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50:55

Meditation Made Simple

Posted by Prakash Raman  on  Jan 28, 2017 2 Posted by Prakash Raman  on  Jan 28, 2017 2

Prakash Raman discusses the science behind meditation and its benefits, the challenges people face, the practical and easy tools useful to experience, the benefits of a life less stressed, etc.

46:36

Maximizing Human Potential

Posted by Vivienne Ming  on  Jan 28, 2017 Posted by Vivienne Ming  on  Jan 28, 2017

Vivienne Ming discusses ideas about bias and human potential in education and the workplace. Her research and tools explore solutions to map our greater aspirations to everyday actions.

56:37

The Strengths of Ember, Angular & React Explored

Posted by Rob Wormald  on  Jan 22, 2017 Posted by Rob Wormald Lee Byron Taras Mankovski  on  Jan 22, 2017

Rob Wormald, Lee Byron and Taras Mankovski discuss the strengths and weaknesses of Ember, Angular, and React and how one can benefit from each.

50:21

Scaling Counting Infrastructure @Quora

Posted by Chun-Ho Hung  on  Jan 22, 2017 Posted by Chun-Ho Hung Nikhil Garg  on  Jan 22, 2017

Chun-Ho Hung and Nikhil Garg discuss Quanta, Quora's counting system powering their high-volume near-real-time analytics, describing the architecture, design goals, constraints, and choices made.

38:47

Webpack: The One Build Step to Rule Them All

Posted by Sean Larkin  on  Jan 22, 2017 Posted by Sean Larkin  on  Jan 22, 2017

Sean Larking talks about the four concepts everyone should know when using Webpack so they can take and make it their own.

50:44

Java (SE) State of the Union

Posted by Gil Tene  on  Jan 17, 2017 Posted by Gil Tene  on  Jan 17, 2017

Gil Tene presents the current state of Java SE and OpenJDK, the role of Java in the Big Data and Infrastructure components, JCP, the ecosystem, trends, etc.

50:13

Scaling Quality on Quora Using Machine Learning

Posted by Nikhil Garg  on  Jan 15, 2017 Posted by Nikhil Garg  on  Jan 15, 2017

Nikhil Garg talks about the various Machine Learning problems that are important for Quora to solve in order to keep the quality high at such a massive scale.

49:27

Query Understanding: a Manifesto

Posted by Daniel Tunkelang  on  Jan 15, 2017 Posted by Daniel Tunkelang  on  Jan 15, 2017

Daniel Tunkelang talks about what search looks like when viewed through a query understanding mindset. He focuses on query performance prediction, query rewriting, and search suggestions.

42:06

Iterative Design for Data Science Projects

Posted by Bo Peng  on  Jan 15, 2017 Posted by Bo Peng  on  Jan 15, 2017

Bo Peng goes over how Datascope iterated on the major pieces of the Expert Finder application project to produce actionable insights and recommendations on methodologies.

45:43

The Node.js Ecosystem in Perspective

Posted by Dan Shaw  on  Jan 15, 2017 1 Posted by Dan Shaw  on  Jan 15, 2017 1

Dan Shaw explores the implications of the decisions made while transforming application development from a Java to a JavaScript dominated environment and how they have impacted the Node.js ecosystem.

47:20

The Art of Relevance and Recommendations

Posted by Clarence Chio  on  Jan 15, 2017 Posted by Clarence Chio  on  Jan 15, 2017

Clarence Chio talks about the creation of a real-world relevance and recommendation system from scratch.

38:03

Amazon ECS: a Platform to Run Production Containers

Posted by Uttara Sridhar  on  Jan 07, 2017 Posted by Uttara Sridhar  on  Jan 07, 2017

Uttara Sridhar dives deep into the architecture behind Amazon ECS and demonstrates the key features to build and run a container-based application on Amazon ECS.

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