Now that we are at the end of June and we have begun to work on preparing the laboratories for the next academic year, we want to show you how we manage the operating system installations in the FIB PC labs / classrooms.
Since the creation of the Internet and increasingly, we have had data generated by many applications and we have within reach waiting to be used. Once, having and consuming all this enormous material could become a task virtually impossible or unfeasible both economically and technologically.
A very common way of obtaining information from different sources is with a REST API, which provides different API endpoints that are accessible in order to get certain data. Django REST Framework is a framework that allows us to easily create a Python REST API. Currently, this technology is used in various projects, such as the Racó API or the UOC índex project.
Nowadays multicore architecture is everywhere. Who doesn’t have a cellphone or a laptop with more than one processor? This architecture offers new opportunities for the applications using it, because it doesn’t only provides more computing resources but also the capability of managing shared memory in order to enhance the performance.
Nowadays, to understand the reality that surrounds us and to take right decisions is not an easy task. Simulation is one of the most powerful tools we can use to analyze, design and guide our decisions in many areas of study.
If we pay attention at the workout images of the greatest football teams, we can see that the players wear a sort of black jacket. This has recently appeared, so you may not know what this has to do with our area. The elite clubs are fully getting into the technology world.
We all know that Big Data technology is being applied in many different areas.
"Data science,"was born of the scientific method,is the evolution ofwhat has hithertobeen knownas a data analyst,but unlikeit, data scientist should exploreand analyze data frommultiplesources, oftenhuge(known asBigdata), whichmay have very differentformats.Data scientist also hasa strongbusiness visionto beable to extractand transmitrecommendations tobusiness leadersin his company.
About a year ago I made a post about a stay at the University of Bergen by Staff Mobility week, following that experience I decided to organize an ICT week in the UPC, so I asked for help to the ICT community and Cabinet International Relations and Business (GRIiE).
There is a revolution going on in the Internet, a revolution we all are living and enjoying. Social networks help us to communicate with each other, providing us with the ability to share our experiences anywhere, anytime. Social networks are great, but most of them lack something that makes them not to be the best choice when we use them in our working environment: privacy. So, why don’t we find a solution to those privacy problems, while still getting the benefits that good communication brings us? UPCnet uTalk is a social platform designed to achieve a compromise solution for these pros and cons.
The Racó has API that is accessible via OAuth. Using it from a mobile application is not a simple task. In this article we will try to see how to do it from Android. At the same time, this serves as an example of how to use this kind of authentication in any other API that works with OAuth.
First of all, we will assume certain minimum knowledge on Android development.