Tech Talks

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Analyze song lyrics with Watson

05/16/2018

This session considers the influence that AI, and Natural Language Processing can infuse in web design, by demonstrating and explaining apps that explore psychology in song lyrics.


IoT

Create a web app to analyze and visualize IoT device data

05/09/2018

In this talk, we will be setting up IBM Watson IoT Platform and demonstrate how you can store the IoT device data into a Cloudant DB on your IBM Cloud.


Fabric for Deep Learning

04/26/2018

We will dive into the open source project FfDL. It uses a microservices architecture to reduce coupling between components, keep each component simple and as stateless as possible.


Classify vehicle damage images

04/04/2018

Discover a server application that uses pictures of vehicle damage to train a Watson Visual Recognition classifier to identify issues for an insurance industry use case.


Analyze industrial equipment on sight for defects

03/27/2018

With the Watson Visual Recognition service, we can determine whether the equipment in the image meets normal conditions or by training the service to identify particular defects and damage.


Deploy an AKKA cluster to Kubernetes

03/20/2018

Akka is an open-source toolkit and runtime that simplifies building concurrent and distributed message-driven applications on Java and Scala.


Qiskit API Update

03/14/2018

“QISKit” is an open-source SDK in Python that enables writing quantum programs for real quantum machines.


Produce visualizations for US food insecurity using IBM Data Science Experience, PixieDust and Watson Analytics

03/13/2018

Food insecurity occurs when people do not have consistent access to affordable, nutritious food and it is often intertwined with financial and racial inequality.


Decentralized energy with Hyperledger Composer

03/07/2018

Learn how to create a basic blockchain network using Hyperledger Composer and interact with the network through a web application.


Building Offline First Apps for Exceptional User Experiences

03/06/2018

Offline First is an approach to app development in which you design your app for the most resource-constrained environment first.


R – The Data Science Diaspora

March 1, 2018

R is a open source statistical programming language embraced as an alternative to proprietary options like Matlab, SPSS, and Strata.


Python: a language that keeps giving, growing and learning

March 1, 2018

Since the release of its first version in the early 90s, the Python language has never stopped growing and has found a host of applications in the computing stratosphere from functional programming to scientific software . Python is the fourth most popular language in the world today, behind only C, C++, and Java.


Jupyter: Reaching out for that planet with a powerful machine learning starship

March 1, 2018

Project Jupyter provides a powerful means to develop open source software, open standards, and services which enable you to perform interactive computing across a breadth of programming languages.


Set your machine learning ablaze with Apache Spark

March 1, 2018

Apache Spark gives you all the tools you need to engage in machine learning and have tremendous computing power at your disposal to perform large scale numerical calculations.


Set your machine learning ablaze with Apache Spark

March 1, 2018

Apache Spark gives you all the tools you need to engage in machine learning and have tremendous computing power at your disposal to perform large scale numerical calculations.