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Scaling Home Energy Simulation to New Markets

In this special guest feature, Mark Gately, Senior Manager, Decision Science at Tendril, describes a future when homeowners can use data analytics to accurately model energy consumption and corresponding costs.

Yandex Data Factory Launches Automatic Image Moderation for Better Control of User-Generated Content

Machine learning and data analytics experts Yandex Data Factory, today announced the launch of Automatic Image Moderation – a new service that uses machine learning and computer vision to automate image analysis and classification.

AI System Predicts 85 Percent of Cyber­attacks Using Input from Human Experts

In a new paper, researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the machine­ learning start­up PatternEx demonstrate an artificial­ intelligence platform called “AI2” that predicts cyber­ attacks significantly better than existing systems by continuously incorporating input from human experts.

The Lambda Architecture Simplified

In this special technology white paper, The Lambda Architecture Simplified, you’ll learn about how the Lambda Architecture aims to satisfy the needs for a robust system that is fault-tolerant, both against hardware failures and human mistakes, being able to serve a wide range of workloads and use cases, and in which low-latency reads and updates are required.

Machine Translation: The Combination of Machine Learning and Human Intelligence

In this special guest feature, Vasco Pedro, CEO and Co-Founder of Unbabel, discusses the importance of machine translation for natural languages and how it currently lacks the quality companies demand for their content.

Field Report: GPU Technology Conference 2016

I was very pleased to attend the GPU Technology Conference 2016 as the guest of host company NVIDIA on April 4-7 in Silicon Valley. I was impressed enough with the experience that I wanted to write this Field Report to give readers an in-depth perspective for what I saw.

Three Industries Being Disrupted By Data Products

In this special guest feature, Sundeep Sanghavi, Co-founder and CEO of DataRPM, identifies and discusses three industries and they’re being disrupted by three popular data products.

Talena Launches ActiveRx™, Predictive Analytics Infrastructure for Big Data Management

Talena, the always-on big data pioneer, has unveiled Talena ActiveRx™, a predictive analytics infrastructure designed explicitly for big data management workloads.

Slack Your Data: Looker Releases Slack Integration that Lets Your Data Join the Conversation

Looker, the company that is powering data-driven businesses, announced Lookerbot, the first enterprise data platform to integrate with Slack.

Tectonic is Providing Service for Google Cloud Dataproc

Tectonic, a premier big data analytics provider renowned for its “Insight2Action” methodology, announced, the company is providing services for Google’s new Cloud Dataproc.