Implementing the Netflix Media Database

Netflix TechBlog

In the previous blog posts in this series, we introduced the N etflix M edia D ata B ase ( NMDB ) and its salient “Media Document” data model. At any given time there could be several applications that are trying to persist data about a media asset (e.g.,

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Top 10 IT Recruiters to follow on Social Media in 2019

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Here, we compile a list of top recruiters to follow on Social Media in order to stay ahead of the knowledge curve. The post Top 10 IT Recruiters to follow on Social Media in 2019 appeared first on HackerEarth Blog.

How to Create a Social Media App?

VironIT

billion social media users worldwide. This means that over a third of the world’s population is using some form of social media. Social media is a commonplace platform for communication today, have you ever considered how to create own social media app?

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How NOT to do Social Media Marketing (and 5 ways to get better at it!)

NeverFriday

Don’t have the resources for social media marketing? Maximize and improve your social media skills to draw in more people to your product or services. The fifth way to get better at social media marketing is to invest in advertising on the dominant platforms. The post How NOT to do Social Media Marketing (and 5 ways to get better at it!) Life digital marketing ecommerce marketing social media social media marketing

Why (and how) China is tying social-media behavior to credit scores

The Parallax

I don’t see the influence and gamification of social media as a Chinese problem, but an international problem.”. Features Alibaba China credit score privacy Sesame Credit social media social-credit score social-credit system Tencent

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5 Software Development Trends Shaping the Media Industry in 2019

Agile Engine

Deloitte says there were 250+ media streaming channels in the US in 2018, with the average user subscribing to only three or four. Two traditional strategies that media businesses pursue are 1) exploration of new formats and 2) expansion of content reach.

How to Change the WordPress Media Upload Directory

David Walsh

The post How to Change the WordPress Media Upload Directory appeared first on David Walsh Blog. One thing I’ve always missed about the “old” way of web development was the simplicity of FTP. No deploy scripts, no fuss: simple drag and drop of files and the files are there.

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The Intertwingularity is near: When humans transcend print media

O'Reilly Media - Data

While the promise of WWW implies dynamic, interactive media shared across global infrastructure, questions linger about how best to make it happen. Similar data privacy concerns are encountered in finance, health care, social media, etc. The nexus for that intermingling is Jupyter, where (and when) humans move beyond using digital mimics of print media to take better advantage of what software and collaboration promise in the long term.

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Gaming is Eating Media… and Pokemon is Just the Start

Battery Ventures

Recently, we have noticed an interesting phenomenon in the media world in which online gaming is conquering consumer attention at the cost of other, more-traditional forms of media, like television and the Internet. Put more succinctly, gaming is eating media.

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Using Social Media Effectively: Gaining Visibility In a Crowded Marketplace

CTOvision

Social media is a big part of most people's lives, and has steadily increased in importance to businesses as well. There are two main uses for professional social media use: to inform others through engaging with them, and to learn from others.

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Social media exposure can increase the cost of a data breach

CTOvision

Read why Ellen Tannam says that social media exposure can increase the cost of a data breach by many times on Silicon Republic : 2018 has been a year dominated by data breaches. Companies from Facebook to Google and Marriott all fell victim to data breaches in the past 12 months. The incidents exposed personal […]. Cyber Security News

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Dell EMC Isilon Generation 6 for Media and Entertainment

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

The Media & Entertainment industry is all about creating and delivering great media, and not about managing your technology. At Dell EMC, we continue to develop powerful yet simple-to-manage storage platforms that help accelerate creation, delivery and active archives for rapidly growing libraries of media content. Dell EMC Isilon has the power, performance and capacity to support a wide range of Media and Entertainment workflows.

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Pew Report: Speaking Up or Staying Silent on Social Media

CTOvision

Hope has been placed on the Internet (particularly on social media) to expose users to more sources of information and diverse points of view. It seems that more access to social media is correlated with less willingness to engage with the controversial issue in person.

