🤖 GitHub’s AI tool can automatically fix code vulnerabilities

🦾Plus: AI Nurses for $9, 😨Stability AI CEO quits!

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In today's edition:

  • 🔄Big Data Analytics in Workforce Scheduling

  • 🔧Data Engineering is for Engineers — NOT!

  • 🛠️In Rust we trust? White House Office urges memory safety

  • 🤖Devika - An Agentic AI Software Engineer

  • 🤖Make your MLOps code base SOLID with Pydantic

  • 💉AI Nurses for $9

  • 📚Nvidia's series of free online courses on AI

  • 😨Stability AI CEO quits!

  • 🤖 AI Tools and Data Tools

  • 🖼️ A.I. Generated Image of the Day

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The role of big data in transforming workforce scheduling from a necessary chore into a strategic advantage cannot be overstated. The tangible outcomes of integrating big data analytics into scheduling practices are evident across various sectors.

Maybe someone who writes content for a living can also learn how to do data engineering. This is what I first thought when I was handed my first data engineering task. Lo and behold, the first step “only” involved scraping a few figures from Wikipedia.

GitHub is launching the first beta of its code-scanning autofix feature for finding and fixing security vulnerabilities during the coding process. This new feature combines the real-time capabilities of GitHub’s Copilot with CodeQL, the company’s semantic code analysis engine. The company first previewed this capability last November.

Is the programming language you use to write software a matter of national security? The US White House Office of the National Cyber Director (ONCD) thinks so. On February 26, they issued a report urging that all programmers move to memory-safe programming languages for all code.

Devika is an Agentic AI Software Engineer that can understand high-level human instructions, break them down into steps, research relevant information, and write code to achieve the given objective. Devika aims to be a competitive open-source alternative to Devin by Cognition AI.

MLOps projects are straightforward to initiate, but challenging to perfect. While AI/ML projects often start with a notebook for prototyping, deploying them directly in production is often considered poor practice by the MLOps community.

🤖 AI News:

OpenAI is reportedly making moves to partner with the entertainment industry, pitching its unreleased AI video generation tool Sora to Hollywood studios, directors, and talent agencies.

Stability AI founder and CEO Emad Mostaque just resigned from his position following a string of high-level departures and investor pressure, leaving the startup in a state of upheaval.

Nvidia teams up with Hippocratic AI to combat the US nurse shortage with $9-per-hour AI nurses. These AI assistants (Watch demo) manage various tasks - from screenings and medication management to chronic disease care. They cater to diverse needs, including pre-op prep, chronic condition support, nutritional guidance, and even remote patient monitoring.

Apple is reportedly in talks with Alphabet, OpenAI, and Anthropic about using generative AI in iOS 18. Instead of committing to a single partner, Apple could rely on multiple vendors and open up iPhone AI to developers.

Nvidia is making significant strides in healthcare, partnering with giants like Johnson & Johnson and GE Healthcare to harness AI in surgery and medical imaging. This move underscores Nvidia's pivot from gaming to becoming a pivotal player in healthcare innovation, showcasing AI's transformative potential in diagnostics and drug discovery.

Gatekeep Labs released Gatekeep, a text-to-video AI that crafts educational explainer videos from simple text prompts.

💡AI Learning

Nvidia has released a series of free online courses on AI that you can complete at your own pace.

Go to this link, scroll down, and click on the “Deep Learning” or “Generative AI/LLM” categories. There, you’ll find several free courses that offer great value and will help you stay ahead of the curve. There, you’ll find several free courses that offer great value and will help you stay ahead of the curve.

 🔥Top AI tools to increase productivity: 

  1. Writesonic is one of many groundbreaking AI writing assistants transforming the content creation landscape

  2. Jasper is an AI copywriter and content generator blog posts, marketing copy, and AI-generated images.

  3. 🎨 Zoviz - AI-powered logo maker and branding platform

  4. 🚀 Makelanding - AI-powered landing page builder

  5. 💡 PowerMode AI - Ideas-to-slides, in seconds

  6. Copy.ai is an AI-powered copywriting tool designed to streamline content creation.

  7. Vidnoz is the leading provider of free online video creation tools, driven by AI and intelligent automation.

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👨‍💻 Data Tools, Libraries  

Garnet (GitHub Repo)

Garnet is a remote cache store that offers strong performance, scalability, storage, recovery, cluster sharding, key migration, and replication features.

Lapdev (GitHub Repo)

Lapdev is a self-hosted application that creates remote development environments anywhere. It can scale from a single machine to a global fleet of servers. Lapdev uses Devcontainer open specification for defining development environments as code.

OpenDevin is an open-source project that aims to replicate Devin, an autonomous AI software engineer capable of executing complex engineering tasks and collaborating on software development projects.

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