Tag: Big Data

The All-Star Basketball Economy

In only 9 seasons, Tobias Harris has played for 5 NBA teams – not to mention he’s only 27-years-old. Harris was first drafted into the NBA in 2011, signing with the Milwaukee Bucks. Today, Harris is beyond the game, and his team – The Philadelphia 76ers – find themselves scoring less when Harris isn’t on the court. Moreover, just 2 in 10 of the 5-man combos he’s played have outscored …
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The Big Data Challenge and the Concept of DataBlockChain.io

Big data like all things good and wonderful, comes with a lot of benefits for your organization and not too surprisingly, a level of frustrating and incredibly overwhelming challenges. The first challenge is finding the right data provider for you. The number of available big data providers often make it difficult for companies looking to adopt Big data. Brian Kolman, President of KolMedia said “I work with businesses of all …
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What Happens When Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain Tech Collide?

Oftentimes in this cutthroat world, one emerging technology replaces another. Just think about your alarm clock, Rolodex, or camera. And as for fax machines and cassette players? No one’s shedding a tear over their demise. But sometimes different technologies can actually complement each other, rather than remove and replace. Here we are in 2018, standing on the cusp of never-ending possibilities. We don’t know yet how far-reaching the implications of blockchain …
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IBM Zurich Speeds up Big Data-Based AI Training by 10x or More

Artificial intelligence is a booming and competitive industry right now. Various companies and institutions are focusing their attention on this particular technology. Training an AI is still somewhat of a demanding task, although IBM’s Zurich research lab may have come up with a solution. Its generic AI preprocessing block can speed up learning algorithms by an order of magnitude. Faster AI Training is a Good Thing Most consumers are legitimately afraid of the …
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