Discover London’s Leading Tech For Good Companies – Part 1

There’s an abundance of tech companies out there and amongst them, a new breed is emerging: the *Tech For Good* companies.  We’ve identified 8 such companies in London who have chosen to change the world. Some bring the change in the education industry, some create platforms tackling mental health whilst others impact the education sector. We’re …

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From Pair Programming To Code Review: 7 Feedback Loops You Should Try Using

Working in software development requires that we find the right techniques to achieve quality and customer satisfaction. Learning about development and flow techniques from experienced peers can be helpful. But if the team has a lack of senior peers or insufficient commitment, we may have to find alternative routes. While studying how to improve my …

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Pizza Or Salad? Build A Recommendations Algorithm In Apache Mahout.

Whether you’re recommending products, finding similar users or just identifying correlations, Apache Mahout is a useful library of machine learning algorithms for Hadoop. If you’re not already familiar with Machine Learning, it focuses on learning from a given dataset to make predictions on unseen data without explicit programming. In other words, you don’t need your …

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