HAKMEM, 1972 tech report from MIT AI Lab “containing a wide variety of hacks”

HAKMEM, alternatively known as AI Memo 239, is a February 1972 “memo” (technical report) of the MIT AI Lab containing a wide variety of hacks, including useful and clever algorithms for mathematical computation, some number theory and schematic diagrams f… Read more


Some roadblocks to the broad adoption of AI

I read two blog posts on AI over the Thanksgiving break. One was a nice post discussing the challenges for AI in medicine by Luke Oakden-Rayder and the other was about the need for increased focus on basic research in AI motivated by AlphaGo by Tim Harfor... (more…)

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