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Alpha-Beta Pruning

4 minute read

As described in a previous article, Alpha-Beta pruning can be used to speed up minimax heuristic searching by pruning branches that will never be reached.

Making a Reversi game with Python

3 minute read

As a casual attempt to accomplish a Grand Assignment, I created a Reversi game with Python. The project is open-source on GitHub and you can view it with the link above.

Joining SmokeDetector

3 minute read

After a plain request, an administrator of the SmokeDetector project added me under the Developers section of their team member list, which indicates that I am a known personnel for contributing a non-trivial amount of code to the project.

Append int to std::string

1 minute read

For people new to template resolution and template type deduction in C++, they may have written this code and get confused why it doesn’t compile:

Some ideas about multicore on Android

3 minute read

Laptops have usually at most four cores, and dualcores are probably more common. I have recently switched from quadcore to dualcore and I can confirm there is a limited number of use cases for quadcore, even with CPU intensive tasks.