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  • The Master Algorithm

  • How the Quest for the Ultimate Learning Machine Will Remake Our World
  • By: Pedro Domingos
  • Narrated by: Mel Foster
  • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,321
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,140
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,136

Under the aegis of machine learning in our data-driven machine age, computers are programming themselves and learning about - and solving - an extraordinary range of problems, from the mundane to the most daunting. Today it is machine learning programs that enable Amazon and Netflix to predict what users will like, Apple to power Siri's ability to understand voices, and Google to pilot cars.

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  • Let the Data Speak for themselves

  • By Gary on 10-16-15

Just way too high level and full of fluff

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Reviewed: 02-04-18

This frustrated me because I invested hours of time waiting for it to get deeper and more technical, but eventually got exhausted waiting. I was looking for another deep book after finishing Superintelligence.

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