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Analyzing Twitter Data With Spark and Algebird - DZone Big Data

Last updated: 08/24/2017

Analyzing Twitter Data With Spark and Algebird DZone's Guide to Analyzing Twitter Data With Spark and Algebird Learn about an open-source tool that can be used with Apache Spark to

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‘Weapons of Math Destruction’: A Data Scientist’s Warning About Impacts of Big Data - EdSurge News

Last updated: 08/23/2017

These days algorithms have taken on an almost godlike power—they’re up in the (data) clouds, watching everything, passing judgment and leaving us mere mortals with no way to ap

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Microsoft unveils Brainwave, a system for running super-fast AI

Last updated: 08/23/2017

Microsoft made a splash in the world of dedicated AI hardware today when it unveiled a new system for doing high speed, low latency serving of machine learning models. The company

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Transgender YouTubers had their videos grabbed to train facial recognition software

Last updated: 08/23/2017

About five or six years ago, one of Karl Ricanek’s students showed him a video on YouTube. It was a time lapse of a person undergoing hormone replacement therapy, or HRT, in orde

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Hackers are the real obstacle for self-driving vehicles

Last updated: 08/23/2017

Before autonomous trucks and taxis hit the road, manufacturers will need to solve problems far more complex than collision avoidance and navigation (see “10 Breakthrough Technolo

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How tech giants are putting big data to work

Last updated: 08/22/2017

Apple, Amazon and Microsoft may have made themselves globally recognized, billion-dollar brands by producing the most innovative products and services, but these days they’re fin

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Companies Love Big Data but Lack the Strategy to Use It Effectively

Last updated: 08/22/2017

Big data has shifted the ground under every business, enough so that many managers are waking up to the fact that they are already behind in developing a smart data strategy. Data

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Machines Taught by Photos Learn a Sexist View of Women

Last updated: 08/22/2017

Last fall, Universityof Virginia computer-science professor Vicente Ordóñez noticed a pattern in some of the guesses made by image-recognition software he was building. “It wou

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How to improve IoT security

Last updated: 08/22/2017

The tsunami-sized trend to add intelligence with sensors and actuators and to connect devices, equipment and appliances to the internet poses safety, security and privacy risks. P

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How to improve IoT security

Last updated: 08/22/2017

The tsunami-sized trend to add intelligence with sensors and actuators and to connect devices, equipment and appliances to the internet poses safety, security and privacy risks. P

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