Algorithm

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of algorithm.

Video playlists about Algorithm

The influence of algorithms

6 talks • 1h 28m
Algorithms play a big part in our day-to-day lives. From search engines to architecture, explore how these formulas affect the way we view and interact with the world around us.

Math in unexpected places

9 talks • 1h 56m
These talks are here to set the record straight and illuminate the unexpected ways formulas and fractions influence everything, from love and war to origami and coral reefs.

Statistically speaking …

10 talks • 2h 7m
Want a different perspective of the world? Get a better, more friendly grasp of statistics -- one of the most understood and misused tools in modern society.

Exclusive articles about Algorithm

The rise of the useless class

Historian Yuval Noah Harari makes a bracing prediction: just as mass industrialization created the working class, the AI revolution will create a new unworking class. The most i...

When should you settle down?

Who knew equations and graphs could guide your love life? Mathematician Hannah Fry does — and shares a few formulas for finding The One. When it comes to love, making long-term ...

The shortest paths to happiness. Literally

Figuring out how to walk quickly from A to B is easy. Just plug two addresses into your favorite map app, and off you go. But sometimes getting to a place as quickly as possible...
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