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Google brings together BigQuery and Kaggle in new integration

Google bought Kaggle in 2017 to provide a data science community for its big data processing tools on Google Cloud. Today, the company announced a new direct integration between Kaggle and BigQuery, Google’s cloud data warehouse. More specifically, data scientists can build a model in a Kaggle  Jupyter Notebook, known as Kaggle Kernels in the community. You can then link directly …

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Argo AI is investing $15 million into a self-driving car research center at CMU

Argo AI  will invest $15 million over five years to create a center for autonomous vehicle research at Carnegie Mellon University,  one of the latest efforts by the Ford-backed company to accelerate the development of self-driving cars. The center, Carnegie Mellon University Argo AI Center for Autonomous Vehicle Research, will focus on advanced perception and decision-making algorithms for …

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Watch: Facebook’s Libra coin explained simply

They’re not called Zuckerbucks, but Facebook just reinvented digital money. Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency that will launch early next year is more like PayPal than Bitcoin — it’s designed to be easy enough for everyone to use. But it’s still complicated to understand, so I’m going to break it down for you nice and simple. Libra is like …

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