Machine learning is becoming increasingly relevant today in trying to solve a host of problems. Essentially you are writing programs which are learning and getting better at doing something as more data is made available to them. A program gets better at telling users which products they might like as it learns more about user preferences and similarities between users. Continue reading “Machine Learning: Basic Terms for Dummies”
My new book PostgreSQL Server Programming – 2nd Edition is now available on all major online retailers.
This book will show you that PostgreSQL is so much more than a database server. In fact, it could even be seen as an application development framework, with the added bonuses of transaction support, massive data storage, journaling, recovery, and a host of other features that the PostgreSQL engine provides. Continue reading “My New Book : PostgreSQL Server Programming”
A bit complicated but worth reading http://docs.oracle.com/cd/E19957-01/806-3568/ncg_goldberg.html
There is an interesting read on how a guy gave up software development due to the fact that its so hard. Read it below to understand the context.
I came across a very interesting phenomenon today. Something i have known and observed for a very long time. I often wondered that in our business (Technology) people who generally rate themselves high, are in general not that competent. For example, i have had bosses in a software company , who were MBAs, who always thought they bring more value to the company as compared to those people who actually build stuff they are selling.
Do you know the difference? Don’t worry you are not alone. Many of the developers i have met or seen the code of , don’t know the difference either. Continue reading “UTC or GMT?”
i had a relatively hard time to put a follow me on twitter badge to my email signature in Apple mail. So i thought i would share this with other people.