How does big data technology power Alibabas Double 11 shopping festival?

The Double 11 Online Shopping Festival, which has taken place every year on November 11 since 2009, has set new standards for online shopping around the world by continually generating record-breaking revenues and creating an innovative retail experience for consumers. Double 11 event used Alibaba Cloudu2019s advanced big data algorithms, complex I...

What folk stories are behind the order of the Chinese zodiac?

Beside the tricks that rat played in the story youu2019ve mentioned, there are other legends about its priority in those animals:,(From Tales and Legends about 12 Animal Signs),1.The Number of Zodiac Animalsu2019 ToesMany famous scholars in history had their own interpretations about this interesting topic. There was a scholar in the Song Dynasty (...

Why is the French Empire more influential than the British Empire?

What empire could rival the British Empire/Commonwealth humanities first true Superpower, which at its peak became the only Hyperpower in history - Starting in the early 16th century with North America and the Caribbean (West Indies. Reaching its zenith between 1815 & 1922 u201cImperial centuryu201d & started to collapse in the aftermath of ww2, re...

Which countrys code is +99?

There is current no country that has the code +99, but if we add numerical suffixes:,+991 u2013 International Telecommunications Public Correspondence Service trial (ITPCS),+992 u2013 Tajikistan,+993 u2013 Turkmenistan,+994 u2013 Azerbaijan,+995 u2013 Georgia (there are also subcodes within +995 for the regions of Georgia that are de facto independ...

When did the worlds clock start?

To the best of my knowledge, the clock is like the wheel. There is no single point of origin. You can look up History of timekeeping devices in Wikipedia. It doesn't even matter whether you call it analog or digital, mechanical or organic. Clocks have been available in all of these forms pretty much forever....

How do I learn SQL? What are some good online resources, like websites, blogs, or videos?

Hey dear Anonymous programmer.,You can learn anything you want. SQL is amazing language. Once you learn you will fall in love with it. and make lots of money too., ,I would like you to refer following books for reference.,Head First SQLSQL Server Interview Questions and AnswersYou can get more information on my quora answer.,self-study programming ...

Can you suggest baby boy names starting with Z?

I always like Zane myself. Then I found these others that I like as wel that makes me want to have another but then I am too old at this part of my life LMAO,Zircon,Zenon,Zenoa,Zoltan,Zurl,Ziv,Zabel,Zacaru00edas,Zaal,Well thats as far as I will go for now but have fun! :)...

What is it like living in Marseille, France?

QUALITY OF LIFE IN MARSEILLEMarseille, France, is among the top cities with a free business environment. Our data reflects that this city has a good ranking in housing and healthcare.,COST OF LIVINGCosts of living in Marseille are in the 112th place of all 248 Teleport cities Sign up to get access to our cost of living index and use our internation...

What are the Doshas in a horoscope, and what are the possible remedies?

Doshas in a horoscope are many.,Dosha like in Ayurveda, e.g.: Jala-Dosha (Cold fever), is a hindrance to normal living.,In Vedic Astrology, Dosha is again hindrance to normal living, due to Past Birth(s) bad Karma.,The bad or good karma from Past Birth(s) manifest as Dosha or Yoga in Time.,So one can consider Dosha as a negative of Yoga and vice-ve...

Is tithing still applicable in todays world?

No, itu2019s not and itu2019s always kind of rubbed me the wrong way, this tithing thing. Iu2019ve lived for many years in the Philippines and I recall this church called Iglesia ni Cristo in which members are required to give 10% of their monthly income to the Church, as well as additional donations.,Meanwhile the leadership of this church flies p...

Can I take a boat from Thailand to the Philippines?

Sure you can. But it will be impractical if youu2019re in hurry or just few days to spent for vacation. Traveling by plane is easier and faster. But if you prefer to travel by sea, you may check some of Travel Companies in your country who offers trips going to Philippines but not literally u201cin a boatu201d. It should be large sea vessels or shi...