MapReduce really was invented by Julius Caesar

You've probably heard that MapReduce, the programming model for processing large data sets with a parallel and distributed algorithm on a cluster, the cornerstone of the Big Data eclosion, was invented by Google. What if I tell you it really was invented by Julius...

‘Smartaxi, the app for taxi drivers’ by Román Ortin

Don’t you sometimes wonder why there are so many taxis but how, when you really need one, you can't find one?    Smartaxi collects, in real time, data of the location of taxis in a city. The data is stored and processed to be sent back to taxi drivers through the...