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A Beautiful Mind: 10 years on

  10 years ago today was the day that the film A Beautiful Mind opened in American cinemas. It went on to win four Oscars for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Jennifer … Continue reading

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What Lisbeth Salander teaches us about strategy

Lisbeth Salander is the heroine in the three best selling books, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl who Played with Fire and The Girl who kicked the Hornets’ Nest. In the third of these books she appears in … Continue reading

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How technology changes the rules of the game

Indiana Jones gives us a fun example of game theory. In the Raiders of the Lost Ark there is a scene where Indy is faced with a highly skilled opponent wielding a huge sword. If he fights on the same … Continue reading

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