Using pipes to explore, discover and find data in Amazon ES with Piped Processing Language

System developers, DevOps engineers, support engineers, site reliability engineers (SREs), and IT managers make sure that the underlying infrastructure powering the applications and systems within an organization is available, reliable, secure, and scalable. To achieve these goals, you need to perform a fast and deep analysis on the underlying logs, monitoring, and observability data. Amazon […]

Major US lawsuits seek break up of Facebook

“For nearly a decade, Facebook has used its dominance and monopoly power to crush smaller rivals and snuff out competition, all at the expense of everyday users,” said New York Attorney General Letitia James, who is leading the legal fight by the states. Credit: Source link

Columbia researchers find white men are the worst at reducing AI bias

Bias in AI is pervasive. From dermatological models that discriminate against patients with dark skin to exam-scoring algorithms that disadvantage public school students, one needn’t look far for examples of prejudice encoded in AI systems. But how do these biases arise in the first place? Researchers at Columbia University sought to uncover this by tasking […]

Facebook is now officially too powerful, says the US government

What happened: The US Federal Trade Commission has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Facebook for its “anticompetitive conduct and unfair methods of competition.” That includes its 2012 acquisition of Instagram and 2014 acquisition of WhatsApp. Facebook, the FTC alleges, has a monopoly on social networking.   “Since toppling early rival MySpace and achieving monopoly power, Facebook […]

Enterprise AR will follow these 3 paths in 2021

Thanks largely to the COVID-19 pandemic, digital collaboration tools became critically important to enterprises and small businesses in 2020, with multi-person video chats and team messaging apps becoming mandatory as offices moved to remote work. Less conspicuously, augmented reality technologies gained traction this year within certain industries, enabling people to “see” digital people, objects, and […]

Hackers accessed documents on covid-19 vaccines

The European Medicines Agency, which has been evaluating covid-19 vaccines produced by Pfizer and BioNTech, says it was hit with a cyberattack.  Just days after a coronavirus vaccine from Pfizer and BioNTech was used for the first time in the UK, regulatory documents for the medicine have “been unlawfully accessed” as part of a cyberattack […]

Amazon Forecast Weather Index aims to use climate data to predict consumer demand

Amazon today launched the Amazon Forecast Weather Index, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) product the company says can increase the forecasting accuracy of certain AI models by incorporating local weather information. Starting today, AWS customers can add 14-day weather forecasts for U.S. and several Europe locations to their consumer demand predictions. As Amazon notes, weather […]

What are the ingredients of Pfizer’s covid-19 vaccine?

The mRNA Pfizer’s vaccine is the first on the market that consists of actual genetic information from a virus in the form of messenger RNA, or mRNA, a type of molecule whose usual job is to transport copies of genetic instructions around a cell to guide the assembly of proteins. Imagine an mRNA as a […]

Harness the power of your data with AWS Analytics

2020 has reminded us of the need to be agile in the face of constant and sudden change. Every customer I’ve spoken to this year has had to do things differently because of the pandemic. Some are focusing on driving greater efficiency in their operations and others are experiencing a massive amount of growth. Across […]

Uber adds 2,400 U.S. locations for package delivery service

(Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc said on Wednesday its package delivery service, Uber Connect, will now be available in more than 2,400 new cities and towns in the United States. Uber Connect, launched in April for sending packages, has added new features, including one that allows users to also request for pickups, the company said. […]