Review: Online Experiments Done Right

Trustworthy Online Controlled Experiments: Five Puzzling Outcomes Explained by Ron Kohavi, Alex Deng, Brian Frasca, Roger Longbotham, Toby Walker and Ya Xu. There are a lot of people doing online A/B and multivariate testing these days, but few of them bring as much analytic rigor to the process as Ronny Kohavi and his colleagues. Ronny…

TECH: Expedia a Major Ad Buyer • 3D Printing a Disruptive Meta-Trend • Apple Drops “Do Nothing” Security Advice • Quadrotors Steal Show at Cannes

Contents Expedia a Major Ad Buyer • 3D Printing a Disruptive Meta-Trend • Surface Tablet Secrecy • New Internet Domain Land Rush • Another MacBook Pro Review • Apple Drops “Do Nothing” Security Advice • Appleserfs • Online Maps Market • SSD Prices Down • Quadrotors Steal the Show at Cannes Google, Amazon, EBay and Expedia…

Tech Review • June 12-13 2012

A Better Hadoop • Microsoft Cool? • MacBook Pro “Least Repairable Ever” • Apple Kills the GPS • Stiktu: Good or Graffiti?  • Troll Repellent  • Microsoft Tightens Certificate Security • DOJ Looks at Cable Antitrust  • AWS Stores 1 Trillion Objects • Google Blockly • Just One More: Gorgeous Star Trails Big Data gets…