Big Brother? No, no, no, Big Data.
If someone tells you about the Big Data concept in the course of a conversation, do not think that your interlocutor is addicted to the programs of reality TV (a term used by your audience) or trash (as you like to call your detractors). Although it sounds similar, that's the Big Brother. Although in the background and tangentially, you can find certain similarities, or relationships, between the television phenomenon Big Brother and the latest…Continue
Added by Ricky Brown on June 14, 2019 at 3:14am — No Comments
Agriculture is a major segment powering the Asian economy. A small transformation in agricultural outcomes can have a huge impact on 2 dimensions – economic and human. Keeping this in mind CANOPY ONE brings to you our pick of the top 3 use cases which would have a massive impact. So here they come
1. Determining Optimal Fertilizer Mixes
One of the fertilizer manufacturer and leading producer and distributor of specialty…Continue
Added by Mahesh Kumar CV on April 6, 2019 at 10:30pm — No Comments
At the Mobile World Congress, MasterCard recently announced that it was teaming up with Facebook to provide small businesses in Africa and Asia with an affordable and simple on-ramp for accepting mobile payments.
The partnership will help unbanked retailers and merchants in the regions open bank accounts…Continue
Added by Deena Zaidi on April 30, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments
During the last few years, the hottest word on everyone’s lip has been “productivity.” In the rapidly evolving Internet world, getting something done fast always gets an upvote. Despite needing to implement real business logic quickly and accurately, as an experienced PHP developer I still spent hundreds of hours on other tasks, such as setting up database or caches, deploying projects, monitoring online statistics, and so on. Many developers have struggled with these so called miscellaneous…Continue
Added by Irina Papuc on March 24, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments
If you work in the software industry, it’s likely that you have heard about the divide and conquer design paradigm, which basically consists of recursively splitting a problem into two or more sub-problems (divide), until these become simple enough to be solved directly (conquer).
What you might not know is that this paradigm originates from an old political strategy (the name is derived from the Latin saying divide et impera) that suggests it is…Continue
Added by Irina Papuc on March 17, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments
There has been a growing trend among software engineers to write about their experiences building data infrastructures. Software engineers at Asana wrote about their experience last November; Spotify…Continue
Added by Yevgeniy Slutskiy Meyer on October 16, 2015 at 8:44am — No Comments