Airbnb IPO defies gravity with a rise of +112%
Airbnb homepage as per December 2020

Airbnb IPO defies gravity with a rise of +112%

On its first day of trading on December, 10, the Airbnb stock has increased by +112.81%. Is that reasonable? Is the formation of a tech bubble to be feared?

Not hotdog! A binary classification problem
This is a dog, not a hotdog!

Not hotdog! A binary classification problem

Remember in the HBO Silicon Valley serie, Jian-Yang was creating the Not hotdog! app. With today's Deep Learning on the shelf cloud technology, such an app is really easy to create.

Checkers at the origins of AI and Machine Learning

As Machine Learning is becoming more and more popular and concrete applications are observed in our daily lives, I find it useful to rewind at the roots of AI and ML, back in 1956. And to my big surprise, I learned that checkers, not check was at those origins.

A summary of Andy Jassy’s keynote during AWS re:Invent 2020
Andy Jessy, CEO of AWS, during his AWS re:Invent 2020 keynote on December, 1st

A summary of Andy Jassy’s keynote during AWS re:Invent 2020

Andy Jessy, CEO of AWS was holding his almost 3-hour-long keynote on December, 1st kickstarting AWS' 3-week virtual conference re:Invent 2020. Here is what to remember.

Amazon attacks the pharmacy business
In the US, Amazon is now proposing drugs on its e-commerce web site

Amazon attacks the pharmacy business

Tech giants are disrupting more and more parts of the economy, including some highly regulated sectors such as the health sector.

Deadlines are dead!
Groundhog Day, the movie with Bill Murray from Columbia Pictures, 1993

Deadlines are dead!

Milestones have the unfortunate tendency to be written in stone. If you want to be agile, running a project full of hard dates may be counterproductive.

Are GAFA monopolies?
The GAFA monopoly

Are GAFA monopolies?

Google is accused by the US Department of Justice and Amazon by the European Commission of protecting their monopolies. Apple and Facebook are also in questions. Let's play the GAFA monopoly.

e-commerce is now a must have
New confinements are boosting click & collect adoption

e-commerce is now a must have

Businesses of all sizes have to increase they online sales with people not being able anymore to go into physical stores.

Remote working, the new normal
I have just invested in new slippers...

Remote working, the new normal

Covid-19 has accelerate the adoption of remote working as a pace that is unprecedented.