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Machine Learning at Scale

Posted by Aditya Kalro  on  Apr 18, 2017 Posted by Aditya Kalro  on  Apr 18, 2017

Aditya Kalro discusses using large-scale data for Machine Learning (ML) research and some of the tools Facebook uses to manage the entire process of training, testing, and deploying ML models.

47:32

Understanding Real-time Conversations on Facebook

Posted by Janet Wiener  on  Apr 17, 2016 Posted by Janet Wiener  on  Apr 17, 2016

Janet Wiener discusses using a data pipeline and graphic visualizations to extract and analyze the Chorus – the aggregated, anonymized voice of the people communicating on Facebook - in real time.

05:27

How we Have run Agile Tour Osaka?

Posted by Yasuo Hosotani  on  Mar 29, 2016 Posted by Yasuo Hosotani  on  Mar 29, 2016

Yasuo Hosotani presents how the Agile Tour Osaka has been organized without face-to-face or online meetings but only by using “Like” on Facebook.

53:10

From Hackathon to React Native @ Facebook

Posted by Christopher Chedeau  on  Sep 20, 2015 Posted by Christopher Chedeau  on  Sep 20, 2015

Christopher Chedeau walks through the challenges, both technical and people management related, involved in bringing the React JavaScript UI library to iOS.

48:24

Functional Programming on the Front-end with Facebook React

Posted by Dustin Getz  on  Mar 21, 2015 Posted by Dustin Getz Daniel Miladinov  on  Mar 21, 2015

Dustin Getz,Daniel Miladinov demonstrate using Facebook React to build a CRUD editor, highlighting React's application of functional programming and immutability to manage complex application state.

51:16

Remote Access Made Easy and Fast with Haskell

Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Mar 12, 2015 Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Mar 12, 2015

Simon Marlow explains how to use Haxl to automatically batch and overlap requests for data from multiple data sources.

33:39

UI: The Functional Final Frontier

Posted by David Nolen  on  Nov 21, 2014 Posted by David Nolen  on  Nov 21, 2014

David Nolen introduces Om, a ClojureScript library providing a functional layer on top of Facebook React for building MVC UIs.

35:55

The Functional Programming Concepts in Facebook's Mobile Apps

Posted by Adam Ernst  on  Nov 08, 2014 Posted by Adam Ernst  on  Nov 08, 2014

Adam Ernst shows how his team at Facebook encountered spiraling complexities and declining reliability and decided to make the shift to functional, in the data model and the view layer of News Feed.

48:31

The Functional Final Frontier

Posted by David Nolen  on  Oct 04, 2014 1 Posted by David Nolen  on  Oct 04, 2014 1

David Nolen introduces Om, a ClojureScript library that adds a functional layer on top of Facebook React, providing OO abstractions in a MVC environment.

26:08

Employing Data Science to Enhance the Facebook Experience

Posted by Justin Moore  on  Sep 14, 2014 Posted by Justin Moore  on  Sep 14, 2014

Justin Moore shares how Facebook's own advances in Data Science have solved intricate location technology problems and how these lessons can be applied to other verticals to achieve similar gains.

38:34

How Facebook Scales Big Data Systems

Posted by Jeff Johnson  on  Aug 10, 2014 1 Posted by Jeff Johnson  on  Aug 10, 2014 1

Jeff Johnson introduces Apollo, a hierarchical NoSQL data system meant to deal with Facebook's distributed storage needs.

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The Haxl Project at Facebook

Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Jun 15, 2014 Posted by Simon Marlow  on  Jun 15, 2014

Simon Marlow describes a concurrency-based system built with Haskell that allows front-end programmers to write business logic to access all the back-end services in a concise and consistent way.

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