Blog posts tagged "programming".

Are you random? How Computers Generate Random Numbers from Non-Random Things

It turns out that being random is difficult for humans. If this is true, how can we expect our well-behaved computers to be random? I discuss a simple way in which computers generate "seemly" random numbers and conduct an experiment to see how random I am.

Written: May 12, 2021

Tags: statistics, mathematics, programming

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