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Highlights of Release 2017.09

Sep 07, 2017

This post focuses on the most impactful updates from release 2017.09.

Anthology of Technical Assets on Apache Spark’s Structured Streaming

Aug 24, 2017

How to do event-time aggregations and watermarking using simple Structured Streaming APIs?

Artificial Intelligence 101: What Gov Needs to Know Posts

Aug 23, 2017

What does AI mean for your agency and why should you care?

Chucky-voiced robot casually stabbing a tomato is the stuff of nightmares

Aug 23, 2017

Researchers from cybersecurity consultancy IOActive managed to hack into home assistance robot Alpha 2

On the Reuse of Scientific Data

Aug 11, 2017

Data sharing practices have received far more study than has data reuse.

Install Apache Drill on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Single Cloud Server

Aug 09, 2017

Step by step instructions for installing Apache Drill

The AI Hierarchy of Needs – Hacker Noon

Aug 01, 2017

A rationale view of AI

Become a data and analytics ninja with this online course

Jul 27, 2017

You can easily become a data scientist by taking an online course.

Android Auto finally gets Waze road alert integration

Jul 26, 2017

Waze has cooked up a new dashboard integration for Android Auto that allows drivers to keep their eyes off their phones for their directions and focused on the road ahead.

IBM killing off its first go at cloud object storage – 20 months after launch

Jul 26, 2017

IBM's just given us the downside of that speed: a service it switched on in December 2015 will be switched off in August 2017.

Connected Cars? How About Connected Everything?

Jul 25, 2017

Web-based connectivity has revolutionized everything from home energy use to interstellar travel.

Top 5 open-source tools for machine learning

Jul 21, 2017

It seems that tech companies can’t hire their AI or ML specialists fast enough.

Real-time Financial Alerts at Rabobank with Apache Kafka’s Streams API

Jul 20, 2017

Rabobank has been actively investing in becoming a real-time and event-driven bank.

Integrating Apache Airflow with Databricks

Jul 19, 2017

An easy tutorial to manage Databricks workloads with Airflow.

Upgrading Apache Kafka Clients Just Got Easier

Jul 18, 2017

This is a very exciting time to be part of the Apache Kafka community!


O’Reilly Open Source Convention

May 16, 2016 Austin

OSCON covers FLOSS in its entirety. Not just one language, tool, or philosophy, but all the moving parts integrated and working together.

99U 2016

May 05, 2016 New York

The goal of the 99U Conference is to shift the focus from idea generation to idea execution. Providing road-tested insights

Consensus 2016: Making Blockchain Real

May 02, 2016 New York

Consensus 2016 will define what is “real” in blockchain technology and focus on how to mainstream real-world applications for consumers.

5th International Conference on Teaching and Learning with Technology 2016

Mar 28, 2016 Singapore

iCTLT 2016 promises an exciting, insightful and stimulating programme. It will immerse you in an environment of ubiquitous technology,