Thursday, September 04, 2014

eBook: "Interactive Data Visualization for the Web"

web-book: Interactive Data Visualization for the Web by Scott Murray

D3 etc...

"Enjoy this interactive version of Interactive Data Visualization for the Web. Purchase and download the DRM-free ebook on"

Desired State Configuration, OMI = WMI / Linux

Desired State Configuration Update with Jeffrey Snover @ RunAs Radio:

"After just over a year since the original version of DSC came out, Windows 2012 R2 has shipped and DSC has gone through 6 revisions.
Jeffrey Snover is a Distinguished Engineer and the Lead Architect for the Windows Server Division. Snover is the inventor of Windows PowerShell, an object-based distributed automation engine, scripting language, and command line shell."

OMI is an open source project to further the development of a production quality implementation of the DMTF CIM/WBEM standards.

OMI = WMI @ Linux

IoT: Wit - Natural language for the Internet of Things

Wit — Natural language for the Internet of Things:

"Wit.AI enables developers to add a natural language interface to their app or device in minutes. It’s faster and more accurate than Siri, and requires no upfront investment, expertise, or training dataset."

Phone for $9 (Shenzhen)

Shenzhen trip report - visiting the world's manufacturing ecosystem - Joi Ito's Web: "The retail price of the cheapest full featured phone is about $9. "

The $12 Gongkai Phone « bunnie's blog

"Galapagos of Chinese “open” source. I call it “gongkai” (公开). Gongkai is the transliteration of “open” as applied to “open source”."

ML: Sibyl: Google's Large Scale Machine Learning

DSN 2014 Keynote: "Sibyl: A System for Large Scale Machine Learning at Google" - YouTube: "