09
Mar

Natural Language Processing for Everyday People

By: Rebecca Bilbro   Siri, Cortana, and Alexa may seem like novelties today, but in fact, they’re a signal of a new era of language-aware applications that are rapidly becoming the new norm. Language-aware applications are ones that can: “Leverage natural language processing techniques to understand human-generated text and audio data… [and] curate the myriad […]

16
Nov

Advanced Analytics Meets Open Source’s Front Line: A Recap of PyData 2016

By Rebecca Bilbro The potential to derive insight from data is substantially amplified when developers and users of data analytics tools work together towards a common goal. As data scientists, computer programmers, designers, and devOps specialists joined to share ideas at two recent conferences — PyData Carolinas  and PyDataDC — it was clear that the […]

25
Oct

PRESS RELEASE: Industry Leader ByteCubed Officially Welcomes New CEO Alexander Martinez

ARLINGTON, VA — ByteCubed, a technology firm that specializes in reimagining government programs, officially appointed Alexander Martinez as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Martinez joined ByteCubed in February and has been working closely with Founder and former CEO, Ahmad Ishaq, to ensure a seamless transition as the company enters its next phase of growth.  Ishaq […]

04
Oct

How to Avoid Discrimination in Automated Decisions: The challenges of humanizing big data

“Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.” – Robert Staughton Lynd Knowledge is power, but sometimes ignorance is bliss. As we become more and more interconnected through mobile devices, computers and the internet, the amount of data gathered in the world keeps increasing. Introduced in 1997, the concept of […]

16
Aug

PRESS RELEASE: ByteCubed Ranks No. 55 on Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 List

Industry Leader Ranks Among Top 100 Companies in the Nation with Three-Year Sales Growth of 4,768% Arlington, VA — Yesterday, Inc. magazine ranked ByteCubed no. 55 on its 35th annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within […]

05
Jul

The World of Artificial Intelligence: A Recap of EmTech Digital

This blog post was co-written by Ali Ishaq and Mark Villarrubia Artificial Intelligence (AI) is officially introducing itself to the world. At the EmTech Digital conference in San Francisco, many of the leading representatives of AI came to talk theory and display their achievements in autonomous robotics and machine learning. The two-day event was split […]

20
Jun

PRESS RELEASE: The Washington Post Recognizes ByteCubed as A 2016 Top Workplace

Rising Technology Leader Transforming Workplace Culture in Federal Contracting   ARLINGTON, VA — Last week, ByteCubed was recognized as a 2016 Top Workplace by The Washington Post.  The Washington Post’s Top Workplaces list began in 2014 and spotlights private, public, nonprofit and government agencies that received the highest ratings from their employees in a survey […]

10
Jun

PRESS RELEASE: ByteCubed Launches New Headquarters for Government Innovation

Rising Technology Leader Transforming Federal Contracting and Technology ARLINGTON, VA — Today, ByteCubed officially opened the doors to its new headquarters at 2231 Crystal Drive. ByteCubed’s Founder, Ahmad Ishaq, and Chief Executive Officer, Alexander Martinez, were joined by Vornado/Charles E. Smith President Mitchell Schear, Arlington County Board Chair, Libby Garvey, and area business leaders to […]

22
Mar

Official Launch of Velociter, DoD’s New Entrepreneurship Training Program

The Department of Defense Office of Small Business Programs officially launched Velociter, a new entrepreneurship training program, on March 16th. Velociter is a virtual entrepreneurship training program specifically designed to help SBIR/STTR Phase II firms prepare for commercialization, transition, or Phase III. The program will include an online training curriculum and one-on-one coaching to tailor the […]