machine learning Articles

  • explodingdata1

    Managing "Exploding" Big Data

    June 15, 2017

    What is the shape of your big data? While we do love to talk about the size of our big data—terabytes, petabytes, and beyond—perhaps we are not paying due recognition to the shape of it. Big data comes in a variety of shapes. The Extract-Transform-Load (ETL) workflows are more or less stripe-shaped (left panel in the figure above) and produce an output of a...

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    Strategies for Keeping the LinkedIn Feed Relevant

    March 23, 2017

    Co-authors: Rushi Bhatt and Bari Saltman LinkedIn’s home feed is the starting point of a member’s journey on LinkedIn. Millions of members see the feed as their first impression. The feed is also instrumental to delivering on LinkedIn’s core value propositions: it allows members to stay connected with their network by following network activities, to build their...

  • Feed-Storylines-LinkedIn

    Bringing Storylines to Your Feed

    March 22, 2017

    Coauthors: Alexandre Patry, Diego Buthay One of the responsibilities of the LinkedIn Feed team is to deliver news and information in the most efficient way possible for today’s professionals. Tackling this challenge for LinkedIn’s more than 467 million members in a noisy, information-saturated environment poses unique challenges in search, scale, and relevance...

  • LinkedIn Learning Machine Learning Flow

    Personalized Recommendations in LinkedIn Learning

    December 6, 2016

    Coauthors: Shivani Rao, Gungor Polatkan We recently launched LinkedIn Learning, an online learning platform that enables students and...

  • featured2

    Making Hard Choices: The Quest for Ethics in Machine...

    November 23, 2016

    Editor’s note: We are just starting to recognize the pervasive, yet subtle, ways that machine learning algorithms influence our lives,...

  • knowledgegraph1

    Building The LinkedIn Knowledge Graph

    October 6, 2016

    Authors: Qi He, Bee-Chung Chen, Deepak Agarwal A shorter version of this post first appeared on Pulse, our main publishing platform at...