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How to open Microsoft Excel spreadsheets using Apple Numbers on a Mac

Numbers has the ability to open Excel files so you can work on them. You can also export spreadsheets in Numbers so that they are compatible with Excel.

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Intel teaches its Loihi brain chip to smell

Intel says it was worked with Cornell University to help its Loihi neuromorphic chip model how the human brain interprets smells.

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What is Apache Spark? The big data platform that crushed Hadoop

Fast, flexible, and developer-friendly, Apache Spark is the leading platform for large-scale SQL, batch processing, stream processing, and machine learning

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R data.table symbols and operators you should know

Make your R data.table code more efficient and elegant with these special symbols and operators. Plus, learn about the new fcase() function

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4 data analytics trends that will dominate 2020

Modernizing data management, democratization of analytics, and the need to establish trust will be of critical importance this year, as data strategy becomes a key digital business enabler.

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9 master data management certifications that will pay off

Individuals with expertise in master data management (MDM) are essential to helping organizations get the most out of their data and comply with regulations. Here are the MDM certifications that will give your career an edge.

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5 data analytics success stories: An inside look

Many CIOs are doubling down on their data analytics strategies to achieve business goals.

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5 reasons to choose PyTorch for deep learning

TensorFlow still has certain advantages, but a stronger case can be made for PyTorch every day

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RStudio Conference 2020 videos you don’t want to miss

You can watch dozens of must-see RStudio Conference videos online. Don't know where to start? Let us help

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Open source should learn from Linux, not MySQL

When a single vendor owns an open source project, expect the community to look for alternatives

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Add color to your ggplot2 text in R

See how to style the headlines and axis text in your ggplot graphs with the ggtext package for R

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Can you put your trust in AIops?

As ops tools morph into AIops, they bring greater value to more complex deployments—if users will let them

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Guidelines for InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award winners

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InfoWorld Technology of the Year Awards

About InfoWorld’s annual awards for the best hardware, software, and cloud services of the year

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InfoWorld’s 2020 Technology of the Year Award winners

InfoWorld recognizes the year’s best products in software development, cloud computing, data analytics, and machine learning

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Neo4j 4.0 targets scalability, security, and performance

Leading native graph database adds long-awaited horizontal sharding, granular security, and reactive processing

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RStudio restructures to focus on ‘public benefit’

The company behind open source R programming tools has restructured to better address the needs of users and the R community

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8 misleading AI myths — and the realities behind them

With all of the hype around AI and machine learning come many factual inaccuracies. Let’s separate the truth from the fiction

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Create a Shiny app to search Twitter with rtweet and R

See how to create an interactive Shiny web application to search, sort, and track tweets with a specific hashtag

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The top 9 big data and data analytics certifications for 2020

Data scientists and data analysts are in high demand. Here are the big data certifications that will give your career an edge.

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