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What is the future of on-demand e-commerce apps?

On-demand apps almost came as a movement in the digital world and transformed the way we avail services and ready-to-use business deliverables. -E-commerce stores...
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The most asked questions on Big Data, Privacy and Democracy in last month’s international...

The Canadian Parliament's Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics hosted the hearing of the International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy...
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Maria Ressa on Astroturfs that turns make-believe lies into facts

The Canadian Parliament's Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics hosted the hearing of the International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy...

Declarative UI programming faceoff: Apple’s SwiftUI vs Google’s Flutter

Apple recently announced a new declarative UI framework for its operating system - SwiftUI, at its annual developer conference WWDC 2019. SwiftUI will power...
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Mark Zuckerberg is a liar, fraudster, unfit to be the C.E.O. of Facebook, alleges...

Last week, the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Sub-Committee held its hearing on Disinformation with Aaron Greenspan as the witness. Aaron is the founder,...
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4 ways to prepare for negotiating your first offer as a developer

The future job outlook for developers is promising, at 24% projected growth between 2016 and 2026. Developers are becoming more and more in demand...

Polyglot programming allows developers to choose the right language to solve tough engineering problems

Programming languages can divide opinion. They are, for many engineers, a mark of identity. Yes, they say something about the kind of work you...
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GROVER: A GAN that fights neural fake news, as long as it creates said...

Last month, a team of researchers from the University of Washington and the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, published a paper titled ‘Defending Against...

Deep learning models have massive carbon footprints, can photonic chips help reduce power consumption?

Most of the recent breakthroughs in Artificial Intelligence are driven by data and computation. What is essentially missing is the energy cost. Most large...
Serverless and machine learning trends in skill

Businesses need to learn how to manage cloud costs to get real value from...

This year’s Skill Up survey threw a spotlight on the challenges developers and engineering teams face when it comes to cloud. Indeed, it even...