Kenneth Wensch

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Explaining Machine Learning to a 5th Grader

<i>This column is by Soumendra Mohanty, EVP & CDAO, L&T Infotech</i><p>This is a tough task, I was in this precarious situation trying to explain to my younger …

Machine Learning

SQL vs NoSQL: you do want to have a relational storage by default

The concept of NoSQL databases has been around for a while, but there still are quite a few misunderstandings regarding the topic of relational SQL …

The psychology of visual UX

Before you know your story, know your user.<p>Conduct user research, create supporting UX documentation (personas, storyboards, experience maps), then dive into the psychology and behavior of your users. Once you know where your product fits into their goals, you’ll know how to start craft your …

5 Essential Principles for Understanding Analytics

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>I’m convinced that the ingredient for the effective use of data and analytics that is in shortest supply is managers’ understanding of what is possible. Data, hardware, and software are available in droves, but human comprehension of the possibilities they enable is much less common. Given …

What to Expect and How to Prepare for Your Angular.js Interview: Part 1

Companies are always looking for talented developers, but in today’s market it’s more important than ever to have a solid foundation in JS frameworks …

JavaScript

Big data, big results: The IT buzzword that, we must grudgingly admit, actually works

New technology is sold on promises: our lives will be faster, prettier, more elegant, more efficient. Few technologies promise godhood. Yet that’s …

HugeDomains.com - TechyOucan.com is for sale (Techy Oucan)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Flirting with Elixir

Fellow Localytics engineer, Michael Macasek, and I just got back from ElixirConf and we are pumped. The things people are doing with Elixir are …

Big data, massive potential

What if you could predict domestic abuse two years in advance? Or understand the brain’s intricate physical structure, connection by microscopic …

5 follow-up emails that come off as rude (and what to write instead)

I think we can all agree that waiting to hear back about a job isn't topping anyone's list of favorite hobbies. Every time your phone rings or your …

Employment

Introduction to the React JavaScript Library

2015 is lining up to be the year of React. Lately, it has garnered a lot of attention, for front-end, mobile and server side JavaScript development. …

JavaScript

Coding by the Book: The 7 Books Every Software Developer Should Read

Just like programming trends and languages, programming books come and go. But these seven classics have stood the test of time. Some are newer than …

Difference between Abstraction and Polymorphism in Java OOPS

<b>Abstraction</b> and <b>Polymorphism</b> are very closely related and understanding the difference between them is not as easy as it looks. Their operating model …

We Tested How Googlebot Crawls Javascript And Here’s What We Learned

TL;DR1. We ran a series of tests that verified Google is able to execute and index JavaScript with a multitude of implementations. We also confirmed …