Prediction And Entropy Of Crowds

A central concept in Shannon's theory is that of entropy. Shannon entropy is very widely misunderstood and/or misinterpreted, so it's important to be clear on what it's not. It's not disorder: Entropy, in information theory, is not the same as entropy in thermodynamics, even though the mathematics are similar

A quick-witted article on entropy as an statistical parameter. Shannon's theory and its consequences applied to real life, that you might want read here.

Or you might prefer to browse a printed book where delusion and crowds fly together, there.

via Kas Thomas. 
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