Symbolists; Bayesians; Connectionits; Evolutionaries. Long ago, the four tribes of machine learning lived in harmony. Then, everything changed when the symbolists dominated the field. Only rigorous math, the master of all four techniques, could stop them. But when the world needed it most, it vanished. A few decades passed and…

It was the night right after the final round of the International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI). I couldn’t really process it yet, but I just lost in a competition I sacrificed a lot and practised years for. I sat down on my bed, took a deep breath, and opened my…

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