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Google expands its Blockchain search tools, adds six new cryptocurrencies in BigQuery Public Datasets

Google’s BigQuery Public Datasets program, has added six new cryptocurrencies to expand it’s blockchain search tools. Including Bitcoin and Ethereum which were added last...
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Grafana 6.0 beta is here with new panel editor UX, google stackdriver datasource, and...

Grafana, data visualization & analytics platform, released the beta version of Grafana 6.0, last week. Grafana 6.0 beta explores new features such as Explore,...
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Uber releases AresDB, a new GPU-powered real-time Analytics Engine

Uber announced the details regarding its new and open source real-time analytics engine, AresDB, yesterday. AresDB, released in November 2018, is Uber’s new solution...
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‘Computing technology at a tipping point’, says WEF Davos Panel

The ongoing World Economic Forum meeting 2019 has seen a vast array of discussions on political, technological and other industrial agendas. The meeting brings...

IBM, Oracle under the scanner again for questionable hiring and firing policies

The Guardian has come forward with reports of Oracle coming under the scanner for payscale discrimination between male and female employees. On the very...
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Alibaba Cloud released Mars, a tensor-based framework for large-scale data computation

A few days ago, Alibaba Cloud announced the release of Mars, its tensor-based framework for large-scale data computation. Mars tensor provides a familiar interface...
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SciPy 1.2.0 is out with a new optimization algorithm named ‘shgo’ and more!

Yesterday, the SciPy community released SciPy 1.2.0. This release contains many new features such as numerous bug-fixes, improved test coverage, and better documentation. This...
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Quantum computing, edge analytics, and meta learning: key trends in data science and big...

When historians study contemporary notions of data in the early 21st century, 2018 might well be a landmark year. In many ways this was...
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France to levy digital services tax on big tech companies like Google, Apple, Facebook,...

At a press conference yesterday, French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire announced that France would levy a new tax on big tech companies including...

Cockroach Labs 2018 Cloud Report: AWS outperforms GCP hands down

While testing the features for CockroachDB 2.1, the team discovered that AWS offered 40% greater throughput than GCP. To understand the reason for this...

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Stanford University launches Institute of Human Centered Artificial Intelligence; receives public...

On Monday, Stanford University launched the new Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI) to augment humanity with AI. The institute aims to study, guide...

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