Tom Mulder

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Neuroscientist thinks human head transplant surgery is finally possible

An Italian neuroscientist believes he’s figured out how to do a full human head transplant. Or body transplant, depending on your perspective. In a recent paper, Dr. Sergio Canavero of the University of Turin explains how the procedure would work, describing how a "clean cut" with an "ultra-sharp …

Promo: Deb Roy's data visualizations at Cannes Lions 2013

Cannes Lions

Loopy Lattices Redux

A graph can be realized as a tessellated surface. Each vertex (or point) on the surface has a set of neighbors. Two vertices are neighbors if there …

Day 181/182: Gamification & Reversing Time Mec... - Adam & Luna

<b>Day 181: Reversing Time Mechanic</b><br>How can you make the story of a water drop interesting? Reverse time.<p>Willpower is highest in the morning and …

HP Moonshot: Big Potential for Big Data & Hadoop

Tools and Techniques for Matrix factorization

Matrix factorization as a technique of Collaborative filtering has been the preferred choice for recommendation systems ever since Netflix million $ …

Hadoop Security Design Paper

In case you are wondering why some of the post have the “Continue” link, the reason is that they are using embeds and having these on the main page …

Using Redis to Optimize MySQL Queries

I somehow missed this post from Flickr team describing their use of (app enforced) capped sorted sets in Redis as sort of a reduced optimized …

DataStax Enterprise Graph

DSE Graph is an add-on to DSE that enables enterprises to identify and analyze hidden relationships between connected data to build powerful …

Keynotes from Hadoop Summit Amsterdam 2013