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  • MacCormick, John, 1972-
  • Computer science.
  • Computer algorithms.
  • Artificial intelligence.
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    Nine algorithms that changed the future : the ingenious ideas that drive today's computers / John MacCormick.
    by MacCormick, John, 1972-
    Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2012.
  • Computer science.
  • Computer algorithms.
  • Artificial intelligence.
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    9780691147147 :
    0691147140 :
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    x, 219 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    Foreword -- Introduction: What are the extraordinary ideas computers use every day? -- Search engine indexing: finding needles in the world's biggest haystack -- PageRank: the technology that launched Google -- Public key cryptography: sending secrets on a postcard -- Error-correcting codes: mistakes that fix themselves -- Pattern recognition: learning from experience -- Data compression: something for nothing -- Databases: the quest for consistency -- Digital signatures: who really wrote this software? -- What is computable? -- Conclusion: More genius at your fingertips?
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