Category Archives: Past, present, and future

Playing Chess in the Age of AlfaZero

Chess is a fascinating game that hasn’t lost its appeal even after the strongest human player of the time was finally defeated by a computer. I refer to the historical 1997 face-off between Garry Kasparov and IBM’s Deep Blue. In … Continue reading

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My First Cyber-Fiction Book

Twenty years ago, in 2001, I published my first book.  It was about computer data storage and took me over 6 months to write. My child was just one year old then but, with the full support of my wife, … Continue reading

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Analytics Leaders Network – The Future of IoT Analytics

So what is the future of IoT analytics? Join on February 24, 2021 to hear Daniel Reaume and Andrei Khurshudov from Caterpillar Inc. discuss the main trends and challenges in this field and the approaches to deliver IoT value at scale. Learn … Continue reading

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Most popular programming languages since 1965

Enjoy this timeline of the most popular programming languages since 1965 to 2019.

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The Data Science of Hockey Scoring

Hockey is the coolest game on Earth.  At least, that is what the NHL reminds us about all the time. We hockey fans love seeing smart team plays, great passes, powerful slapshots, and flashy body checks. And even some limited … Continue reading

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