Tag Archive for Los Angeles

How Big Data Can Help Fight Climate Change in LA

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by Angela Guess Kiley Kroh of Think Progress reports, “New maps released Tuesday illustrate the toll climate change and pollution are taking on several communities in Los Angeles, many of the same areas that also hold the greatest potential for clean energy investment. The Los Angeles Solar and Efficiency Report (LASER) is the result of…

NoSQL Job of the Day: MongoDB Database Engineer

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by Angela Guess Tinder is looking for a NoSQL/MongoDB Database Engineer in Los Angeles, CA. The post states, “Tinder is a fun new way to meet people. Tinder finds out who likes you nearby, and connects you with them if you’re also interested. The whole Tinder experience is designed to be familiar and emulate the…

Big Data Job of the Day: Director of Innovation

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by Angela Guess DirecTV is searching for a Director of Innovation in Los Angeles, CA. According to the post, “The Director of Innovation under the Enterprise Strategy & Innovation Architecture will lead a team of highly skilled Senior Individual Contributors, Senior Managers and Specialized consultants, who design and develop solutions for multiple strategic ideas and…

Announcing the Semantic Computing Consortium in Southern California

A collaborative initiative by the three University of California campuses in Southern California (Los Angeles, San Diego, and Irvine) has been announced. UCLA, UCSD, and UCI are coming together for the first time to form a semantic Computing Consortium. The intent of the consortium will be to ally Semantics from both the Industry/Commercial and Academic…