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IBM Launches Contest for Cognitive Mobile Apps using Watson by Sergio De Simone Posted on Mar 03, 2014
Interview: Guy Steele Interviews John McCarthy, Father of Lisp by Abel Avram Posted on Apr 30, 2009 9
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The Morning Paper Quarterly Review Issue 2
A summary of five CS papers chosen from the 55 that Adrian Colyer has reviewed for his Morning Paper blog during Q2 2016. Amongst the five papers in the magazine Colyer takes a look at how Facebook collect and analyse over 1 trillion data points per day across 2 billion unique time series, and the technology behind bots on Q&A systems like Siri, Cortana, Alexa et al.
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Guy Steele Interviews John McCarthy, Father of Lisp
May 01, 2009
In this phone interview that took place in front of an audience at OOPSLA 2008, Guy Steele spins a yarn with John McCarthy, the father of Lisp, attempting to find out some details surrounding the language inception in the 50’ and its later evolution.
John McCarthy on Elephant 2000, Lisp, Ruby and the Computer Industry
Feb 14, 2008
In this interview, John McCarthy presents his latest programming language ideas; Elephant 2000. He describes elephant memory, references to the past and to the future and how speach acts can be used in programming. He also presents his view on Lisp's influences on Ruby and his view of the history and current state of the computer industry.