Game Theory

Week 11 (Full Show)

Watch your favorite analysts from Around the NFL, the Dave Dameshek Football Program, Move the Sticks and Game Theory and Money, as they make their …

Rock, Paper, Scissors - Scala

I recently began creating a Rock, Paper, Scissors, Dynamite, Waterbomb bot (RPSDW). The conventional rules of RPS apply, with the addition that …

Programming

How to Triumph and Cooperate in Game Theory and Evolution

In applying game theory to biology and human behavior, have scientists focused too much on competition over cooperation?<p>At the heart of game theory, …

John F. Nash

One weird trick to end gerrymandering: cake-cutting game theory

You probably know the “you cut, I choose” method to split a cake between two people who want as much for themselves as possible: one person cuts the …

Carnegie Mellon University

Better Parenting through Game Theory

By now you know about the Prisoner's Dilemma. It involves prison sentences and terrible crimes — it's not the most child-friendly philosophical …

Parenting

How learning to share cakes could help stop unfair US elections

The method to fairly split a cake between two people is tried, tested, and mathematically proven. One person gets to cut the cake and the other gets …

Right To Vote

NFL Pick 'Em Week 8 (Full Show)

Follow along with your favorites from the Dave Dameshek Football Program, Move the Sticks, Game Theory and Money, and Around the NFL Podcasts as they …

Carpool

What Game Theory Can Teach Us About Media Budgets, Agency Reshuffles And Attribution

AdExchanger |"Data-Driven Thinking" is written by members of the media community and contains fresh ideas on the digital revolution in media. Today’s …

Advertising Industry

In praise of water

I liked water. I just thought it was a really great idea<p>— Dr. Time (@tcarmody) August 9, 2017<p>I don’t think I’m alone in saying that I’ve loved water …

Here's how you can use game theory to stop people stealing your milk at work

Milk theft. It's the scourge of workplace kitchens across Australia. But it ends today.<p>If you are regularly grabbing your bottle from the office …

Australian News

Micron Buy Supported By Microeconomic Analysis And Game Theory

Prices of DRAM and NAND chips are rising as a result of supply tightening.<p>The memory chip industry is growing quickly with demand drivers such as …

Business

Game theory experts: credibility is key for a successful 'no deal' Brexit strategy

Brexit negotiations are complex but, at their core, they are exactly the same as any other negotiation in life. It is in the interests of both …

World Politics

Do gamers behave the way game theory predicts they should?

When faced with a decision, people have varying ways of analyzing the choices. Give many people the same information, and they’ll all think about the …

Behavior

MGoPodcast 9.7: All Circuits Are Busy

<i>1 hour 17 minutes</i><i>[Bryan Fuller]</i>We Couldn’t Have One Without the Other<i>We can do this because people support us. You should support them too so they’ll</i> …

College Football

#GameTheory: What is it?

<b>By David K Levine, Professor of Economics, UCLA</b><p>What economists call game theory psychologists call the theory of social situations, which is an …

InterAct

How Much Do the Pros Actually Play a "Game Theory Optimal" Style?

To "GTO" or not to "GTO"? That is the question put to several poker pros. Share: Facebook Twitter Google+ Linkedin

Poker

Design Diary 2

Flashback RPG<p>Damage types are a lazy design<p>Whenever game designers add a new rule to their games, they should ask themselves: <i>Is this a fun mechanic</i> …

RPGs

The teaching of economics gets an overdue overhaul

ECONOMISTS can be a haughty bunch. But a decade of trauma has had a chastening effect. They are rethinking old ideas, asking new questions and …

Game Theory and Money

VIDEO<p>Shek, Handsome, Money and Cynthia preview this Week 9 matchup between Baltimore and Tennessee Watch<p>Shek, Cynthia, Money and Handsome break down …

Brett Hundley

Are Trump and Kim Really Engaging in Game Theory?

The Hive’s crack team of reporters discuss this, and other pressing questions, on the latest episode of V.F. Hive on Cheddar.<p>What was inside the document that made <b>Jamie Dimon</b> blink to the tune of $13 billion? Would <b>Michael Cohen</b> <i>really</i> take a bullet for <b>Donald Trump</b>? Did <b>Mitch McConnell</b> really pass a …

Louise Linton

How To Win A Nuclear Standoff

President Trump and Kim Jong Un’s saber-rattling is dangerous, but not irrational<p><b>Shall we play a game?</b><p>Imagine that a crisp $100 bill lies on a table …

Politics

Game Theory And Why Early Brexit Discussions Were Destined To Fail

The third monthly instalment of Brexit discussions have come and gone with little in the way of progress.<p>A game theoretic approach as to why the …

Brexit

PROWLER.io raises £10m to build world's first AI decision-making platform

Cambridge-based artificial intelligence start-up, PROWLER.io, has secured £10 million in series A funding, in a round led by Cambridge Innovation …

Machine Learning

5 Ways Poker Will Help Product Managers Beat the Odds

<i>Playing poker is often frowned upon as frivolous gambling. In reality, it can teach you invaluable lessons that will make you a better Product</i> …

The Rise of the Twitter Thread

The compelling, incendiary literary form of the Trump era.<p><b>We don’t get to choose the literary genre</b> <b>of our</b> epoch, and in this worst-of-times-worst-of-times political era, we have the Twitter thread. A series of tweets, written by one person and strung together by Twitter’s vertical border wall, the …

Politics

Prowler.io nabs $13M for its new approach to decision making in AI

As we continue to see a wide proliferation of artificial intelligence-based startups come to market, one of the persistent and big questions has been is whether an AI system will ever be able to make decisions as well as a human can.<p>A startup out of Cambridge called Prowler.io is developing a new …

Machine Learning

Table talk: Game theory, bluffing and intimidation at the NZ poker champs

STACY SQUIRES/STUFF<p>Inside the 2017 NZ poker championships at Christchurch Casino.<p><b>What goes on behind the doors of Christchurch Casino? JOHN MCCRONE</b> …

New Zealand

Time for some game theory: How responses to natural disasters like Harvey could be improved

The damage and losses from natural disasters are estimated to cost us $100 billion a year since 2000<p>This article was originally published on The Conversation.<p>The devastation by Hurricane Harvey continues, with the National Weather Service calling the event unprecedented, thus making the response …

Liberal View

Viewpoint: How game theory could improve disaster relief efforts - Boston Business Journal

In fact, about 60 percent of the items that arrive at a disaster site are nonpriority items. Rescue workers then waste precious time dealing with …

Boston

Making Sense of Cryptoeconomics

A few months ago Parker Thompson, a well known Silicon Valley VC, tweeted that “the concept of crypto-economics is stupid. It’s economics. Inventing …

Bitcoin