Posted by: zyxo | November 25, 2008

Prediction markets: the future of elections?


Isaac Asimov. Note that this is the same as pi...Image via WikipediaApparently prediction markets are not bad in prediction presidential elections. But still they are not perfect (see also C.Masse’s comment).
That is why Isaac Asimov in his novel “Franchise” foresaw the need not to use only Artificial Intelligence of some kind but also still one real-life voter !
And what the “artificial intelligence of some kind” will be, we all know : Google ! Steinn says it is also the most important candidate to become the singularity.

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