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Internet, Online entertainment

Progressive web apps in Microsoft Edge: What you need to know

December 13, 2017

Via: Info World

The web is at the heart of many modern business applications. We use browsers as the universal interface for our services, wrapping them in familiar HTML and JavaScript. If you’ve got an internet connection and a browser, you’ve got access […]


Computing, Software & Applications

The 10 essential tools for JavaScript developers

December 12, 2017

Via: Info World

JavaScript, by being the language supported in all mainstream browsers, has been key to the development of browser-based web apps, garnering attention from multitudes of developers while being fitted with new capabilities nearly every year. Naturally, an ecosystem of frameworks […]


Cybersecurity, Security

GitHub Introduces Dependency Graph and Security Alerts

December 12, 2017

Via: InfoQ

At its Universe conference, GitHub has announced a number of features aiming to make your code more protected. These include a dependency graph and, built on top of the former, security alerts. Additionally, GitHub now provides a recommender, which promises […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

How long it takes to move a workload to the cloud

December 11, 2017

Via: Info World

I get this question all the time: How long will it take to move a certain number of applications to the cloud? Of course, they get the standard consultant answer: “It depends.” But there are some rules of thumb that […]


Computing, Operating Systems

Gluon brings AI developers self-tuning machine learning

December 11, 2017

Via: Info World

Deep learning systems have long been tough to work with, due to all the fine-tuning and knob-twiddling needed to get good results from them. Gluon is a joint effort by Microsoft and Amazon Web Services do reduce all that fiddling effort. Gluon works […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Bridging the developer and data scientist gap with cloud, notebooks and PixieDust

December 5, 2017

Via: Info World

A wealth of information hides in the vast amount of data produced every day—roadside sensors measuring traffic volume, medical imaging for rapid diagnosis, and satellites circling overhead analyzing weather patterns. In nearly every industry, cloud enables exponential growth by providing […]


Featured

Virtual Reality – Taking Gamification to the Next Level

November 6, 2017

Via: Natalie Dunn

What do you think about when you hear ‘virtual reality’? Probably video games. While VR in games is immersive and a lot of fun, there’s more to the technology than just leisure. Some even think VR might be as revolutionary […]


Featured

Make Room: AI Is Taking Over the Workplace

October 13, 2017

Via: Sofia Allende

I imagine that in a couple of decades, when our children, or our children’s children will be looking up information on the internet (who knows how the internet will look by then) about artificial intelligence it will say something like […]


Computing, Data Management

How Business Leaders Can Utilize Data Even Without a Technology Background

September 20, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Executives are tired of the “$25,000 data question.” Every time they want to ask a question of their data, it seems that the cost in time, people, and technology outweighs the benefit of getting the insight. Business leaders want answers […]


Computing, Data Management

Ensuring big data and fast data performance with in-memory computing

September 13, 2017

Via: Info World

In-memory computing (IMC) technologies have been available for years. However, until recently, the cost of memory made IMC impractical for all but the most performance-critical, high value applications. Over the last few years, however, with memory prices falling and demand […]