Google is going after Quantum Computing to consolidate its supremacy in the tech business. Though small in size, the Quantum Computing (QC) market is rapidly becoming mainstream. Data scientists have been discussing the potential of QC applications for over 30 years now. But, the technology got attention only after Google made its vision clear about the market.Read Full Story
Now that the 49ers are on the brink of a Super Bowl date after several seasons of lackluster play, businesses around Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara are hoping they’ll be able to share the wealth from the team’s newfound success.Read Full Story
SAN FRANCISCO — After being excluded from this week’s Democratic debate, Andrew Yang is hoping to avoid the fate of nearly every other 2020 presidential candidate who’s missed a debate: irrelevancy.Read Full Story
This fall, Instagram announced the platform is testing hiding “like” counts in the US after similar tests in countries including Australia, Japan, Canada, and Brazil. Facebook has also begun to trial this formula in Australia, and Twitter may come on board as they consider how to create “healthier conversations” on the platform. But what will this mean for brands and the $6.Read Full Story
[February 4, 2019] Facebook turns 15 today, after announcing last week a record profit and 30% revenue growth. Also today, “you will no longer be able to create new Google+ profiles, pages, communities or events,” in anticipation of the complete shutdown in April of Google’s social network, its bet-the-company challenge to Facebook.Read Full Story
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of wrapping up a blog post.Read Full Story
CareerBuilder found that nearly half of American workers check email after they leave work, and 45% say they do work during non-business hours.
Additionally, this phenomenon crosses global borders, prompting new laws in France and a campaign in Japan to limit working hours.
Of course, we’d all love a little more balance in our lives. But it’s more than that. We need it.
Reunites Billboard and Nielsen Music After Decade Apart to Create Only Independent Global Provider of Comprehensive Data and Analytics for the Music Industry
Leading global media company Valence Media, which operates dick clark productions, Billboard-The Hollywood Reporter Media Group, MRC Film, MRC Television and MRC Non-Fiction, announced the establishment of its MRC Data division with the acqui
After reaching roughly 800 million active users within a year and a half of its 2018 launch, TikTok has become one of the fastest-growing social media apps of the last decade
Like any trendy social platform with a huge global audience, influencers and brands are flocking to TikTok.
After tripling recurring revenue in 2019, company plans to double team in 2020
Boardable, an online board management platform, announces the completion of a $3 million seed round from High Alpha Capital, along with VisionTech and Collina Ventures.
After months of hard work, multiple coffee runs, and navigation of the latest industry changes, you’ve finally finished the next big marketing campaign.
Complete with social media posts, PPC ads, and a sparkly new logo, it’s the campaign of a lifetime.
SAN JOSE — After years of complaints about conditions at a center for abused and neglected youth, Santa Clara County is grappling with where else to house children with few other options.Read Full Story
After receiving some interest, I have decided to open up the posting more to the data science community. There are more details on the Contribute Page.
If there is enough interest, I will be posting community contributed posts on Wednesdays and sponsored posts on Thursdays.
What is the difference?
Community contributed posts are free and are intended for individuals.
Year after year, hundreds of marketers report increased efforts and spending on their content marketing — or the intention to do so.
But great content is a waste if your audience doesn’t know it exists.
Content distribution is an integral part — if not the most important part — of your content strategy.
This guide will equip you with the tools you need to distribute the content you create.
Face it, you’ve been on the fence about going back to school for a while now. After Googling master’s degree programs in data science here and there, you still feel overwhelmed about deciding if one is better than another.Read Full Story
After watching Michael Skok’s excellent talk on Culture, Vision and
Mission, I was tempted
to have a bash at defining the values that I care about. Here’s my
Benefit as many people as much as possible. The best kind of benefit
is that which helps people benefit people.
Make it Easy
Make everything easy. Everything is a conversation. Make conversations
Struggling to drive conversions? The issue might be with customer experience. After having worked with several brands, big and small, I can assure you that you don’t have to make sweeping changes to drive better results. Many times even small changes and little bit process can lead to happy customers and big impacts. In this post I have complied 11 tips that you can use today.Read Full Story
I’ve had a number of discussions with people both before and after the report that Rasmus and I wrote on the double-blind experiment at ALENEX. And I think it’s helpful to lay out some of my thoughts on both the purpose of double blind review as I understand it, and the logistical challenges of implementing it.Read Full Story
We recently released PyMC3 3.1 after the first stable 3.0 release in January 2017. You can update either via pip install pymc3 or via conda install -c conda-forge pymc3.
A lot is happening in PyMC3-land. One thing I am particularily proud of is the developer community we have built. We now have around 10 active core contributors from the US, Germany, Russia, Japan and Switzerland.
Immediately after PAPIs.io ’14 — write-up coming soon! — I spent a couple of days at Strata in Barcelona.
Strata has several tracks and I ended up going mostly to “business” sessions, but this synthesis of things I heard at the conference will be of interest to technical people as well.