Open Source

Can Open-Source Innovation Accelerate Artificial Intelligence Development?
AI Open Source TensorFlow

Can Open-Source Innovation Accelerate Artificial Intelligence Development?

Here’s an interesting and thoughtful look the role open source plays in AI development. Think about it: just about every major AI tool is open source. TensorFlow being the most obvious example. The biggest advantage of open-source AI systems is that they involve no licensing fee for using open-source AI systems. And that’s especially useful […]

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Data Science Python

Scalable Machine Learning with Dask

Here’s an interesting talk on Dask from AnacondaCon 2018. Tom Augspurger. Scikit-Learn, NumPy, and pandas form a great toolkit for single-machine, in- memory analytics. Scaling them to larger datasets can be difficult, as you have to adjust your workflow to use chunking or incremental learners. Dask provides NumPy- and pandas-like data containers for manipulating larger […]

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AI Machine Learning Startups

Startup Showcase at MLADS

Microsoft for Startups shares this highlight reel from the Spring MLADS conference. In case you’re not familiar with MLADS, check out Data Driven’s coverage of the most recent one. Twice a year, Microsoft assembles over 4,000 of our top data scientists and engineers for a two day internal conference to explore the state of the […]

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Developer DevOps Interesting

GitHub Arctic Code Vault

Talk about cold storage. The GitHub Arctic Code Vault is a data repository preserved in the Arctic World Archive (AWA), a very-long-term archival facility 250 meters deep in the permafrost of an Arctic mountain. The archive is located in a decommissioned coal mine in the Svalbard archipelago, closer to the North Pole than the Arctic […]

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Linux

Linus Torvalds’s TED Talk

Linus Torvalds transformed technology twice — first with the Linux kernel and again with Git. In a rare interview with TED Curator Chris Anderson, Torvalds discusses with remarkable openness the personality traits that prompted his unique philosophy of work, engineering and life. He also has the same kind of treadmill desk that I have. “I […]

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21 Must-Know Open Source Tools for Machine Learning you Probably Aren’t Using (but should!)
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21 Must-Know Open Source Tools for Machine Learning

The Data Science & AI community has truly embraced open source. In fact, there are so many libraries and tools out there, that it can be challenging to keep up. Fortunately, here’s a great round up of 21 open source tools for Machine Learning. Some of them you may have heard of, but I guarantee there […]

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Career Developer Software

Building Careers and Companies with Open Source

In this video, Miguel de Icaza, Distinguished Engineer, talks about his career building open source software, founding companies, and building communities.     

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Top 10 Open Source Projects To Follow On GitHub
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Top 10 Open Source Projects To Follow On GitHub

Speaking of open source, here’s a list of the top 10 open source projects on GitHub. Every year, the GitHub community digs deeper into open source projects and extracts the top open source projects by the contributor count. The information on this article has been cited from the original documentation and the sources are also […]

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