Algorithms To Live By

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627790373
Size: 44.87 MB
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From finding a spouse to finding a parking spot, from organizing one's inbox to understanding the workings of human memory, Algorithms to Live By transforms the wisdom of computer science into strategies for human living.

Algorithms To Live By

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: William Collins
ISBN: 9780007547999
Size: 74.68 MB
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Exploring how insights from computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, 'Algorithms To Live By' helps to solve common decision-making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mind.

The Most Human Human

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 014197155X
Size: 20.65 MB
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For the first time in history, we are interacting with computers so sophisticated that we think they're human beings. This is a remarkable feat of human ingenuity, but what does it say about our humanity?

Algorithms To Live By

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: William Collins
ISBN: 9780007547975
Size: 28.73 MB
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'Algorithms to Live By' looks at the simple, precise algorithms that computers use to solve the complex 'human' problems that we face, and discovers what they can tell us about the nature and origin of the mind.

Weapons Of Math Destruction

Author: Cathy O'Neil
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141985429
Size: 17.91 MB
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But in the end, it's up to us to become more savvy about the models that govern our lives. This important book empowers us to ask the tough questions, uncover the truth, and demand change.

Bad Choices

Author: Ali Almossawi
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0735222231
Size: 64.84 MB
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With Bad Choices, Ali Almossawi presents twelve scenes from everyday life that help demonstrate and demystify the fundamental algorithms that drive computer science, bringing these seemingly elusive concepts into the understandable realms ...

The Master Algorithm

Author: Pedro Domingos
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241004551
Size: 53.27 MB
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This is something new under the sun: a technology that builds itself. In The Master Algorithm, Pedro Domingos reveals how machine learning is remaking business, politics, science and war.

How To Think About Algorithms

Author: Jeff Edmonds
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139471759
Size: 20.21 MB
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He stresses paradigms such as loop invariants and recursion to unify a huge range of algorithms into a few meta-algorithms. The book fosters a deeper understanding of how and why each algorithm works.

Algorithms Unplugged

Author: Berthold Vöcking
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783642153280
Size: 57.67 MB
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In this book we present some of the most beautiful algorithmic ideas in 41 articles written in colloquial, nontechnical language.