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The Resource Hello world : being human in the age of algorithms, Hannah Fry

Hello world : being human in the age of algorithms, Hannah Fry

Label
Hello world : being human in the age of algorithms
Title
Hello world
Title remainder
being human in the age of algorithms
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Fry
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By weaving in relatable, real world stories with accessible explanations of the underlying mathematics that power algorithms, Hello World helps us to determine their power, expose their limitations, and examine whether they really are improvement on the human systems they replace
Summary
A mathematician takes readers on a tour of the algorithms that automate our modern decisions, telling us what to watch and where to go and describes their inner workings, their limitations and the ways they can improve human systems
Tone
Writing style
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
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10733949
Cataloging source
DLC
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Fry, Hannah
Dewey number
303.48/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T14.5
LC item number
.F788 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Technology
  • Technology
  • Algorithms
  • Algorithms
  • Technology
  • Technology
Target audience
adult
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being human in the age of algorithms
Label
Hello world : being human in the age of algorithms, Hannah Fry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Power -- Data -- Justice -- Medicine -- Cars -- Crime -- Art
Control code
on1047531088
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780393634990
Lccn
2018029663
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1047531088
Label
Hello world : being human in the age of algorithms, Hannah Fry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Power -- Data -- Justice -- Medicine -- Cars -- Crime -- Art
Control code
on1047531088
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 243 pages
Isbn
9780393634990
Lccn
2018029663
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1047531088

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