The Spirit of the...
Follow
513 views | +0 today
The Spirit of the Times
Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing. (Arundhati Roy)
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Yolande Villemaire from Communication and KM
Scoop.it!

The Human Algorithm: Redefining the Value of Data - Brian Solis

The Human Algorithm: Redefining the Value of Data - Brian Solis | The Spirit of the Times | Scoop.it

Via Pierre Levy
Yolande Villemaire's insight:

SoLoMo: social, local, mobile data and the Human Algorithm.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Yolande Villemaire from Digital Humanities for beginners
Scoop.it!

The Algorithm: Idiom of Modern Science

The Algorithm: Idiom of Modern Science | The Spirit of the Times | Scoop.it

Algorithms are—and should be understood as—works of literature. The simplest ones are short vignettes that loop through a trivial algebraic calculation to paint fractals, those complex, pointillistic pictures much in vogue in the sci-fi movie industry.


Via Pierre Levy
more...
Pierre Levy's comment, October 19, 2012 5:40 PM
Excellent choix, Yolande!
Klaus Meschede's comment, December 27, 2012 3:43 PM
uff, not for beginners :-)
Pierre Levy's comment, December 27, 2012 3:47 PM
Maybe but you can actually learn by reading it!