Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Links of the day 23 - 09 - 2014

Today's links 23/09/2014: #AI , #Compression , #realtime data


  • blosc : an extremely fast, multi-threaded, meta-compressor library optimized to leverage CPU cache line layout to maximize throughput. Designed to transmit data to the processor cache faster than a memcpy() OS call and Leverages SIMD (SSE2) and multi-threading capabilities present in modern multi-core processors. There is APIs for C and Python. Moreover it can use different, very fast compressors.
  • The Log:What every software engineer should know about real-time data's unifying abstraction by linkedin engineering team.
  • Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents (2010) : book by David Poole and Alan Mackworth