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Can smart machines predict the stock market?

Artificially intelligent algorithms are now being used in an attempt to predict the stock market. The creators hope that if their AI can master the direction of shares, it will also be able to crack many other AI problems with ease.

BBC Click's Spencer Kelly visited Sentient Technologies in San Francisco to see evolutionary algorithms in action.

More at BBC.com/Click and @BBCClick.

  • 24 Sep 2015
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