- Jul 2014: The Beckman Report on Database Research is out.
- May 2014: Wrapped up my three-year stint as Chief Scientist of WalmartLabs. That was fun (and hectic).
- Feb 2014: Updated CV.
- Nov 2013: The CS department launched the
Master's Program. Applications are being accepted for enrolling in
Fall 2014. A professional certificate program will be launched in May
- Oct 2013: Mike Carey and I co-organized the Beckman Database
Research Self-Assessment Meeting.
- Jul 2012: Morgan Kaufmann published our textbook,
``Principles of Data
Integration'' (with Alon Halevy and Zack Ives).
- Sep 2012: Returned to UW-Madison, while continuing as Chief Scientist of WalmartLabs.
- Apr 2011: Kosmix was acquired by Walmart and turned into
WalmartLabs. Continued as Chief Scientist of WalmartLabs.
- Jun 2010: Took leave from UW-Madison to work as Chief Scientist of Kosmix.