Hafiz Muhammad Imtiaz

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Letter of Recommendation: Cabbages and Kings

The problem with spending time with your children is that most of the stuff you can do with children is terrible. Kids’ board games are bad. Pretending to be pirates or whatever is bad. Crafts are bad. Playing sports with kids is bad until about age 13, when the opposing trajectories of your …

Parenting

10 Best Linux Server Distributions of 2017

Linux is free and open source, this has emanated into low total cost of ownership of a Linux system, compared to other operating systems. Although …

Linux

5 ways you’re sabotaging your career and don’t even know it

Bad habits can be hard to break, but sometimes those bad habits can be costly to your reputation, especially where your work is concerned.<p>“It’s safe …

The Seven Enemies Of Big Data

The unfortunate truth is, big data has a lot of enemies — and the largest group of opponents might just be those of us who have simply been force fed too much media spin on the subject in the first place. Of course there is no real big data i.e. all the data out there is still just data. As we …

Big Data

16 Entrepreneurs Under 40 Accomplishing Amazing Things | Inc.com

What is it possible to accomplish if you put your mind to it? Sometimes there's no better place to look for inspiration (and a healthy push to expand your dreams) than those who managed to achieve incredible things at a (relatively) early age.<p>Each year the World Economic Forum puts together a list …

Startups

It looks like Snapchat is working on some kind of smart glasses

On Friday, CNET's Sean Hollister published a detailed report that examines some key hires by Snapchat in the consumer hardware, electrical engineering, and augmented- and virtual-reality spaces.<p>Hollister, citing the LinkedIn profiles of current Snapchat employees, highlights that Snapchat now has a …

How to Learn Advanced Mathematics Without Heading to University - Part 1

I am often asked in emails how to go about learning the necessary mathematics for getting a job in quantitative finance or data science if it isn't …

Mathematics

Ballmer: I may have called Linux a cancer but now I love it

Former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer once considered Linux users a bunch of communist thieves and saw open source itself as a cancer on Microsoft's …

The Five Different Types of Big Data

What is Big Data?<p>Everyone seems to have their own definition. To purists, it refers to software for data sets that exceed the capabilities of traditional databases. For a growing number of people, it’s shorthand for predictive analytics. To others, it just means a really staggering amount of 1s and …

Big Data

An AI expert says Google's Go-playing program is missing 1 key feature of human intelligence

AlphaGo, a software program developed by British AI company Google DeepMind, has defeated Korean Go champion Lee Sedol in two out of five matches so far. It will play its third match at 10:30 p.m. EST Friday night, streamed live on YouTube. (By tradition, they will play all five matches regardless …

Is the business intelligence dashboard dead?

What’s the difference between a company that uses big data like a grown-up and one that is still in the playpen?<p>Collect it, store it, crunch it, display it… big data has always sounded more like a candy-store display than something businesses use everyday. This past year, as the Economist …

Big Data

15 start-ups that are changing the way Pakistanis live

These 15 start-up companies are literally reshaping the way Pakistanis work and play.<p>These young innovative Pakistani minds are increasingly making …

Computer Science