TED Talks Kevin Slavin argues that we’re living in a world designed for — and increasingly controlled by — algorithms. In this riveting talk from TEDGlobal, he shows how these complex computer programs determine: espionage tactics, stock prices, movie scripts, and architecture. And he warns that we are writing code we can’t understand, with implications we can’t control.
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Attack of the algorithms - Background Briefing - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Robot traders are dominating stock markets using high speed computer algorithms. Human traders and government regulators canât keep up, and markets could be one programming glitch away from the next big crash. Stan Correy investigates.
The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Andrew Keen, Kevin Marks, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Thursday, November 11, 2010.
The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Michael Arrington, Kevin Marks, Danny Sullivan, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, December 17, 2010.