Author Archives: Galigio

Election Commentary

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5 Ways Advertising Could Change If Chrome Blocks Third-Party Cookies by http://bit.ly/2VFg8IP

“With increased pressure to bend to the calls for consumer privacy, corporations and governments are doubling down on regulations to block third-party technology that targets consumers.”

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The Dutch East India Company was richer than Apple, Google and Facebook combined by http://bit.ly/2k5F9fL

“So how rich was the Dutch East India Company? If you’re wondering what paid for all those nice canals and houses in Amsterdam, Leiden and Utrecht. Well, this image might explain it all a bit.”

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M87 Black Hole Size Comparison

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Hansel and Gretel and Big Data Analytics With Graphs by http://bit.ly/2Z1mEMg

“My daughter, a high schooler, heard me chatting with a client last week and asked me, “Why do you keep going on and on about GSQL and something called the accumulators? What’s the big deal?” As I thought about the best way to explain accumulators, a key feature in TigerGraph’s graph query language -“

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How Google Photos became the search giant’s secret AI weapon by http://bit.ly/2WNYGSE

“”Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever,” said Aaron Siskand. The respected US photographer, who died in 1991, had no inkling that many of the world’s pictures would never see the light of day.”

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Too Much Talking

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