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The House Always Wins: Simulating 5,000,000 Games of Baccarat a.k.a. Punto Banco

The House Always Wins: Simulating 5,000,000 Games of Baccarat a.k.a. Punto Banco

The associated GitHub repository with R code. Past weekend, I visited the casino with some friends. Of all games, we enjoy North-American-style Baccarat the most. This type of Baccarat is often called Punto Banco. In short, Punto Banco is a card game in which two hands compete: the "player" and the "banker". During each coup (a … Continue reading The House Always Wins: Simulating 5,000,000 Games of Baccarat a.k.a. Punto Banco

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain explained by 3Blue1Brown

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain explained by 3Blue1Brown

Grant Sanderson is the owner of YouTube channel 3Blue1Brown, which aims to explain math and stats concepts in an entertaining way. Using animations, Grant grasps difficult problems and explains them in understandable language. I was already familiar with the great explanatory videos on Linear Algebra and Neural Networks, but this new video on cryptocurrencies and … Continue reading Cryptocurrency and Blockchain explained by 3Blue1Brown