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Beauty and Elegance

ACM's 2010 A.M. Turing Award recipient Leslie Valiant

Credit: Larry Bercow

Leslie Valiant talks about machine learning; parallel computing, and his quest for simplicity.

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Justin Kellner

Congrats to Mr. Valiant. It's pretty rare that a person's name actually describes them, and is positive (as opposed to the unflattering connotation of the recently embattled Congressman from NY! Cheers.

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