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Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence – The Next Foundational Technology by Shanil Fernando

AI 17 June 2019

When the US Library of Congress ranked history’s most important innovations, it gave a foremost place to the printing press. While the mechanics behind the printing press weren’t far more sophisticated than the other machines of its era, the consequences of its invention were world changing; finally, mankind had a means for the mass distribution

The Sysco Labs Intern Diaries: Endurance 2k17

Sysco LABS 2 October 2017

  By: Chanuka Wijayakoon The annual inter-tribe sports fiesta, called Endurance 2017, saw employees taking part in track and field events. It kicked off with a welcome dance and the traditional hoisting of flags, lighting the Olympic lamp and a speech by the Managing Director, Mr. Shanil Fernando. Before the event, Einstein was leading the

The Sysco LABS Intern Diaries, Volume Two; Chapter Two: Work and Play

Sysco LABS 26 September 2017

  By: Chanuka Wijayakoon By the end of the third month of our internship, we’d gotten more accustomed to the company’s culture and workflows. We actively engaged in project design discussions, made design documents, took part in events and learned from it all. It’s been quite a colorful month indeed, with the Sports Fiesta being the main attraction.  The

The CAKE LABS Intern Diaries, Final Chapter

Sysco LABS 7 February 2017

The time has come to end our Intern Diary series. We hope it granted you a window into what being an intern at CAKE LABS is like from the perspective of the interns themselves. In this final post, the Interns share their last reflections on their whole experience and their parting words.   Amoda and

The CAKE LABS Intern Diaries, Chapter Four: Responsibilities

Sysco LABS 28 September 2016

Now in the fifth week of their internship, the interns have fully taken on their roles and responsibilities as software engineers and testers at CAKE LABS. In this issue of the diary, we hear about their experiences in working on an assortment of different projects, concerning data-sharding, developing web services and more. Mithila The week

The CAKE LABS Intern Diaries, Chapter Two: Getting Started

Sysco LABS 23 August 2016

Now in the third week of their Internship, the interns have been split across multiple teams and have started working on various projects. This week’s addition contains updates from each of the individual interns. Mithila We were assigned to different teams and I received the opportunity to work with the team of my preference which

The CAKE LABS Intern Diaries, Chapter One: Orientation

Sysco LABS 12 August 2016

This journal series is a chronicle of the internship program at CAKE LABS written by our interns themselves. It will be periodically updated by the interns while they go through this six-month program with us. This is part one.   Our Expectations vs. Reality. During the course of our university education, things were quite static

What is Toastmasters?

Sysco LABS 23 June 2016

In this Innovation Session Ashaff Hussain from the Payments team, along with Romith Jinawardena and Jeremy Carvalho from the Monetization team give an introduction and explanation on the fundamentals of Toastmasters. Commonly known to the wider audience as a collective club of public speaking, Toastmasters in fact is not just about public speaking. Toastmasters was

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