MLOps vs. DevOps: Why data makes it different
Much has been written about struggles of deploying machine learning projects to production. As with many burgeoning fields and disciplines, we don’t yet have a shared canonical infrastructure stack or best practices for developing and deploying data-intensive applications. This is both frustrating for companies that would prefer making ML... Read more
Catch one of the trippiest sci-fi movies on Netflix this weekend
Well Go USA There’s only one thing you need to know about 2019’s Synchronic. It’s not that it’s a low-budget sci-fi film with an intriguing premise. It’s not that it stars Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan as best friends. It’s not that its directors have been hired to helm... Read more
The SolarWinds Hackers Are Looking for Their Next Big Score
The endless cybercriminal cat and mouse game continued this week with a collaborative international law enforcement operation, Dark HunTor, that resulted in 150 arrests of alleged dark web vendors plus seizure of $31.6 million in cash and cryptocurrency and 230 kilograms of drugs. The action focused on sellers who... Read more
Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  In 2016, Dr. Peter Kim, founder of Activ Surgical, a digital surgery company, demonstrated a proof of concept of fully autonomous robotic surgery on soft tissue, suturing, or stitching up a... Read more
Halloween weekend deals: Price cuts on Chromebooks, a top ice cream maker, Ryobi power tools and more
It’s Halloween weekend, but we’re on the cusp on a slew of early Black Friday sales from Target (starting Sunday), Walmart (starting Wednesday) and others as the transition to the holiday shopping season is well underway. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t great deals in the meantime on laptops,... Read more
Tree Rings Show Modern Cyclones Are the Rainiest in Centuries
Tropical cyclones like Hurricane Ida can cause severe flooding, producing disruptions, damage, and loss of life. Like many other types of weather, tropical cyclones and hurricanes on the US East Coast have become more extreme over the past several decades. Although there is some controversy over the extent of... Read more
Sony is now publishing PC games under PlayStation PC LLC
Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Sony is renaming its PC publishing label on Steam to “PlayStation PC LLC.” This reflects its intentions to put even more of its games on Valve’s platform in the future. The... Read more
8 of the best beauty tools to gift this year
Beauty tools make great gifts: They’re personal, all about self care, and prices range all the way from ridiculously low to the splurge item your friend or family member may not think to get themselves. We’ve hand-selected some items that tackle the top of the head all the way... Read more
Everyone Needs Dune Memes This Week
The Monitor is a weekly column devoted to everything happening in the WIRED world of culture, from movies to memes, TV to Twitter. At this point, we here at WIRED should definitely be done writing about Dune. (Or at least tired of it.) But frankly, that’s just not the... Read more
AT&T and H2O collab on feature store for AI developers
Telecom giant AT&T and Mountain View, California-headquartered AI cloud company H2O have jointly launched an artificial intelligence feature store for enterprises. The repository, available as a paid software platform, enables data scientists, developers, and engineers to discover, share, and reuse machine learning features to speed up their AI project... Read more