August 26, 2013 by Ted O'Brien
Webinar:(Free) Tues Sept 3 at 1pm EST “Modern Application Design with Erlang”

Erlang programmers have boasted about high concurrency, fault tolerance, and high scalability. However, using the language alone for this isn’t enough to guarantee any of these properties: you have to use it right and play to the platform’s strengths. Read This

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August 26, 2013 by Ted O'Brien
Academia: U. of Virginia Launches “Big Data Institute”

The University of Virginia has launched the Big Data Institute. It’s the first of its kind at UVa and wil be a collaboration between the different departments across the university doing strategic research. Read More…

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August 25, 2013 by Ted O'Brien
New Webinar: High Performance Predictive Analytics in R and Hadoop

This Tuesday, August 27, Revolution Analytics’ US Chief Scientist Mario Inchosa will reveal some details of the forthcoming in-Hadoop predictive analytics capabilities of Revolution R Enterprise 7, due for release later this year. Read More…

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August 24, 2013 by Ted O'Brien
Video: MIT | Free Course | Introduction to Computer Science and Programming

If you are open to learning “Will Hunting” style, then view this FREE course at MIT: Introduction to Computer Science & Programming. Might give you an idea if it’s some thing you want to pay to take elsewhere in your career preparation.

Lecture #1 has had over 1.5 Million Views. Note, that you should listen with speakers so the sound is good. Read More…

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August 23, 2013 by Ted O'Brien
Coursera: Opening Ivy League Universities To The Masses

Coursera features courses from top universities such as Princeton, Stanford, U Penn, and the University of Michigan. Over 640,000 students from 190 countries have participated in their courses, viewing a total of 14 million videos and taking over 6 million quizzes.

“Unsurprisingly, students like getting the best content from the best universities for free,” Daphne Koller said. Read More…

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