Archive for date: May 25, 2009

Milhouse needs an infusion of actual checkers knowledge

May 25, 2009 | Checkers | By: Mark VandeWettering

This morning, I woke up and was trying to resolve a problem: why is Milhouse (my checkers program) so slow? The answer didn’t seem entirely obvious, so I pondered it some more. I refined it to “why is Milhouse so slow when it accesses the endgame database files?” I think I know why, but unfortunately, […]