At GDG DevFest Ukraine 2018, Asim Hussain talks about the many exciting things are happening with AI, from which, until recently, JavaScript developers were mostly shut out. However, things are changing. If you can do npm install @tensorflow/tfjs or make an API call, you can now do AI.

In this fast-paced talk, he’ll open your mind to what’s possible by demoing several AI-powered JavaScript apps and show you how I built them using either TensorFlow.js or easy to use AI-powered APIs.

Best of all, you won’t need a PhD in Math or years of experience. You just need imagination and the willingness to try.

After pondering some of the implications of Siraj Raval’s predictions for AI in 2019, it’s time to move learning containers to the top of my learning queue.

In this video, Damian¬†interviews Cloud Advocate Jay Gordon at Microsoft Ignite in Berlin. Containers are still new for a lot of people and with the huge list of buzzwords, it’s hard to know where to get started. Jay shows how easy it is to get started running your first container in Azure, right from scratch.

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Follow Damian on Twitter: @damovisa

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Show Notes

In this Data Point recorded at a Costco during the post-holiday shopping season, Frank explains his algorithm for determining that magical point when a lot of data becomes “Big Data.” Given the constant advances in storage technologies, that borderline is a moving goalpost. Or is it?