Making sense of stream processing

by  Pat Patterson,  Information Management There has been an explosion of innovation in open source stream processing over the past few years. Frameworks such as Apache Spark and Apache Storm give developers stream abstractions on which they can develop applications; Apache Beam provides an API abstraction, enabling developers to write …

The Trouble with Quantum Mechanics

by  Steven Weinberg, New York Review of Books The development of quantum mechanics in the first decades of the twentieth century came …