11871 Data is a stumbling block for most multicloud deployments
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Data is a stumbling block for most multicloud deployments
Data issues are not new: data integration, data security, data management, and defining single sources of truth. However, what is new is combining these issues with multicloud deployments. Many of these
11849 Starburst adds low code and Warp Speed capabilities to Enterprise and Galaxy offerings
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Starburst adds low code and Warp Speed capabilities to Enterprise and Galaxy offerings
Analytics software provider Starburst introduced several new updates to its Enterprise and Galaxy offerings at its annual Datanova conference to support analytics and AI workloads for enterprises. Starburst
11330 How to merge data in R using R merge, dplyr, or data.table
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How to merge data in R using R merge, dplyr, or data.table
R has a number of quick, elegant ways to join data frames by a common column. I’d like to show you three of them: base R’s merge() function dplyr’s join family of functions data.table’s bracket
11275 Endor Labs offers dependency management platform for open source software
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Endor Labs offers dependency management platform for open source software
Endor Labs came out of stealth mode on Monday, launching its Dependency Lifecycle Management Platform, designed to ensure end-to-end security for open source software (OSS). The software addresses three
10934 TensorFlow 2.10 shines on Keras, Decision Forests
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TensorFlow 2.10 shines on Keras, Decision Forests
TensorFlow 2.10, an upgrade to the Google-developed open source machine learning platform, has been released, bringing new user-friendly features to the Keras API, improved aarch64 CPU performance, and
10884 What is JSP? Introduction to Jakarta Server Pages
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What is JSP? Introduction to Jakarta Server Pages
Jakarta Server Pages (formerly JavaServer Pages) is a Java standard technology that developers use to write dynamic, data-driven web pages for Java web applications. JSP is built on top of the Java Servlet (aka Jakarta
10394 Facebook will disable new political ads a week before US midterm elections
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Facebook will disable new political ads a week before US midterm elections
Meta loosely outlined how it plans to brace its platforms for the upcoming U.S. midterm elections Tuesday, starting with political ads. In November, the nation will decide a number of key congressional
10236 AWS revenue jumps 33%, but growth slows
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AWS revenue jumps 33%, but growth slows
Amazon Web Services (AWS) generated total sales of $19.7 billion for its second quarter, up 33% year-over-year, but growth slowed and the big question for the company is how it will fare the rest of the
10192 The reality of cloud spending
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The reality of cloud spending
It’s one thing for CIOs to say that cloud computing will see the highest rate of spending growth in 2022, as recorded in a Morgan Stanley survey. It’s quite another thing to actually spend that money.
9575 Meta is dumping Facebook logins as its metaverse ID system
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Meta is dumping Facebook logins as its metaverse ID system
Despite the name change and metaverse hyperbole, Facebook has always been at the center of the Meta suite of software for users engaging with its wider ecosystem. While that may continue to be the case
9492 Ring ring ring ring Solanaphone
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Ring ring ring ring Solanaphone
Welcome back to Chain Reaction. Last week, we talked about the NFT community being down bad but still down to party. This week, we’re looking at the desperation of web3 startups for a post-Apple tech
9116 Onfleet nabs $23M to further develop its last-mile delivery software
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Onfleet nabs $23M to further develop its last-mile delivery software
The importance of last-mile delivery, or the movement of goods from a shipping hub to their final destination, came into sharp focus during the pandemic. Statista projects that ecommerce will drive the
8892 Amid crypto market turmoil, Andreessen Horowitz announces $4.5 billion web3 fund
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Amid crypto market turmoil, Andreessen Horowitz announces $4.5 billion web3 fund
Despite a gloomy outlook for crypto markets based on the past few weeks of token turbulence, venture capitalists looking to spend their way into a web3 future aren’t taking their foot off of the gas. Andreessen
8276 Metaverses grapple with Meta versus Apple
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Metaverses grapple with Meta versus Apple
Hello readers, and welcome back to Week in Review! Last week, I talked about Apple and crypto. This week, we’re talking about Apple clashing with Meta over their metaverse taxes. After sending out hundreds
6673 Facebook isn’t growing anymore
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Facebook isn’t growing anymore
The biggest social network in the world isn’t getting any bigger. Meta posted its fourth quarter earnings Wednesday, sharing financials that disappointed Wall Street enough to send its stock into a
How ‘feature bloat’ is driving the chip shortage
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How ‘feature bloat’ is driving the chip shortage
What if the auto industry’s best solution to the chip shortage was not simply making more chips? Suppose we instead got a handle on what might be called “feature bloat” — the tendency, fueled by
5954 Cheugiest tech moments of 2021
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Cheugiest tech moments of 2021
Technology has come a long way in 2021. There’s widespread mRNA vaccines! An asteroid-deflecting space mission! A very powerful laptop with a very controversial notch! But it’s unfortunately easier
5735 Justin Kan’s NFT platform suffers rocky debut as scammer makes off with $150k in user funds
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Justin Kan’s NFT platform suffers rocky debut as scammer makes off with $150k in user funds
Despite billions in VC investment, many Web3 crypto platforms are still pretty hostile places for users new to the crypto world. Case in point, today Justin Kan’s NFT platform Fractal suffered a security
It’s OK to borrow ideas when building your startup’s website
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It’s OK to borrow ideas when building your startup’s website
It was a light week for the Experts program, but what we missed in quantity, we made up for in quality: Joey Noble, community manager for DemandCurve, shared a teardown of Zapier’s homepage that contains
When I Work, an messaging app that lets shift-based teams schedule work and more, raises $200M
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When I Work, an messaging app that lets shift-based teams schedule work and more, raises $200M
Hourly workers make up abut 55% of the working world, yet when it comes to tech built for the world of work, their so-called knowledge worker counterparts dominate the space. Today, an app built specifically
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