Introducing Apache Spark 2.4 – The Databricks Blog

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Apache Spark, Apache Spark 2.4, Databricks Runtime 5.0, Ecosystem, Engineering Blog, Machine Learning, Pandas UDF, Platform, SparkSQL, Streaming, Structured Streaming, Unified Analytics Platform

We are excited to announce the availability of Apache Spark 2.4 on Databricks as part of the Databricks Runtime 5.0. We want to thank the Apache Spark community for all their valuable contributions to the Spark 2.4 release. Continuing with the objectives to make Spark faster, easier, and smarter, Spark 2.4 extends its scheduler to […]

Driverless Cars And The Quest For True Artificial Intelligence

Posted Leave a commentPosted in AI, Artificial Intelligence, autonomous vehicles, driverless cars, Internet of Things, IoT, Machine Learning, true artificial intelligence

What is true artificial intelligence? Whatever it is, pundits  and insiders are quick to make light of the fact that what we have right now is not it. “To get to the point where we have true artificial general intelligence, we’re very far away. We’re not even close to it, and researchers in the AI […]

Using Machine Learning To Develop Wireframes For Your Mobile Apps

Posted Leave a commentPosted in app developing, Machine Learning, mobile app wireframes, mobile apps, SmartData Collective Exclusive, wireframes

The term big data had already been coined back in 2010 when I was working in digital marketing and would see how strongly big data and deep learning impacted the mobile development profession. One of the biggest changes is the role of machine learning. Daryna P., a copywriter with RubyGarage, states that the applications of […]

Evolution Of Machine Learning In Digital Ads

Posted Leave a commentPosted in content marketing, digital ads, evolution of machine learning, Machine Learning, Marketing, online advertising, online marketing, SmartData Collective Exclusive

My uncle used to be a marketer in the 1970s. He recently pointed out that the effectiveness of marketing has improved significantly since then. Big data and the evolution of machine learning are some of the major reasons for the shift. According to research from McKinsey, advertisers that take advantage of big data can increase […]

Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Photo Editing

Posted Leave a commentPosted in editing, evolution of machine learning, Machine Learning, photo editing, photos, SmartData Collective Exclusive

Machine learning is playing a key role in the future of creative professions. Last year, Giovanna Morell and Francesca Spagnoli wrote a detailed study about the importance of big data in this industry. While they discussed many issues associated with big data and the creatives industries, they didn’t dig deep into the issues pertaining to […]

Training your Neural Network: On-Demand Webinar and FAQ Now Available!

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Deep Learning, Ecosystem, Engineering Blog, Keras, Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Platform, TensorFlow

Try this notebook in Databricks On October 9th, we hosted a live webinar—Training your Neural Network—on Data Science Central with Denny Lee, Technical Product Marketing Manager at Databricks. This is the second webinar of a free deep learning fundamental series from Databricks. In this webinar, we covered the principles for training your neural network including […]

Deep Learning Is Creating A Competitive Edge For Social Traders

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Deep Learning, Machine Learning, SmartData Collective Exclusive, Social Data, social traders

Description: Just like cryptocurrencies took the world by storm, social trading is making strides in becoming the hot trend in the world of trading. Is Social Trading the Next Big Thing? Deep learning algorithms have played a very important role in the evolution of social media. There are a number of other applications for these […]

MLflow v0.7.0 Features New R API by RStudio

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Announcements, Apache Spark, Company Blog, Deep Learning, Ecosystem, Education, Engineering Blog, GPyOpt, Hyperopt, Java, Keras, Machine Learning, MLflow, multistep workflow, Partners, python, R, RStudio

Today, we’re excited to announce MLflow v0.7.0, released with new features, including a new MLflow R client API contributed by RStudio. A testament to MLflow’s design goal of an open platform with adoption in the community, RStudio’s contribution extends the MLflow platform to a larger R community of data scientists who use RStudio and R […]

Introduction to Neural Networks: On-Demand Webinar and FAQ Now Available!

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Deep Learning, Ecosystem, Keras, Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Platform, TensorFlow

Try this notebook in Databricks On September 27th, we hosted a live webinar—Introduction to Neural Networks—with Denny Lee, Technical Product Marketing Manager at Databricks. This is the first webinar of a free deep learning fundamental series from Databricks. In this webinar, we covered the fundamentals of deep learning to better understand what gives neural networks […]