Mathematics

“Degenerative” AI?

These days, I respond to hearing “generative AI” with a bit of an eye roll. The smart ass in me thinks:...
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In Search of a Major Technological Breakthrough. Part II. Reinventing ...

One of the signs that the rate of technological progress has been falling is our recent fascination with such seemingly “revolutionary”...
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Threads and Theories: A Curious Look at Physics’ Big Questions

Explore the fascinating connections between General Relativity and Quantum Theory through a humble lens In an era where innovation and disruption are as certain as the...
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Change Your Algorithms. Solve Your Problems.

Sometimes your challenges, be they losing money in a particular department or trying to improve your hiring processes can be easily...
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Money Is Power, Power to the People! A Call for a Decentralized Moneta...

Money Creation and Economic Growth Jerome Powell, the current head of the U.S. central bank, revealed that he liked this job. “Yes, …...
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The World Cup as a Financial Markets Training Course

Many of those involved in the world of financial markets often compare it to sports. Both activities deliver a lot of...
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Would You Press the Psychopath Button?

You’re sitting at your couch watching Netflix, when suddenly, the doorbell rings. You open the door and find there’s nobody there;...
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4 Python Algorithms for Coding Interviews And Their Answer

Introduction Whether you want to be a Data Scientist, Software Developer, or any position that includes coding, you might be going...
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How to Solve Newcomb’s “Paradox”

There is only one solution A godlike being — let’s call her Omega — presents you with two boxes. Box A...
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Recommendation Engines: Making Better Choices

One of the most telling traits of the companies of the new digital era is the ability to deliver actionable recommendations....
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History and Modernity of Algorithmic Trading

Algorithmic trading has a pretty interesting history. It may be common today, but the industry had to conquer many obstacles to...
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Artificial intelligence: Five stories about algorithms hitting the wal...

Two narratives have changed the perception of AI in recent years. One was that of bewilderment over new opportunities. The other...
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