Comscore Announces Renewal & Expansion with Gray Television

Renewal sees Gray now using Comscore local TV currency exclusively in 83 of their 93 markets, continues Comscore’s run of wins and growing market share for local TV measurement
Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, announced an agreement to provide Gray Television with measurement services for the vast majority of its market footprint repres

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Draper Media Partners with Comscore in Salisbury, MD

Draper Media’s CBS, NBC & FOX affiliates will utilize Comscore’s local market TV measurement as transactional currency
Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, transacting and evaluating media across platforms, announced an agreement to provide Draper Media with measurement services for its CBS, NBC & FOX television stations in Salisbury, MD.

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TVSquared and NBC/Telemundo Owned Stations and NBC Sports Regional Networks Partner to Offer Local Advertisers TV Attribution Solutions

Partnership Represents the World’s Largest Attribution Rollout for Local Broadcast Advertisers
NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations, a division of NBCUniversal, and the NBC Sports Regional Networks (RSNs) have formed a partnership with TVSquared, the global leader in TV attribution.

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How Would Russia’s Ban from Olympics and Football World Cup May Impact Marketing Trends

Marketing Trends 2020: We know now the power of content and its larger impact on global and local marketing campaigns, especially if there is a negative development related to fake news and technology abuse. Russia’s doping ban will lead to a dramatic loss in traffic, revenue and popularity for Russian-centric brands.
“Life isn’t about what you have but the gifts you are given.

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Alternatives to the Gradient Descent Algorithm

Gradient Descent has a problem of getting stuck in Local Minima. The following alternatives are available. The following is a summary of answers suggested on CrossValided, originally posted here. 
Source for picture: here
First answer
There are many optimization algorithms that operate on a fixed number of real values that are correlated (non-separable).

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Twizzard, A Tweet Recommender System Using Neo4j · William Lyon

I spent this past weekend hunkered down in the basement of the local Elk’s club, working on a project for a hackathon. The project was a tweet ranking web application. The idea was to build a web app that would allow users to login with their Twitter account and view a modified version of their Twitter timeline that shows them tweets ranked by importance.

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Local Torch installation

This post describes how to do a local Torch7 installation while ignoring a
potentially conflicting global installation in /usr/local/share.
Doing a local Torch7 installation is easily done using
torch/distro. However, when running
install.sh, I ran into the following error:
/usr/larsson/torch/install/bin/luajit: /tmp/luarocks_cutorch-scm-1-5301/cutorch/TensorMath.

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U.S. Open Data — Gathering and Understanding the Data from 2018 Shinnecock

After losing in a playoff to make it out of the local qualifying for the 2018 US Open at Shinnecock, I’m stuck at my apartment watching everyone struggle, wondering how much I’d be struggling if I was there myself.
Besides on TV, the US Open website offers some other way to follow what players are doing.

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