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If you’re going to RubyConf this year then you’re in for a treat https://t.co/d2YwnwGDIo

This talk will teach you how to play rock-paper-scissors (no really, it’s more complicated than you might think) plus a little bit about AI history. It will also make you laugh — at least a little. You'll also learn some game theory, some mind games, and finally, how to build a world champion bot in the universe of Rock Paper Scissors. This talk is aimed at all levels of Ruby programmers - beginner or advanced. All the examples in the talk and are explained step by step, and many of them relatively basic. Dorothy Jane Wingrove Last year I gave a successful lightening talk about the lesser known flip-flop operator in Ruby. I have also given the talk I propose in a shorter format of 15 minutes. In preparing both these talks I’ve enjoyed exploring and deconstructing these off-beat topics, making them accessible and fun to a wider audience. I look forward to expanding my talk ...

Full article: http://rubyconf.org/program#session-237

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