Mike Loukides is Vice President of Emerging Tech Content for O'Reilly Media. He's edited many highly regarded books on technical subjects and is particularly interested in programming languages, Unix, and system and network administration. Mike is the author of System Performance Tuning and a coauthor of Unix Power Tools and Ethics and Data Science. Most recently, he's been writing about data and artificial intelligence, ethics, and the future of programming. He's also a pianist, a ham radio operator, and a lover of birds.