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TED Talks: The beauty of data visualization – David McCandless

Still stranded in the snow and looking for something to do, then why not look back on David McCandless’ great TED-Ed talk “The beauty of data visualization.”

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Ted Talks: Why Smart Statistics are the Key to Fighting Crime – Anne Milgram

Each Friday Data Science Ireland looks back on some great TED talks and this week Anne Milgrim speaks about “Why smart statistics are key to fighting crime.”

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Ted Talks: The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest Moves – Rajiv Maheswaran

Each Friday, we will share some of the best Data Science and AI Ted Talks and this week we take a look at Rajiv Maheswaran’s “The Math Behind Basketball’s Wildest moves.”

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Ted Talks: Can we build AI without losing control over it? – Sam Harris

Scared of superintelligent AI? You should be, says neuroscientist and philosopher Sam Harris — and not just in some theoretical way.

We’re going to build superhuman machines, says Harris, but we haven’t yet grappled with the problems associated with creating something that may treat us the way we treat ants.

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