Mathematics PhD, currently at Google. Author of Math ∩ Programming @MathProgramming
I write a blog that provides some income, and I’m going to use that blog as a platform to publish a book this Fall (mailing list). This page lists details about the different kinds of support I accept.
Every so often the “should programmers learn math?” question comes up in hubs on the internet. Today, as often, it’s on HackerNews. The discussion is usually the same:
Angela Merkel wants algorithms to be more transparent.
I’m of the opinion that algorithms must be made more transparent, so that one can inform oneself as an interested citizen about questions like ‘what…