Why R programming language is gaining ground among developers

But Parte believes R can still be used effectively as a part of the data engineering backend, especially to build data pipelines. “R is good to build ETL (extract (raw data), transform and load) pipelines, though current industry trend favours Python. ETL can be called the backend of the data engineering infrastructure. The top layer […]

Developers: Getting ahead is about more than programming languages

From a career perspective, IT professionals will often reach a point where they have to choose between becoming a technical specialist or moving down the management path. But even for those on the management path it is incredibly important that they stay up to date with what is new in tech as it becomes all […]

Developers: Windows Terminal Preview 1.3 arrives with new ‘command palette’

Developer Coronavirus: From startups to supercomputers, how tech is trying to help tackle COVID-19 Programming language Julia: Version 1.4 is even faster and brings these new features Visual Studio 2019: Now IntelliSense linter for C++ programming language cleans up code Hackathons: Best practices and winning strategies (ZDNet YouTube) The Best Web Hosting Providers (CNET) How […]

New York Film Festival Sets Spotlight Lineup, With ‘Hopper/Welles’, Sofia Coppola’s ‘On The Rocks’ & More

On the Rocks, director Sofia Coppola’s re-teaming for Apple and A24 with Lost in Translation star Bill Murray, will have its world premiere in the Spotlight lineup. Other titles include Hopper/Welles, a cinephile’s delight featuring a 1970 conversation between Dennis Hopper and Orson Welles; American Utopia, Spike Lee’s filmed version of David Byrne’s Broadway musical; and […]

Julia is Python + C, says creator Viral Shah

He said Julia is also excellent for the production environment. Scientists and domain experts use Python, R and SAS to write their algorithms because they are simpler languages. But when these algorithms have to be run on data on large scale – put into production, in other words – the algorithms need to be rewritten […]

Court filing targets New Mexico’s energy transition law

Mariel Nanasi with New Energy Economy said the state constitution requires that a utility such as PNM be regulated but that the Public Regulation Commission was forced under the energy transition law to approve without modifications the amount the utility requested for undepreciated investments and decommissioning costs.

New York Latino Film Festival: ‘Habla Now’, ‘Charm City Kings’, ‘Critical Thinking’ And More Set For Hybrid Edition Of Fest

Mambo Man pairs a stellar soundtrack of Cuba’s most iconic musicians with striking images of the island’s lush countryside to tell the true story of a farmer turned music promoter who gambles everything on a deal that appears too good to be true.

HP’s Jared Dame on How AI, Data Science Driving Demand for Powerful New Workstations

Key Points From This Episode: Z by HP workstations feature hundreds of thousands of sensors that predict problems within a machine up to a month in advance, so customers don’t experience a loss of data or time. The newest Z Book Studio, equipped with NVIDIA Quadro graphics, will be launching this fall. Tweetables: “Z by […]

30 More Korean Language Centers to Open Around the World

That will bring the number of the Institute’s branches to 51 in Asia, including 17 in China, 5 in Vietnam, and 4 in the Philippines; 12 in Europe, including 3 in Russia, and 2 each in the U.K., France, and Germany; 4 in the U.S., and 1 each in Canada, Argentina, and Mexico; 4 in […]

Chromebooks get these handy new features as Chrome OS 85 arrives

Another feature to support people who can’t visit family and friends in person yet are improvements to video recording in the Camera app on Chromebooks. Users can now pause and resume video recording and take a still picture while recording. The videos are saved in MP4 format for easy sharing. Previously, videos were saved in […]