March 10th, 2007

jim

An incredible story from the world of CS

At the SIGCSE luncheon today, the featured speaker was Jonathan Schaeffer.  You've probably never heard of him; I hadn't.  Schaeffer is the man behind Chinook, the world's best checker-playing program.  And soon to be the only checker-playing program the world will ever need.

But I'm getting ahead of the story.

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