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  • Jun 21 2008
    Next steps for Riff

    This week a nice coincidence made possible that I met personally Taha Kass-Hout in DC. We've been working for Instedd creating a collaborative disease detection and surveillance platform with some machine learning tools.

  • Silverlight 2 Beta 2 has introduced a number of fixes, additions and changes to the previous Beta 1 version. As I said in a previous post, I believe the improved error handling and detailed exceptions are among the best improvements,...

  • Jun 17 2008
    Beta-Lighting the web

    One of the current most interesting technologies around is Microsoft Silverlight, whose intention is to provide a programmer and designer friendly way to develop web UIs. It is basically a subset of Windows Presentation Foundation, although...

  • As you probably already now, recursive function are those that call them self. For instance, you can define the factorial function as: fact(0) = 1 fact(n) = n*fact(n-1) This doesn't...

  • May 27 2008
    Instedd Internships

    Today we had the orientation presentation for an Internship that two students from Trinity College will be doing around Riff/RNA. They will be helping us build some classification tools involving machine learning with SVM's and Bayesian...