Google Partners with Oxford University to Develop Artificial Intelligence

Date: October 24, 2014 Published by

Google has announced a partnership with leading research teams from Oxford University to further develop its artificial intelligence (AI) technologies. It is a really exciting time for Artificial Intelligence research these days, and progress is being made on many fronts,\” Hassabis said. Google DeepMind has hired all seven founders of these startups with the three professors holding joint appointments at Oxford University where they will... View Article

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The Future Of AI Will Be Stacked

Date: October 23, 2014 Published by

The future of enterprise AI will be the AI stack. Right now, this is not how the enterprise AI market works. However, I also believe these all-encompassing virtual personal assistant projects (VPA), and the race to create the one AI to rule them all, are driving the AI experience in the wrong direction. It’s design and development from the ground up, built on the intelligence... View Article

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The ‘Chinese Google’ Is Making Big Bucks Using AI to Target Ads

Date: October 20, 2014 Published by

“Google spokesperson Jason Freidenfelds won\u2019t say whether the company is using deep learning for advertising, but he points out that Google’s deep learning tools can be used across the company.” “Odds are, Google is also using all this technology to target ads\u2014and has been for quite a while.” “Deep learning can do many things.” “Each has built a central deep learning platform that can be... View Article

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Automated System for Improving RSS Feeds Data Quality [PAPER]

Date: August 25, 2014 Published by

Abstract. Nowadays, the majority of RSS feeds don’t provide all the information or the information that provide about their items is incomplete. The lack of information leads to engagement loss in users. We present a new automated system for improving the RSS feeds data quality. RSS feeds provide a list of the latest news items ordered by date. Therefore, It makes it easy for a... View Article

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How to install MySQL on MAC in three easy steps [VERY QUICK]

Date: August 4, 2014 Published by

In this post we will help you to installing a MySQL server in your Mac in a really fast and easy way. Let’s get started: 1 Download The first step is to download the MySQL community server from here. To make you life easier, select and download the DMG option as it takes less effort. The DMG option is normally in the second position. After that,... View Article

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How to Install NLTK corpora/stopwords

Date: July 6, 2014 Published by

If you are using the NLTK library for Python, you might have faced a situation where you need to reduce the size of your text to improve the performance of your algorithms. In my case, I use it to to transforms a document into a vector so it can be used by machine learning algorithms. If you have found the problem shown in the image while running stop = stopwords.words(‘english’), we will help... View Article

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Using MAMP MySQL with Python

Date: July 6, 2014 Published by

This post intends to explain how to set up Python to work with MAMP MySQL server. The motivation behind is that I’m a PHP developer and all my databases are in the MAMP MySQL server so I don’t want to set up another MySQL to work with Python. Firstly, you need to install mysql-python. You can easily do that by typing sudo pip install mysql-pythonin your terminal... View Article

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Is Online Advertising Becoming Content Marketing?

Date: March 18, 2014 Published by

Online advertising uses the Internet as a channel to deliver promotional marketing messages to consumers. It involves display advertising, mobile advertising, search engine marketing, social media marketing and email marketing. Unless this is the first time you are in the Internet, you have already seen a web banner. They appear at some point while you are reading your daily news disturbing your reading experience. They... View Article

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The key to generate revenue with a digital media company is to diversify revenue streams

Date: February 16, 2014 Published by

Probably, when we talk about the publishing industry, the first thing that comes to your mind is a print newspaper right? This first thought might vary depending on your age but if you are 24+ it’s very likely that you though it. The publishing industry is moving from print into digital media. In the old days, the main revenue steam used to be print advertising. It... View Article

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Facebook User Interface Evolution and Major Engineering Improvements (2004 – 2013)

Date: February 5, 2014 Published by

Facebook user interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) has evolved over the years alongside design trends. I started in 2009 and since then it has been improved cautiously. When Facebook have a new design to roll out, they choose a minor segment of their user base and test it against them. Engagement is the main metric to decide whether a design is good or not.... View Article

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