Analytics

Understand Google api.ai and build Artificial Intelligent Assistant

Getting things done and keeping in touch with friends and family has never been easier. Well promoted by Google, what can be more beautiful than imitating our intelligence to better our lives? Good Work! Artificial Intelligence is trending and the world of artificially intelligent assistants is growing — Siri, Cortana, Alexa, Ok Google, Facebook M, Bixby – are some available by known tech leaders. Voice-enabled applications are in a lot of action recently with voice-activated speaker devices likely to get more user acceptance. It is significant to explore this ecosystem early enough to help create the optimum voice experiences as the field matures. In this post, we will be getting to know specifically about Google Home and API.AI, a platform to build conversational assistant powered by NLP and Machine learning.i Google Home is voice-activated speaker device powered by the Google Assistant. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. And…

Airflow

Upgrading Apache Airflow Versions

In a previous post we explained how to Install and Configure Apache Airflow (a platform to programmatically author, schedule and monitor workflows). The technology is actively being worked on and more and more features and bug fixes are being added to the project in the form of new releases. At some point, you will want to upgrade to take advantage of these new feature. In this post we’ll go over the process that you should for upgrading apache airflow versions. Note: You will need to separately make sure that your dags will be able to work on the new version of Airflow. Upgrade Airflow Note: These steps can also work to downgrade versions of Airflow Note: Execute all of this on all the instances in your Airflow Cluster (if you have more then one machine) Gather information about your current environment and your target setup: Get the Airflow Home directory. Placeholder for…