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Google Wanted to Know What What Makes a Manager Great, so It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What's a google?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Why Asking This 1 Question Will Get You a Job Much Faster

Finding a new job will be faster and easier when you take this important first step.<p>Hillary spent seven months in 2017 looking for a job. She didn't get any interviews. She was convinced there was something wrong with her. Her career confidence dwindled. I don't blame her for feeling this way. The …

Blockchain Explained: How It Works, Who Cares and What Its Future May Hold

Best known as the immutable database that runs underneath cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, blockchain is poised to play a critical role in …

Blockchain

The Edward Weston Nude That Took Photography to New Heights

We expose the story behind the image-maker’s most celebrated nude study, a paragon of Modernist photography<p><i>This month marks the release of a trilogy</i> …

8 Big Data Technologies You Must Know

These are some winning technologies that all contribute to real-time, predictive, and integrated insights, on what big data customers want at present.

Customers

A Refresher on A/B Testing

It’s all about data these days. Leaders don’t want to make decisions unless they have evidence. That’s a good thing, of course, and fortunately there are lots of ways to get information without having to rely on one’s instincts. One of the most common methods, particularly in online settings, is …

Columbia University

Big Data: Moving From Technology to Business Value Delivery

Absolutely nobody disputes the potential value of big data. It provides an economic way to ask new analytics questions that we were never able to ask …

The Battle is Over: My Micro 4/3 Camera Outsold my Full-Frame DSLR

The battle is over, and full frame cameras have lost the race. Here’s why.<p>I’ve been selling photos through a high end stock agency for the last two …

Street Photography With A Fuji X100 & Mobile Workflow

Street photographers hoping to capitalize on the exposure that social media can offer are faced with a frustrating balancing act. You want the images …

Learn From the Masters: Lesson #3 Don’t Shoot From the Hip

“I never shoot without using the viewfinder.” – Garry Winogrand<p>Another common mistake that aspiring street photographers make is that they try to …

Street Photography

8 Photographers On The Secret To Hunting Shadows

“Light is to the photographer what words are to the writer; color and paint to the painter; wood, metal, stone, or clay to the sculptor,” the 20th …

Portable ‘LAB BOX’ Lets You Develop Film at Home Without a Darkroom

With the advent of digital photography, developing your own film is becoming something of a lost art. One of the hurdles to doing so is having a dark room to initially load your film for processing—without the danger of exposing it to light, and thereby ruining the film. (And if you’ve ever done …

Big Data Fabrics Emerge to Ease Hadoop Pain

If Hadoop is leaving your data lake project all wet, you may be a good candidate for an emerging architectural concept called the big data fabric. As …

Big Data

How to win in the age of analytics

There’s greater potential in big data. What’s ahead as the field matures?<p>Since the concept took hold, big data has made big waves. The field of …

Andreas Müller | Bringing Machine Learning to the Masses

This fall Andy Müller finally gave his 13,000 Twitter fans what they’d been clamoring for: a layman's guide to machine learning. The book, …

Machine Learning

Say Goodbye To Your Data Lake In 2017 | Articles | Big Data

The hype around Data Lakes increased dramatically in 2016, with Gartner finding that inquiries related to the term rose 21% year-on-year. However, …

Big Data

From DevOps to 'AnalyticsOps'

2017 will see AI and Intelligent Systems help enterprises accelerate towards a 21st century analytics mindset, away from the 1980’s style which …

New Radical Theory Shatters What We Know Of Parallel Universes, Space And Time

Howard Wiseman of Griffith University in Australia led a team that has created a new, groundbreaking theory.<p>The theory suggests that multiple other …

Data Science for IoT vs Classic Data Science: 10 Differences

<i>Guest blog by Ajit Jaokar. Ajit”s work spans research, entrepreneurship and academia relating to IoT, predictive analytics and Mobility. His current</i> …

Machine Learning

6 Frequently Asked Hadoop Interview Questions and Answers

Are you preparing for an interview soon and need to have knowledge of Hadoop? DON'T PANIC! Here are some questions you may be asked and the answers …

Why You’re Not Getting Value from Your Data Science

Businesses today are constantly generating enormous amounts of data, but that doesn’t always translate to actionable information. Over the past several years, my research group at MIT and I have sought answers to a fundamental question: What would it take for businesses to realize the full …

Python Data Visualization: Bokeh Cheat Sheet

Bokeh distinguishes itself from other Python visualization libraries such as Matplotlib or Seaborn in the fact that it is an interactive …

Data Visualization

Amazon AWS Getting Serious about Analytics

by Jen UnderwoodLast week over 24,000 attendees gathered at Amazon Web Services (AWS) annual re:Invent conference. The event has significantly grown …

Cloud Computing

Amazon just unveiled its most impressive tech yet, and it's an actual truck

Amazon latest innovation is... a truck.<p>The tech company will haul insane amounts of data in its Amazon Snowmobile, a truck that Amazon Web Services …

Move Your Analytics Operation from Artisanal to Autonomous

Many organizations today are wondering how to get into machine learning, and what it means for their existing analytics operation.<p>There are many different types of machine learning, and a variety of definitions of the term. I view machine learning as any data-driven approach to explanations, …

These analytic and AI services from AWS will be huge hits. Here's why

Amazon Web Services is following in competitor's footsteps by announcing analytic and AI services. However, in the face of Amazon's scale, head …