How Algorithms Shape our World

Posted on July 29, 2011  Comments (2)

Our modern world is influenced greatly by algorithms. As computing power allowed incredibly complex calculation we have taken advantage of that and used algorithms to find solutions to our desires. Great things are done but we also find ourselves getting into trouble occasionally as we develop these algorithm.

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2 Responses to “How Algorithms Shape our World”

  1. Anonymous
    August 9th, 2011 @ 6:41 am

    haha funny thing is, one of the most powerful algorithms in the world is the only reason I found this blog.

    It begins with a G and rhymes with floogle.

  2. George
    October 12th, 2011 @ 10:17 am

    Funny that our life is such influenced with Algorithms. I hear a lot about algorithms. Mostly in a sentence with computers, but it is interesting that an algorithm can be found in the “real” world shaping and influencing it.

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