Mike Reviews Books

The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't
4 of 5 stars
Definitely worth a read to get a sense of the art and science of forecasting from the mind of Nate Silver, the Election forecaster behind the 538 blog.The book starts a bit slow, but picked up for me when he dug into sports betting, po…
The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains
4 of 5 stars
The Shallows is a great read and still holds up today in 2013 even though it was originally written in 2009. Carr is an engaging writer who keeps things moving as he recounts the history of technology and its impact on brain function an…


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