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Understanding Scopes

<b>Executive Summary:</b><p>In AngularJS, a child scope normally prototypically inherits from its parent scope. One exception to this rule is a directive that …

Snapchat's Evan Spiegel tells USC grads to 'voice your dissent'

Crazy? Arrogant? Entitled?<p>SnapchatChief Executive Evan Spiegel toldUSCgraduates that he's been called all that and worse.<p>However people want to criticize him, Spiegel said that he's only being human. In a commencement address Friday, he urged the class of 2015 at the USC Marshall School of Business …

Social Media

Web Development and Design Blog

How to “grep” in PowerShell<p>PowerShell is awesome if you haven’t used it but it’s absolutely foreign if you’re used to Unix-like Bash-like shells. For …

Game Development

Hacking Google Finance in Real-Time for Algorithmic Traders. (2) Pre-Market Trading.

Featured in: Data Science Weekly Newsletter, Issue 76 (May 7, 2015) It has been over a year since I posted Hacking Google Finance in Real-Time for …

Stock Markets

Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to AngularJS

Last Saturday, I gave yet another talk on getting started with AngularJS and with good success. I found myself wondering though, along the way, why …

JavaScript

Mediabong (no, not that kind) inhales $5M for U.S. expansion

Mediabong has scored $5 million to come to the U.S.<p>No, this doesn’t mean the arrival of Net-connected pot-smoking devices, in spite of the fact that such a market opening apparently exists.<p>Instead, it means that the Paris-based video ad network of that name has come ashore with the recent opening …

New York City

CHIP is a $9 Raspberry Pi killer

The Raspberry Pi was definitely a game changer when it hit shelves at only $35. But CHIP is hoping to make the Pi look positively pricey by comparison. The Kickstarter campaign has already blown way past its $50,000 goal. In fact, at the time of this writing its approaching $500,000. Like the Pi, …

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

Cooking with Watson: Indian turmeric paella

<i>'Cognitive Cooking with Chef Watson' is a collaboration between IBM and the Institute of Culinary Education in New York City. Once a week, as part of an ongoing series, we'll be preparing one recipe from the book until we've made all of them. Wish us luck.</i><p>So, here's a question: Is it still a paella …

Adform seeks to clear the ad-tech jungle with an all-in-one system for publishers

Ad tech has grown into a jungle of acronyms. Today, Adform is adding one more, in the hope of actually making life simpler for publishers.<p>Its new acronym is PPAS, which stands for Programmatic Publisher Ad Server. And to understand why this Copenhagen-based global company believes its new offering …

Digital Advertising

Fortune.com

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Alibaba’s Mapping Service AutoNavi Unveils LBS+ Open Platform

AutoNavi, China’s leading mapping service fully acquired by Alibaba, has taken the wraps off LBS+, an open platform for location-based services. Now serving a broad range of fields like car rental, smart devices, and environmental protection, the platform integrates a development kit and big …

NGOs

AngularUI Calendar for AngularJS

AngularJS

Facebook to build Google Doubleclick rival as battle between tech titans intensifies

<b>By Seb Joseph and Jessica Davies</b><p>Facebook is turning up the heat on Google as it prepares to launch its own internal demand-side platform (DSP), …

Facebook just made a big mobile adtech move against Google's DoubleClick

On the supply-side, where Facebook works with publishers to help them monetize their content using its data and adtech, the social network has just announced a new capability that further threatens Google's DoubleClick for publishers platform.<p>At its annual developers' conference F8 on Wednesday, …

Airbnb open sources SQL tool built on Facebook’s Presto database

Image copyright Shutterstock / Piotr Adamowicz.Apartment-sharing startup Airbnb has open sourced a tool called Airpal that the company built to give …

Big Data

9 Must-Have Skills to Land Top Big Data Jobs in 2015

The secret is out, and the mad rush is on to leverage big data analytics tools and techniques for competitive advantage before they become …

How we found the worst place to park in New York City -- using big data

City agencies have access to a wealth of data and statistics reflecting every part of urban life. But as data analyst Ben Wellington suggests in this …

14 Best Python Pandas Features

Pandas is the most widely used tool for data munging. It contains high-level data structures and manipulation tools designed to make data analysis …

Data Science

Building A Data Science Portfolio Project Top Down

Employers want you to be value-adding from day 1. They don't have time to wait 90, 180, or even 360 days for you to start adding value. To that end, …

For now, Spark looks like the future of big data

• Derrick Harris<br>• 3 years ago<br>• Tags: Apache Spark, big data, data science, Databricks, Hadoop, open source, Spark, Structure Data 2015<p>View Live Version of …

Big Data

Data scientists need their own GitHub. Here are four of the best options

Imagine if a company’s three highly valued data scientists can happily work together without duplicating each other’s efforts and can easily call up the ingredients and results of each other’s previous work.<p>That day has come.<p>As the data scientist arms race continues, data scientists might want to …

What’s Next for Big Data?

Shortly after joining Gartner, I noticed subtle magic in the air. Not Magic Quadrants – they were too obvious. It was <i>I told you so</i> repeated by many …

Big Data

GM to build Android Auto competitor, coming in 2016

General Motors has announced a partnership with Harman International to build their own Android powered competitor to Android Auto. The new OS will be found in GM vehicles starting in 2016, and may make it to other automotive manufacturers shortly after.<p>The infotainment system will be the product …

Android News

LinkedIn explains its complex Gobblin big data framework

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Tim Masters/Shutterstock<p>LinkedIn shed more light Tuesday on a big-data framework dubbed Gobblin that helps the social …