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Shyam is the Creator-in-Chief at RadioStudio. He is a technology buff and is passionate about bringing forth emerging technologies to showcase their true potential to the world. Shyam guides the team at RadioStudio, a bunch of technoholiks, to imagine, conceptualize and build ideas around emerging trends in information and communication technologies.

Have a Dialog with Your Home Appliances via Watson Conversation Service
Apr 26

Have a Dialog with Your Home via Watson Conversation Service

By Shyam Purkayastha | Cloud Computing , Internet of Things

Man’s desire to be a part of the social ecosystem has led to the invention of many communication and information sharing tools. This trend is now morphing to include use cases where we interact with non-living things, as well. Let’s look at one such application where we can communicate with our things through chat, just like way we would Whatsapp our family and friends.

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Feb 22

Build a real-time recommendation engine with IBM Bluemix and PubNub – Part 2

By Shyam Purkayastha | Machine Learning

This post is the follow up to my previous post in which I presented a real-time recommendation engine project around predicting duration of travel. In that post, I explored the factors affecting travel duration and looked at how, with the help of historical data, you can build an algorithm for predicting travel duration for a given route. Now, I will conclude the project by building an application that can help users plan a trip by providing real-time travel recommendations based on current traffic and weather conditions.

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Feb 22

Build a real-time recommendation engine with IBM Bluemix and PubNub – Part 1

By Shyam Purkayastha | Machine Learning

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In this two-part blog series, I am going to show you how to build a real-time recommendation engine for advising on travel decisions. Travel time or duration is something that is always subject to a lot of speculation. Based on your travel experience along a particular route, you always bet on your intuition to decide when to start your journey. But if you are planning to travel for an all-important meeting to close a deal, a job interview that you have to crack at any cost, or a public event that you have to witness from the very beginning, then you better be prepared and alert, but how?

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traffic-mgmt
Feb 14

Smart Traffic Management System for Emergency Services

By Shyam Purkayastha | Internet of Things

When it comes to emergency response, every second counts. For emergency response vehicles, meandering through busy intersections and gridlocked streets can present serious consequences for the person in need of care. In this tutorial, we’ll build a smart traffic management system to address this type of emergency scenario. These types of smart services incorporated into city infrastructure is what truly makes a connected city “connected.”

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