Fun with Markov Chains (DevSpace 2016)

Fun with Markov Chains (DevSpace 2016)

Presented at DevSpace 2016 -- Have you seen those funny accounts online that are strange, yet almost coherent? The twitter accounts like captain_markov & horse_ebooks, or the venerable King James Programming on tumblr?

They're generated by Markov Chains! This talk will take you on a journey into one of the original markov chain bots, dig into some python source code, and explain how markov chains work without using too many mathematical equations.


Brad Montgomery

October 15, 2016