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Gild Employes Data Science for Smart End-to-End Hiring Success Platform

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Gild, the company that powers the way companies find, engage, and hire talent with data and intelligence, today announced availability of the industry’s first end-to-end smart hiring success platform. The Gild Platform brings together all the elements companies need for hiring and applies data science, consumer-friendly technologies, and predictive analytics to every phase of the talent acquisition process.

Hortonworks Unveils Advancements to Drive Enterprise Hadoop Pervasiveness

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Hortonworks® (NASDAQ: HDP), a leading contributor to and provider of enterprise Apache™ Hadoop®, announced a series of cloud deployment, operations, security, data governance and user experience advancements aimed at making Apache Hadoop ubiquitous across mainstream enterprises.

Data Science 101: Deep Learning for Language Understanding

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The presentation below, “Deep Learning for Language Understanding,” took place at the Deep Learning Summit in San Francisco on 29-30 January 2015. The featured speaker is Quoc Le, Research Scientist at Google.

RethinkDB Launches 2.0, Empowers Developers to Build Scalable Real-time Applications

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RethinkDB, an open-source scalable database for the real-time web, announced that RethinkDB 2.0 is now available. Version 2.0 will contain options for commercial support, improved performance and stability and is the company’s first production-ready release.

Visualization of the Week: Jackie Robinson vs. Everyone

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In honor of “Jackie Robinson Day”, our friend Ryan Sleeper uses Tableau Public to compare Robinson’s stats with every other player that came before him.

Birst Launches New Technology Partnership with Tableau Software

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Birst, a global leader in Cloud BI and Analytics, announced a technology partnership with Tableau Software (NYSE: DATA), a global leader in rapid-fire, easy-to-use business analytics. This product integration brings Tableau’s powerful visual analytics to Birst’s agile and scalable Cloud BI data platform through an ODBC connector.

Big Data Humor: One Order of Magic Please

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That’s the problem with being a data scientist, people want you to “work your magic” … whatever that means! Sign up for the free insideBIGDATA newsletter.

Datameer’s Stefan Groschupf on the ODP

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In the latest episode of “Big Data & Brews” perspectives, our friend Datameer CEO, Stefan Groschupf, discusses the benefit of organizations like the Open Data Platform (ODP) and the Apache Foundation.

Xplenty Launches Google Analytics & Google AdWords Integrations

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Xplenty, the big data integration platform that makes it easy to process more data more quickly, announced integrations with Google Analytics and Google AdWords. With the new integrations, Xplenty users can now blend and prepare data from both products with additional data sources, creating a 360-degree view of their overall business performance.

ApacheCon North America

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ApacheCon North America 2015 brings together the open source community to learn about and collaborate on the technologies and projects driving the future of open source, big data and cloud computing.