Monthly Archives: Mai 2016

Mai 31

Google has killed open source claims Oracle

By Lotte Nielsen

Oracle has had huge sulk over losing its Java court battle to Google and is saying some surprisingly strange things in the tech press about it. Probably the daftest is a comment by Annette Hurst is an attorney at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe who represented Oracle in the recent Oracle v. Google trial. In an […]

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Mai 30

Chromebook + Android apps = Trouble for Windows PCs

By Lotte Nielsen

Chromebooks are already outselling Macs. So Linus Torvalds is wondering if this really might be the year of the Linux desktop. With the addition of Android apps to the Chromebook, maybe it really will be. Linux’s founder, Linus Torvalds wonders if „we may have to „finally lay the ‚year of the Linux desktop‘ joke to […]

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Mai 12

7 Open Source Big Data Analytics and Storage Tools

By Lotte Nielsen

Open source developers have built a burgeoning ecosystem of data analytics and storage solutions to address the data deluge over the past several years. Here’s a look at several of the most popular open source tools for big data storage and analytics. Apache Hadoop Hadoop is probably the best known open source platform for storing […]

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Mai 10

Our Tagged Ingredients Data is Now on GitHub

By Lotte Nielsen

Since publishing our post about “Extracting Structured Data From Recipes Using Conditional Random Fields,” we’ve received a tremendous number of requests to release the data and our code. Today, we’re excited to release the roughly 180,000 labeled ingredient phrases that we used to train our machine learning model. You can find the data and code […]

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Mai 04

5 Ways Information Technology Can Help in the Digital Era

By Lotte Nielsen

We are certainly in an era when more than ever, the digital change fundamentally affects the efficiency and competitiveness of businesses. It affects businesses and their environments, and companies now face the challenge of adapting and evolving in this situation. Digitizing and adapting part or all of a company’s value chain has disrupted different activity […]

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Mai 03

What the heck is HPE up to with its cloud?

By Lotte Nielsen

HPE’s cloud story remains complicated. While the company has left the public cloud behind, it will continue to offer its OpenStack-based Helion 3.0 as a private cloud. Most recently, HPE closed down its Helion public cloud. HPE CEO Meg Whitman had reason. The Helion public cloud simply wasn’t that good. In addition, as Bill Hilf, […]

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Mai 02

​OwnCloud founder resigns from his cloud company

By Lotte Nielsen

In a public letter, ownCloud CTO and founder Frank Karlitschek cites the less-than-ideal relationship between the company and user community. He plans to stay on as project lead. Frank Karlitschek, ownCloud’s founder and CTO, has resigned from his company. OwnCloud is a popular do-it-yourself infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud. In a public letter, Karlitschek first explained that […]

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