blktechies
blktechies:

The panel at Morgan Stanley’s 2013 EDIT (Enhancing Diversity in Technology) Forum.
Left-to-right: Stacy Brown-Philpot (COO, TaskRabbit), Navarrow Wright (CTO, Interactive One), Soledad O’Brien (CNN Anchor & CEO, Starfish Media Group), Kan Kotecha (Managing Director, Morgan Stanley), and Kyle Wanamaker (Engineer, Tumblr, Organizer Black Techies).
Photo credit: kphillycat, http://instagram.com/p/XrwOQeMHsb/

It was so much fun to participate with such amazing folks! 

blktechies:

The panel at Morgan Stanley’s 2013 EDIT (Enhancing Diversity in Technology) Forum.

Left-to-right: Stacy Brown-Philpot (COO, TaskRabbit), Navarrow Wright (CTO, Interactive One), Soledad O’Brien (CNN Anchor & CEO, Starfish Media Group), Kan Kotecha (Managing Director, Morgan Stanley), and Kyle Wanamaker (Engineer, Tumblr, Organizer Black Techies).

Photo credit: kphillycat, http://instagram.com/p/XrwOQeMHsb/

It was so much fun to participate with such amazing folks! 

adamlaiacano

adamlaiacano:

I’ve been thinking a lot about music recommendations lately, and I realized that I’m usually a little bearish about listening to recommended bands that I’ve never heard of before. Maybe it’s just because I listen to a pretty broad variety of music, but I love re-discovering a band that I know but…

Adam has yet another awesome write-up of cool data-sciency stuff. This one takes 7 years of last.fm history and attempts to build a recommendation system. Awesome!

staff

staff:

Tumblr for iPhone 3.0: Now available on the App Store

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