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Working with Dockerfile

From Learn Docker in a Month of Lunches by Elton Stoneman

This article delves into Dockerfile and how it works.

Data Speaker Series: Kevin Ferguson on AlphaGo Zero

Kevin Ferguson, co-author of Deep Learning and the Game of Go, was our latest Data Speaker Series guest. He talked about how AlphaGo Zero combines tree search and reinforcement learning in a novel way.

Changing The Odds: an introduction to Q#

From Learn Quantum Computing with Python and Q# by Sarah Kaiser and Chris Granade

This article covers using the Quantum Development Kit to write quantum programs in Q#

Objects, Services, and Dependencies

From the the Object Design Style Guide by Matthias Noback

In this article we’ll discuss all the relevant aspects of instantiating a service. You’ll learn how to deal with its dependencies, what you can and can’t do inside its constructor, and you should be able to instantiate it once and make it reusable many times.

Writing Loops Functionally in Kotlin

From Functional Programming in Kotlin by Marco Vermeulen

This article explores how to write loops functionally in Kotlin.

Aggregating Your Data with Spark

From Spark in Action, Second Edition by Jean-Georges Perrin

Explaining MapReduce (with Ducks)

From Algorithms and Data Structures in Action, by Marcello La Rocca

This articles uses the example of a well-known family of animated ducks to explain MapReduce.

Practical Applications of GANs, Part 1

From GANs in Action by Jakub Langr and Vladimir Bok

In this article, we’ll:

Explore innovative practical applications of GANs that use multiple techniques.

Namely, we’ll look at applications in medicine (to see how GANs can be used to augment a small dataset to improve classification accuracy).

Managing a Successful AI Project, Part 2: what to avoid

From Succeeding with AI by Veljko Krunic

When running an AI team or project there are important pitfalls to be avoided. This article discusses some of the most common ones.

Dependency Injection and Testing in JUnit 5

From JUnit in Action, Third Edition by Catalin Tudose

This article discusses dependency injection and testing in Junit 5.

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