(NBC News) Math whizzes have already concluded that it’s near impossible to pick the perfect bracket in the NCAA college basketball tournament, but can a computer algorithm help you get to selection nirvana? The odds are against it.Microsoft’s search engine Bing on Monday introduced a “bracket builder” that promises “intelligent predictions” to help you come out on top in your office pool, especially if you don’t have time to follow all 68 teams in the tourney. Bing Bracket utilizes a predictive algorithm based in part on data gleaned from more than 10 seasons of Division I basketball results. If you’re too lazy to research all the teams, the algorithm can auto fill the form for you.Jeff Bergen, a math professor at DePaul University, says that while knowledge of college basketball might improve your odds, a perfect bracket will remain elusive.
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