- Here's the deal, no longer do just experts…or star gazers make predictions.…Predictions can be made by machines and massively so,…using neural networks and deep learning algorithms.…I'm not going to tell you exactly what they are…or the math behind them but it's fun to explore…the prediction capabilities that machines have today.…Let's start with the really simple stuff.…You know this, everybody does this,…start typing something into the Google search bar.…It'll automatically give you a dropdown…of what it predicts you want to search.…
Just stop to think about it for a second.…It's taking into account your geographical location,…previous searches, live world events,…bookmarks, visited sites, and so much other information.…And from that, it's making predictions…about what you may be searching.…That's pretty incredible.…Let me give you another example.…I was walking through a museum in Boston…and I saw an exhibit that fascinated me.…There are machines that can take DNA…off the most disposable objects.…For example, cigarette butts and reconstruct the face…
Skill Level Intermediate
Data Visualization: A Lesson and Listen Serieswith Bill Shander3h 2m Intermediate
Everyday Statistics, with Eddie Davilawith Eddie Davila2h 46m Intermediate
Data in our lives1m 50s
Episode One: Predictions
Episode Two: Discrimination
Episode Three: Ethical Considerations
4. Episode Four: The little chips that control you
Episode Five: The Quantified Self
Episode Six: The fork in the road
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