Algorithms to Live By

Algorithms to Live By

The Matt Townsend Show - Season 1, Episode 1219 , Segment 1

Episode: Algorithms to Live By, Life Lessons, Consumer Miles

  • Jun 17, 2017 4:00 pm
  • 46:23 mins

Brian Christian, a co-author of the book, Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Decisions. Every day we are faced with problems which we need to solve by making decisions.  What if all the answers we needed about anything: relationships, job advice, or problems with n-laws were all sitting on your computer?  Although this might seem strange, computers do have a lot to teach us about our decision procedures.  Brian Christian talks about the computer science of decision making.

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