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Leveraging Social Media to Expand Business Data Globally

CTOvision

Social media has become an integral part of society, and having a presence on these platforms is a must for businesses in the present world. Barely a decade ago, only a small proportion of the globe were exposed to social media. A few years later, the list of social media networks has continued to grow […]. CTO Cyber Threats News

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Ensure Your Command Center/Ops Center Stays Relevant By Leveraging Wayin: See video of this broadcast media use case

CTOvision

Their capabilities continue to evolve to enable organizations to continually improve how social media is used to both understand and engage. In each of these use cases, command centers and ops centers need to make better use of social media as a two-way communication method.

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About WayIn: A Social Media Intelligence Company

CTOvision

This social intelligence company integrates content into new experiences for consumers and also provides enterprises with new ways to deliver value from social media. The post About WayIn: A Social Media Intelligence Company appeared first on CTOvision.com. This post is part of our series providing background and context on sponsors of Cognitio's 30 April Synergy Forum. We are very pleased to help bring WayIn into the DC tech ecosystem by introducing them at our Synergy Forum.

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Social Media Secrets That All CIOs Need To Know

The Accidental Successful CIO

Getting the most out of social media can require help from the CIO Image Credit: Sean MacEntee. I’m thinking that by now we can all agree that social media is important. Every company wants to make the most of the free service that each of the different social media channels offers, but the challenge is that they are not 100% exactly how to go about doing this. A great example of this are the social media channels Instagram and Snapchat.

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Chances to Speak at O’Reilly Media’s Upcoming Conferences

CTOvision

O'Reilly Media is looking for speakers to share lessons learned at several of their upcoming conferences. Bob Gourley. Presentations could be a success story, cautionary tale, hard-won lesson, or perhaps even a worthy failure. Here are some of the upcoming events to consider speaking at: O'Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference in San Francisco.

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New Study: Evaluating Apache HBase Performance on Modern Storage Media

Cloudera Engineering

The post New Study: Evaluating Apache HBase Performance on Modern Storage Media appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. For the first time, this new study by Intel software engineers analyzes the performance impact of using Apache HBase on various modern storage technologies. As more “fast” storage technologies (such as SSD and NVMe SSD) emerge, organizations with big data use cases want to make better use of them to achieve better throughput and latency.

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It’s OK not to have a social media strategy (really)

Successful Software

I have heard various product owners beating themselves up about how they don’t have enough of a social media presence. My visual planning software , Hyper Plan, has an even smaller social media presence than PerfectTablePlan. To be honest the small amount I do on social media is intended mostly for the benefit of the mighty Google. Social media is a productivity black hole and the opportunity costs of noodling around on Twitter should not be underestimated.

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Ask, Measure, Learn: Using Social Media Analytics to Understand and Influence Customer Behavior

CTOvision

You can measure practically anything in the age of social media, but if you don’t know what you’re looking for, collecting mountains of data won’t yield a grain of insight.

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Social Media And The CIO – Can We Talk?

The Accidental Successful CIO

The power of social media comes when you do it correctly. Facebook, Twitter , Instagram — these social media tools seem to be occupying the news every day. If anyone had any doubts about the importance of information technology, the arrival of social media has changed that.

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Social Media for Service Professionals

SoCal CTO

I did a presentation about the use of Social Media to a great group of people who mostly are different kinds of service professionals (attorneys, accountants, consultants, etc.). I'm trying to build a network of people who can help with this as I discussed in Los Angeles Social Media Starters.

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Social Media Matching

SoCal CTO

People seem to be missing the really big picture of the value of social media and really the Internet for that matter. Case in point the recent HBR blog post: The Social Media Bubble , by Umair Haque where he advances the following hypothesis: Despite all the excitement surrounding social media, the Internet isn't connecting us as much as we think it is. Ignore what social networks and social media looks like today.

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Meet the Authors: “Data Analytics with Hadoop” from O’Reilly Media

Cloudera Engineering

I recently had a chat with Benjamin Bengfort, a data scientist finishing his PhD at the University of Maryland, and Jenny Kim, a software engineer at Cloudera, about their forthcoming O’Reilly Media book (now in Early Access), Data Analytics with Hadoop: An Introduction for Data Scientist s. The post Meet the Authors: “Data Analytics with Hadoop” from O’Reilly Media appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

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5 Secrets A CIO Needs To Know In Order To Create A Social Media Plan

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to know how to find social media secrets. Darn that social media stuff! The arrival of social media has just boosted the importance of information technology. What 5 Rules Need To Be A Part Of Your Social Media Policy?

