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algorithms

Interview with Brian Goetz

Brian Goetz is one of the leading figures in the Java world. As Java Language Architect at Oracle, he helps steer the direction of the language’s evolution and its supporting libraries. He has led the language through several important modernizations, including Project Lambda.  Brian has a long career in software engineering and is the author of the best-selling book “Java Concurrency in Practice.” (Addison-Wesley, 2006)

Techniques for handling modern big data applications

From Algorithms and Data Structures for Massive Datasets by Dzejla Medjedovic, Emin Tahirovic, and Ines Dedovic

All About Bloom Filters

From Algorithms and Data Structures for Massive Datasets by Dzejla Medjedovic, Emin Tahirovic, and Ines Dedovic

This article covers:

·  Learning what Bloom filters are, why and when they are useful

·  Understanding how Bloom filters work

·  Configuring a Bloom filter in a practical setting

·  Exploring the interplay between Bloom filter parameters

Sharpen your Java and compsci skills

From Classic Computer Science Problems in Java by David Kopec

Transparent and understandable AI systems

From Interpretable AI by Ajay Thampi

Evolutionary Algorithms: genetic algorithms

From Grokking Artificial Intelligence Algorithms by Rishal Hurbans

What you’ll learn in this article:

§ The lifecycle of a genetic algorithm.

§ Designing and developing a genetic algorithm to solve problems.

§ The parameters for configuring a genetic algorithm lifecycle based on different scenarios, problems, and data sets.

Explaining MapReduce (with Ducks)

From Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures, by Marcello La Rocca

This articles uses the example of a well-known family of animated ducks to explain MapReduce.

Exploring AI Algorithms

From Grokking Artificial Intelligence Algorithms by Rishal Hurbans

Data Compression with Huffman’s Algorithm

From Algorithms and Data Structures in Action by Marcello La Rocca

This article discusses Huffman’s Algorithm: what it is and what you can do with it.

Packing Your Knapsack for a Trip to Mars

From Advanced Algorithms and Data Structures by Marcello La Rocca

You’ve been selected to be among the first people to colonize Mars! Now you have to pack the optimal amount of food to get the most calories per kilogram—how can algorithms help?

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