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.
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.
Rob Wormald, Lee Byron and Taras Mankovski discuss the strengths and weaknesses of Ember, Angular, and React and how one can benefit from each.
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.
Sean Larking talks about the four concepts everyone should know when using Webpack so they can take and make it their own.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Clarence Chio talks about the creation of a real-world relevance and recommendation system from scratch.
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.