SmartDataCollective

  • Everything You Need To Know About Mobile Security
    The amount of personal information stored on mobile devices has increased over the years because of the convenience of use and handiness. They are also used for our everyday transactions whether business or personal. Knowing that our mobile devices h…
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  • 7 Great Benefits of Big Data in Marketing
    Big data is reshaping the business as we know it. Data science lays the foundation for decision-making processes in most of the modern companies, which is exactly why its revenue should surpass $40 billion in 2018. Marketing is by no means different…
    - 2 days ago 21 Aug 17, 3:34pm -
  • Small Business Data Backup and Safety Tips
    Technology has provided a lot of innovations, but ultimately it has made our lives depended on it. People having business have to use the technology in various forms such as data backup for a business.  spend a little time in order to back up the co…
    - 2 days ago 21 Aug 17, 1:57pm -
  • Is the IRS’s E-File Security Ready for Prime Time?
    It’s no secret that for years, the IRS has been a favorite target among cyber criminals, hackers and other bad actors that keep InfoSec professionals worried and awake in bed at night. In fact, according to the General Accountability Office’s (GA…
    - 3 days ago 20 Aug 17, 9:42am -
  • New Features of CRM that has Revolutionized Microsoft Dynamics 365
    After Microsoft Dynamics has been launched officially, everyone is having eyes on his new features. Perhaps, there are many new features introduced of CRM for Microsoft Dynamics 365. Many of them are available for both on-premises and online as well.…
    - 4 days ago 19 Aug 17, 7:39pm -

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…
    - 21 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…
    - 23 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…
    - 29 days ago 26 Jul 17, 3:01am -
  • 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…
    - 36 days ago 18 Jul 17, 5:16pm -
  • 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,…
    - 37 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…
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  • 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…
    - 18 Apr 17, 12:02am -
  • 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…
    - 1 Feb 17, 1:55am -
  • 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…
    - 1 Nov 16, 3:18am -

IBM BigData and Analytics Hub

  • Analyze clickstream data with IBM EventStore for customer insights
    Typically, ingesting streaming event data, persisting with low latency and analyzing it along with historical event data requires integrating multiple analytic systems. IBM EventStore is purpose built to simplify the complexity of harnessing event da…
    - 8 days ago 15 Aug 17, 12:00pm -
  • Big Data at NASA
    Data already is the new currency and is at the heart of everything digital. I like to repeat the adage, “Data becomes Information, becomes Knowledge, becomes Wisdom”. And “It’s all about the data”. So why do we send up probes, sensors or sa…
    - 9 days ago 14 Aug 17, 8:32pm -
  • An exciting data science experience on Hortonworks Data Platform
    On June 13th 2017, Hortonworks and IBM announced an extension of our partnership. A key part of this partnership is the collaboration on IBM Data Science Experience (DSX). This collaboration is win-win in that it brings a production-ready full-cycle…
    - 9 days ago 14 Aug 17, 7:30pm -
  • The data governance story: How to develop policies & rules
    If information is paramount, it becomes our collective responsibility to nurture, develop, secure and protect information. One should nurture and develop information so that it is well formed, mature and timely; and secure and protect information so…
    - 16 days ago 7 Aug 17, 10:28am -
  • Web analytics with IBM EventStore: Ingest streaming web events data
    Universal connectivity is fueling streams of event data from a variety of event sources. Increasingly, organizations are developing and deploying event driven applications to harness the growing volumes of event data. IBM EventStore offers a scalable…
    - 16 days ago 7 Aug 17, 5:13am -

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