• Big Data and Pricing Analytics Are Rewriting the Negotiation Rules
    Big data is changing the rules of engagement in the business world in surprising ways. According to a trio of experts from PanGas AG, big data makes negotiators more informed and bolsters transparency. These claims have been supported by other expert…
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  • The Future of Big Data: 10 Predictions You Should Be Aware Of
    Come 2020, every person in the world will be creating 7 MBs of data every second. We have already created more data in past couple of years than in the entire history of human kind. Big data has taken the world by storm and there are no signs of slow…
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  • Are Major Optimization Opportunities Hiding in Your Business Data?
    By now we all know that big data and powerful analytics are changing the way businesses work. Executives don’t have to rely purely on experience, “best practices” or instinct anymore. Instead, the business intelligence gained through querying d…
    - 5 days ago 14 Sep 17, 1:06pm -
  • What You Need to Know About Talend’s New Community for Big Data Innovation
    Talend is a leading provider of big data products and services. Last year, the company announced that it was growing 136%, year-over year, due to some of its highly successful products. Talend continues to push forward with more innovative ideas. Lat…
    - 8 days ago 11 Sep 17, 1:13pm -
  • How Mobile Devices Are Revolutionizing the Big Data Industry
    Mobile phones have undergone rapid development in the past few years. Today, cell phones have become an integral part of our lives. Most people carry these devices everywhere they go, even when they are asleep, they want their cell phones to be besid…
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AirBnB - Nerds

  • Prototyping with React VR
    At Airbnb, we’ve been using React to build user interfaces for our website since 2014. React has radically changed our approach to building UI, and we’ve been active contributors to the open source community with projects such as Enzyme, Hypernov…
    - 48 days ago 2 Aug 17, 7:56pm -
  • Accelerating Services at Airbnb by Building — and Open Sourcing — a Blazing Fast Thrift Binding for…
    Accelerating Services at Airbnb by Building — and Open Sourcing — a Blazing Fast Thrift Binding for RubyIntroducing Sparsam, Airbnb’s implementation of Thrift Serializer in Ruby. Sparsam is up to 25x faster than the old Thrift Ruby Bin…
    - 50 days ago 31 Jul 17, 6:18pm -
  • BinaryAlert: Real-time Serverless Malware Detection
    Today, Airbnb is proud to announce the open-source release of BinaryAlert: a serverless, real-time framework for detecting malicious files. BinaryAlert can efficiently analyze millions of files a day with a configurable set of YARA rules and will tri…
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  • Building Mixed-Language iOS Project with Buck
    At Airbnb, we recognize that developer experience is key to good engineering. Our team specifically — Mobile Developer Infra — has a goal of optimizing our mobile apps’ build times.In June, we got Buck to successfully build our iOS app…
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  • Using Machine Learning to Predict Value of Homes On Airbnb
    by Robert ChangAmazing view from a Airbnb Home in Imerovigli, Egeo, GreeceIntroductionData products have always been an instrumental part of Airbnb’s service. However, we have long recognized that it’s costly to make data products. For example,…
    - 64 days ago 17 Jul 17, 4:07pm -

Data Center Knowledge

The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog

  • Fitting Bayesian structural time series with the bsts R package
    by STEVEN L. SCOTTTime series data are everywhere, but time series modeling is a fairly specialized area within statistics and data science. This post describes the bsts software package, which makes it easy to fit some fairly sophisticated time ser…
    - 70 days ago 11 Jul 17, 8:55pm -
  • Our quest for robust time series forecasting at scale
    by ERIC TASSONE, FARZAN ROHANIWe were part of a team of data scientists in Search Infrastructure at Google that took on the task of developing robust and automatic large-scale time series forecasting for our organization. In this post, we recount how…
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  • Attributing a deep network’s prediction to its input features
    By MUKUND SUNDARARAJAN, ANKUR TALY, QIQI YANEditor's note: Causal inference is central to answering questions in science, engineering and business and hence the topic has received particular attention on this blog. Typically, causal inference in data…
    - 13 Mar 17, 8:54pm -
  • Causality in machine learning
    By OMKAR MURALIDHARAN, NIALL CARDIN, TODD PHILLIPS, AMIR NAJMIGiven recent advances and interest in machine learning, those of us with traditional statistical training have had occasion to ponder the similarities and differences between the fields. M…
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  • Practical advice for analysis of large, complex data sets
    By PATRICK RILEYFor a number of years, I led the data science team for Google Search logs. We were often asked to make sense of confusing results, measure new phenomena from logged behavior, validate analyses done by others, and interpret metrics of…
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IBM BigData and Analytics Hub

  • Master your data with data governance
    Enable unified governance across your organization for privacy and protection. Hear insights from Fast Track Your Data — Live from Munich and unleash your potential.
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 6:18pm -
  • Become a data disruptor
    Lead disruption in your industry with data science and machine learning. Hear insights from Fast Track Your Data — Live from Munich and unleash your potential.
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 5:28pm -
  • Begin your cognitive enterprise journey at DataWorks Summit Sydney
    The power of machine learning, data science and big data is no longer considered a hype or fad. It’s a reality and it’s impacting the bottom lines of businesses.
    - 19 days ago 31 Aug 17, 6:10pm -
  • Experts answer your top data science and machine learning questions
    There’s no doubt data science and machine learning are main areas of focus for enterprises to better their business. However, talking about data science and machine learning isn’t the same as making it a reality.
    - 19 days ago 31 Aug 17, 5:37pm -
  • ASC 606 & IFRS 15: A new accounting standard
    A new accounting standard that's changing how sales and finance leaders report incentive compensation expenses.
    - 20 days ago 30 Aug 17, 5:22pm -

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