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The Most Creative People In Social Good, 2014

From our Most Creative People 2014 list, meet the people whose sole mission is making things better.<p>Theaster Gates (No. 11)<p>Theaster Gates, a Chicago-based potter turned conceptual artist with a background in urban planning, is using ­culture as a strategy to improve poor neighborhoods. He’s turned …

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Benchmarking OpenStack at megascale

Parameters in this config are defined as follows:<p><b>execution</b> is the mode of operation of the benchmark engine. With ‘continuous’ mode, Rally worker …

DevOps

Cloudera is rebuilding machine learning for Hadoop with Oryx

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Wikimedia Commons / Thepedestrian<p>Hadoop software vendor Cloudera didn’t make a lot of waves when it bought a …

Big Data

Big Data, Big New Businesses by Nigel Shadbolt & Michael Chui

LONDON – Many people have long believed that if government and the private sector agreed to share their data more freely, and allow it to be …

Big Data

Tor developing anonymous instant messenger

Tor has been making it easier and easier over the years to anonymously browse the web, and now it's working to make it just as easy to chat anonymously too. Tor is currently working on a secure instant messaging app for the desktop that will automatically route encrypted messages through its …

Meet the seven people who hold the keys to worldwide internet security

It sounds like the stuff of science fiction: seven keys, held by individuals from all over the world, that together control security at the core of the web. The reality is rather closer to The Office than The Matrix<p>In a nondescript industrial estate in El Segundo, a boxy suburb in south-west Los …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

The end of the year is the perfect time to celebrate change and renewal.<p>We celebrate the architecture firms that have led the way in Dwell's online community.<p>Here are the extraordinary prefabs that made the biggest splash this year.<p>These designs are cooking with gas.<p>These are the soothing spaces …

Writing

How to Quit Your Procrastination Habit Once And For All

The first step is awareness–the rest will follow. Here’s how to own up to you procrastination habits, and correct them for good.<p>We all procrastinate, and by and large, we all know the solutions to our procrastination.<p>I put off writing this article (ironically, I know, and yes I know you’ll put off …

The Origin of 'Liberalism'

When Adam Smith and a group of fellow Scots first used the word in a political sense, it meant something very different than it does today.<p>It's easy to feel lost in information today, but “big data” can also help us understand the formulations we use in interpreting information, including politics. …

DMMapp

Contribute to the DMMapp<p>If you are aware of a library that is not on our DMMapp, you can use the "Add a Missing Library" form to let us know. We'll …

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Artscape Street Party: Scribbling Rivalry

This Facebook post is no longer available. It may have been removed or the privacy settings of the post may have changed.<p>Presented by Above Ground …

Open Data Day Toronto - 2014 - #ODDTO14

<i>(this page is subject to change...and believe us, it will!)</i><p><b>February 22nd is International Open Data Day. This is your invitation to join us – and</b> …

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