Of countless algorithms influencing the world, many remain invisible. Game developer Kevin Slavin reveals evidence and examples of algorithms and explores their potential impact on humankind and even nature. His talk is fun and terrifying, conversational and witty. getAbstract recommends this lecture to anyone who is skeptical about the power humans have surrendered to factors beyond their control.
In this summary, you will learn
- How algorithms influence our world and
- How they can be dangerous
About the Speaker
Kevin Slavin co-founded Area/Code, a game development company that creates popular games like Drop 7.