Podcast: How To Become A More Effective CIO

By Jennifer Klostermann / February 22, 2018

Become A More Effective CIO The Big Pivot podcast, put together by IDG and Informatica, looks at how CIOs are leading data transformation. Covering everything from the essentials of data management and security to the less obvious value of controlling

Object Storage for Your Backups

Why You Should Consider Object Storage for Your Backups

By Alexander Negrash / February 7, 2018

Object Storage for Your Backups Ever since we can remember, files and folders have been stored on storage media using the hierarchical file system. This file arrangement has so far been convenient for general purposes like storing documents, photos, and

Slaughterbots: Scary Digital Disruption

By John Pientka / February 2, 2018

Slaughterbots Digital disruption blossoms from a thousand sources. New technologies seem to emerge slowly and almost randomly. Then BOOM! They come together in unexpected ways. Here is something to keep you up at night. We are near the peak of

Bill Schmarzo’s Top Big Data, Data Science and IOT Blogs

By Bill Schmarzo / February 1, 2018

Big Data, Data Science and IOT Blogs To put us on the path for a successful and engaging 2018, here is a quick review of my top 10 blogs from 2017. #10. Is Data Science Really Science? Science works within systems

Thought Leaders

What You Need to Know About Gmail's New AI

What You Need to Know About Gmail’s New AI

Gmail's New AI In late April, Google gave its email service a significant overhaul. Besides getting a new look that ...
Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

What is the Intelligence Revolution equivalent to the 1/4” bolt?   I asked this question in the blog “How History Can ...
Robo-Advisors vs. Financial Advisors: What Do Millennials Prefer?

Robo-Advisors vs. Financial Advisors: What Do Millennials Prefer?

Robo-Advisors vs. Financial Advisors For technology-loving millennials, robo-advisors may seem appealing. With a robo-advisor, a portfolio is managed online by ...
Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms

Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms to Know

Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms Modern advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) are set to change our world for the better ...
My Fascination with Amazon Go

My Fascination with Amazon Go

Amazon Go Recently, Amazon unveiled the world’s first completely self-service, no checkout, grocery store — and it’s really captured the public’s imagination. Lines ...

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The Rise Of AI Receptionists and Automated Phone Systems – Part 1

The Rise Of AI Receptionists For years most firms would have had to employ numerous phone operators and receptionists to ...
Toronto added most North American tech jobs in 2017, with wages lower than any US hub

Toronto added most North American tech jobs in 2017, with wages lower than any US hub

For the second year in a row, CBRE’s tech talent report found that Toronto is North America’s fastest growing tech ...
The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Future of Work May Be Scary to Some Anyone paying attention to the world of work over the past ...
Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Machine Learning Engineers, Data Scientists, and Big Data Engineers rank among the top emerging jobs ...
The Difference between Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers

The Difference between Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers

Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers Finding out the difference between data scientists, data engineers, software engineers, and ...