Yahoo Open-sources TensorFlowOnSpark, New Distributed Deep Learning Framework

Yahoo has announced TensorFlowOnSpark, its latest open source framework for distributed deep learning on big-data clusters. Deep learning (DL) has evolved significantly in recent years. At Yahoo, we’ve found that in order to gain insight from massive amounts of data, we need to deploy distributed deep learning. Existing DL frameworks often require us to set up separate…

Interview: A chat with Amit Jain, CEO, Purplestores.in on SaaS adoption in India

Q. How has SaaS changed the way tech world operates over the years? Amit Jain: Software as a service (SaaS) is an alternative to the standard software installation in the business environment. Unlike traditional model, the user here rather than paying for building the server, installing software and configuration, pays rental for the software being…

Meet Chizel, the UBER for 3D printing

The Starting Point “Just after my graduation from IIT Roorkee in 2013, I came down to Pune for my first job. I joined the organization in techno-commercial division and got exposed to never heard of (you heard it right) 3D printing technology. Being an engineer by qualification, and my not-much-explored love for art, I instantly…

State of Mobile 2016, a report by Yahoo’s Flurry Analytics

Flurry Analytics, part of the Yahoo Mobile Developer Suite, today announced its annual global mobile and application usage study. In its eighth year, the study offers interesting insights on global mobile app usage and trends from the last year on over 2.1 billion smart devices and 3.2 trillion sessions. Throughout 2016, which was also the…

Hamee Leads in Mobile Accessory Market in India With +82K Products & Gearing up to Launch an AI Based Ecommerce Platform

The exponential growth in smartphone usage has created a booming market demand for mobile accessories globally, prompting higher business sector growth. “The global mobile phone accessories market is expected to garner $107.3 billion by 2022.”  Source – Allied Market Research “Retailers and industry insiders pegged the mobile accessories segment at $1 billion (Rs 6,230 crore) in…

[Infograph] MOBILE CONTENT TRENDS 2016: Entertainment, Politics, Sports & Technology are most Consumed Categories; Video Content on Mobile Registers 30% Growth

Hindi content, Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Reliance Jio and online videos have been the hottest content trends of 2016, according to a latest report analyzing key content preferences of Indian consumers on the mobile released by UC News, a content and news distribution platform that is part of Alibaba Mobile Business Group. Commenting…