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Social Media Goes Mainstream

Dion Hinchcliffe's Web 2.0 Blog

While some will dispute what mainstream is defined as exactly — with my own personal favorite being when my grandparents and their grandchildren both are doing whatever is under discussion — the rise of consumer-powered media platforms has all the.

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Los Angeles Social Media Starters

SoCal CTO

I find myself speaking at various venues in Los Angeles to tell people (most often service providers) about how I've used social media and particularly my blogs, LinkedIn, twitter and topic hubs as part of my own services business. I'm hoping you can help me figure out who I should be connecting with on this.

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Social Media Goes Mainstream

Dion Hinchcliffe's Web 2.0 Blog

Now before I present my case for the mainstreaming of shared, collaborative media, we should more carefully define the term that captures this best: social media. Social media can take many different forms, including text, images, audio, and video.

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Google and Facebook Diversifying Away from Advertising

NeverFriday

There’s an interesting comparison to traditional media companies, Disney, Time Warner, and Viacom: Disney made $55 billion in revenue last year. There is absolutely no way that Disney and other media companies can come close to that amount of content production.

Social Media Goes Mainstream

Dion Hinchcliffe's Web 2.0 Blog

Now before I present my case for the mainstreaming of shared, collaborative media, we should more carefully define the term that captures this best: social media. Social media can take many different forms, including text, images, audio, and video.

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Sunday Musings: Google’s Identity Struggles, Plus Social Media Bans Around the World

Dion Hinchcliffe's Web 2.0 Blog

Which brings us to the next subject… Government Bans Chipping Away At Social Media Freedoms? A couple of interesting things happened this week with governments aiming their considerable might at social media.

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New Media vs. Social Computing

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

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Social Media Goes Mainstream

Dion Hinchcliffe's Web 2.0 Blog

Now before I present my case for the mainstreaming of shared, collaborative media, we should more carefully define the term that captures this best: social media. Social media can take many different forms, including text, images, audio, and video.

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HumanGeo: Data, Services and Products positioned at the intersection of Big Data applications, social media analytics, and geospatial visualization

CTOvision

Al is a retired Army Intelligence Officer and US Special Operations Innovation Officer who has spent a career working at the intersection of military ops, geography, technology and social media. After reading the news of Radiant Group's acquisition of HumanGeo I contacted the two founders of HumanGeo, Al Di Leonardo and Abe Usher, to seek some first-hand lessons learned of use to the community as well as to congratulate these two friends from the national security ecosystem.

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Bullseye: NCC Media Helps Advertisers Score a Direct Hit with Their Audiences

Keith Manthey - Dell EMC

While people may be consuming more media in more places than we’ve ever seen, it’s more challenging than ever for advertisers to reach their target audiences. The rise of media fragmentation and ad-blocking technology has exponentially increased the cost of reaching the same. Can you recall the last commercial you watched? If you’re having a hard time remembering, don’t beat yourself up. Nowadays, it’s all too easy for us to fast forward, block or avoid ads entirely.

The Social Media Experiment Is Over by Adam Christensen

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

What would happen if all of a sudden your business decides to terminate all of the experiments going on with social media and would ask you to get right down to business. and provide value right away. Will you be ready? Here is a blog post referencing a presentation I recently bumped into and which reflects quite a bit on this topic.

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How CIOs Can Make Social Media Work For Them, Not Against Them (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to find ways to work with social media, not fight against it Image Credit. Yet another social media tool has just shown up? It turns out that the answer to this problem may come from social media. Social media is something that won’t be going away.

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Tesla is dumping Nvidia chips for in-house ones, Media has got AI horribly wrong, UCLA’s AI tool that mimics human brain, AI and e-commerce

CTOvision

The following are some of the Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Big Data topics we are tracking: Tesla says it’s dumping Nvidia chips for a homebrew alternative Tesla's driverless cars will be powered by a completely new AI chip which is faster than Nvidia chips that Tesla currently uses. CEO Elon Musk said during a […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News Apple Nvidia

Social Media at IBM By Andy Piper

elsua: The Knowledge Management Blog

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