Robert Dilbert

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U.S. sees China boosting military presence after island-building spree

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - China is expected to add substantial military infrastructure, including surveillance systems, to artificial islands in the South China Sea this year, giving it long-term “civil-military bases” in the contested waters, the Pentagon said on Friday.<p>Chinese dredging vessels are …

China

Obama regrets not unifying America and 4 other State of the Union takeaways

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama issued a final passionate plea to voters on Tuesday to bridge the divide in American politics after he leaves office.<p>In his last State of the Union address delivered to a Congress that has often hobbled his ambitions, Obama expressed regret over his own role in …

Paul Ryan

Fonts2u

Source Code Pro<p><b>Source Code Pro family</b> consisting of <b>11</b> fonts<p>Character map - Basic Latin<p>Please use the pulldown menu to view different character maps …

Why learn about algorithms?

Recently, we’ve been running a skill amnesty. The idea is that people can nominate a few skills they feel they’re lacking in (or not as good at they might hope) and then be matched with the relevant teacher. Classes have included: git, JavaScript, CSS, Python, Comparing Algorithms and more.<p>I …

Programming

9 Effective Ways to Outsmart the Facebook Algorithm in 2018

Recent changes to the Facebook algorithm have many marketers worried about the reach of their content moving forward. Don't panic - we've broken down …

Association Rule Mining – Not Your Typical Data Science Algorithm « Another Word For It

From the post:<p>Many machine learning algorithms that are used for data mining and data science work with numeric data. And many algorithms tend to be …

It’s Been One Year Since We Published the Source Code for We The People

What a year it’s been! Since that first exciting day, we’ve opened up seven more code repositories on GitHub (usually called “repos”), as well as several projects on Drupal.org too. In addition to the software for We The People, we’ve open sourced the White House’s official mobile apps, several …

Samsung publishes kernel source code for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

Samsung has just published the kernel source code for the Galaxy S6 (SM-G920) and S6 Edge (SM-G925) on the Samsung Opensource Release Center website. While consumers may not find this news all that appealing, developers can now download the source code to enhance their application functionality for …

Build an open-source browser using Chrome for Android code

If you were itching to build an open source browser for Android, you can now do it using a practically all the code from Chrome for Android.<p>As Venture Beat spotted, Google has uploaded the bulk of the remaining code into the open source Chromium repository.<p>The open-source browser shares a lot of …

Meet your artificial brain: The algorithm that will refine the web

She thinks I’d enjoy <i>American Gangster</i> because I’m a fan of <i>Goodfellas</i>, anything directed by Ridley Scott and drama and crime movies.<p>She also knows I …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Beat the Newest Facebook Algorithm Change

On April 21, 2015, Facebook announced another update to their News Feed algorithm. For Facebook users and page admins, this change means two …

Damage Recovery Algorithm Could Make All Robots Unstoppable

For the last three years, we’ve been watching as the hexapods created by Antoine Cully and Jean-Baptiste Mouret have been getting increasingly …

Robotics

Learn About a New Next-Gen Data Center

As an integral part of its 25-year expansion plan, premier anti-aging company Nu Skin needed <b>a new next-gen data center</b> to expand its global …

Nextgen

What's the best flash storage choice for your data center?

Follow:<p>You could replace any disk storage system in the data center with flash, but should you?<p>The range of flash storage devices available to modern …

Video DataCenter Free Cooling Design Control Delivery

With increased demand on reducing overall energy consumption of data centers, organizations are moving away from conventional cooling methods to …

Engineering

MetLife wants talented developers’ resumes — in JSON

Just because a company offers life insurance and retirement-planning services doesn’t mean it has to be boring on the tech side.<p>Following news that …

The evolution of HP all-in-one PCs

It all started with the idea of portability, when the brainiacs at HP Labs integrated a screen, printer and keyboard into one system. We’re talking …

The astounding evolution of the hard drive

Digital storage gets small (and huge)<p>From the room-size monster that cost a king's ransom to the diminutive device that today costs just a few bucks, the evolution of the hard drive is an amazing story of an industry that's continually delivering more for less.<p>In just 30 years, the cost of storing …

Computer Hardware

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New Packages for Reading Data into R

(This article was first published on <b>fishR » R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Hadley Wicham has announced two new package for reading external …

Data Science

Comparing data frames, data.table and dplyr with random walks

Arthur Charpentier was trying to solve an interesting problem with R: given this data set of random walks in the 2-D plane, what is the likely <i>origin</i> …

The Myth of Comprehensive Data

“What about using Twitter sentiment?”<p>That suggestion came to me from someone at a recent Data Science DC meetup, after I’d given a short talk on …

The best iPad apps for data management

Data management can mean different things to different people. Perhaps you take it as a way to manage all your important files, photos, videos, and …

EMC-Developed Platform Offers Private Cloud Options for Omics Data Management, Storage

There is no analytics without data management -an imperative for digital marketers.

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