Adept Lab - The Digital Discovery Blog

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We’ve been claiming information overload for decades, if not centuries. As a species, we’re pretty good at inventing new tools to deal with the problems of increasing information: language, libraries, broadcast, search, news feeds....

Data science makes an impact on Wall Street

Having started my career in industry, working on problems in finance, I’ve always appreciated how challenging it is to build consistently profitable systems in this extremely competitive domain. When I served as quant at...

Building applications in Azure

One of the most natural uses of the cloud is for web applications. You may already be using virtual machines on your own systems to make deploying your applications easier, either to new hardware...

Creative computing with Clojure

Clojure is gaining traction and popularity as a programming language. Both enterprises and startups are adopting this functional language because of the simplicity, elegance, and power that it brings to their business. The language...

Finding new in the Web

At Fluent 2015, we brought together a variety of stories about front-end engineering – some technical, some social, some more intricately intertwined. From the very first day, it was clear that React was the...