Algorithms To Live By

Author: Brian Christian
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627790373
Size: 30.19 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: 58.18 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: 74.65 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?

Bad Choices

Author: Ali Almossawi
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0735222231
Size: 56.20 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 ...

Weapons Of Math Destruction

Author: Cathy O'Neil
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0553418823
Size: 57.13 MB
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This important book empowers us to ask the tough questions, uncover the truth, and demand change. — Longlist for National Book Award (Non-Fiction) — Goodreads, semi-finalist for the 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards (Science and Technology) ...

Automate This

Author: Christopher Steiner
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101572159
Size: 24.23 MB
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In this fascinating, frightening book, Christopher Steiner tells the story of how algorithms took over—and shows why the “bot revolution” is about to spill into every aspect of our lives, often silently, without our knowledge.

The Master Algorithm

Author: Pedro Domingos
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241004551
Size: 20.40 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.

Mindware

Author: Richard E. Nisbett
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 0374710678
Size: 44.40 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, Nisbett shows us how to frame common problems in such a way that these scientific and statistical principles can be applied to them.