Category Archives: big data

Reblog: Evolution of Data Storage

This is like a walk down the memory lane for me.  Believe it or not, as an engineering student I used the punched cards for computer programming.  Those were the days. # # # Everybody stores data. We often take … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 25 Mar 2018

Still easing back this week from my recent trip to Hawaii. The transition has taken me longer and more adjustment than anticipated.  Perhaps instead of getting more used to the cold, I am becoming the opposite.  A case of misplaced belonging. According to calendar, … Continue reading

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Experiencing The Difference

For me, the best way to experiencing something is by doing.  This hands-on approach reinforces my experience via the five senses.  For instance, in a new place I learn local direction by running through its neighborhood – seeing the landmarks, … Continue reading

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We Are More Alike (Than Different)

Came across a TedTalk by Tom Chi (below) that really had me thinking about the topic that we are more alike than different. I believe many would agree with Tom, in principle, that everything is connected.  But hearing the way … Continue reading

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What Augmentation?

When we compare, we judge (not a value statement but a fact).  Are they the same, different, and by how much? Before crossing a street, we ask, in our own mind: is it safe to proceed?  We evaluate the traffics … Continue reading

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Working With Digital World

  Digital world, not to be confused with virtual reality, is in our everyday life.   We interact with it through calling, navigating, reading, writing, etc.  And the list goes on.  The digital world is definitely real.  In fact, for many … Continue reading

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“Pressing Matters”

Today I noticed that my email spam folder has quadrupled in size.  Perhaps since the Black Friday a couple of weeks ago?  Normally, I don’t pay attention to this folder because Google’s Gmail does a decent job in filtering out … Continue reading

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Machine Learning?

Human beings are intelligent because we learn from and accumulate our experiences.  However, more and more, I am impressed by a different form of learning – machine learning. Just take a look at my smartphone, specifically, how intelligent it is in … Continue reading

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My Gut Feeling

It is a funny topic, I know.  Especially when I don’t have much of a gut after the marathon three weeks ago.  The point is, I trust my gut one hundred percent, however small it may be. It wasn’t always … Continue reading

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Quality! What Quality?

If you have been around like me, chances are you heard of “Quality is Job One”  – a marketing slogan that the Ford Motor Company employed for 17 year (until 1988).  Certainly nobody would argue against quality.  The question is at … Continue reading

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