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Exploring Big Data Through the Twitterverse – CF013

This week Ashton and Christian begin an exciting, multi-part series on how to leverage big data technologies to learn new skills in data analytics using one of the world’s cheapest and largest value data sources – tweets! We take a look at the Twitter Streaming API, techniques for collecting and storing these data sets, and basic visualization exercises in Java and HTML5. We also take a look at some automated Twitter interactions using Python scripting and basic rule sets. This is a great show to follow along with on our video feed if you typically are an audio-only listener. We’ll

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Getting Onboard with HTTPS, Big Data Tech and The Search for Talent in Data Analytics – CF006

This week we talk news and implementation methodologies for HTTPS, take a first look at some of the newer big data top level projects at apache, and even get a bit philosophical talking about the search for IT and data analytics talent in the USA. Joined this week by a new guest and future co-host, Ashton Webster, and undergraduate in the Cybersecurity Honors College (ACES) at the University of Maryland, we have an hour of jam packed conversation that spans multiple topics in cybersecurity and big data. Cyber Frontiers is all about Exploring Cyber security, Big Data, and the Technologies

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