How algorithms shape our worldGeneral, Money, Science & Technology, Society, Systems thinking
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.
Kevin Slavin: How algorithms shape our world | Video on TED.com.