Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Algorithms and Humans in Big Data Decisions
A good overview. Certainly you want to make automatic anything you can. Algorithms are rules for doing that. It can be cheaper and faster than using a human interaction. However, today it is still common to have a human as part of the decision mix. So it is essential to understand human decision making, slower, less rational and resource limited, and how that can be linked with computing power.