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Chicago Machine Learning Study Group Message Board › Non-academic books I've loved ...

Non-academic books I've loved ...

Ted S.
tstrall
Chicago, IL
Post #: 1
Here are a couple books I highly recommend. They are non-technical, but informative and entertaining. I listened to both on audio CD while driving to and from work, and both were available from my local library.

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Super Crunchers
by Ian Ayres

http://www.audible.co...­

Lots of examples of real life applications of number crunching.

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The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

http://www.audible.co...­

The Black Swan is about times when relying on statistics can cause you to draw the wrong conclusions.
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