SAN FRANCISCO--Google's influence on the Web can be likened to game theory, said Google Director of Research Peter Norvig.
Very simply defined, game theory applied to economics is a study of the strategic interactions among players and their influences on each other.
"We (once) thought of ourselves as observers of the Web. We made a copy of it, and we thought it was just a reflection of the Web," Norvig said Sunday while speaking here at the Singularity Summit, a two-day conference on artificial intelligence.
"Now we understand that we're co-evolving. When we make a … Read more