Posts tagged with algorithms

  1. How Spotify Already Knows Your Next Favourite Song

    So I was on the train this morning, listening to my “Discover Weekly” playlist on Spotify. I was sitting there being blown away by it’s crazy …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/08/27/how-spotify-already-knows-your-next-favourite-song

  2. How Sudoku could win you a million dollars

    Puzzle by Tim Stellmach (public domain) and solution by Cburnett (CC BY-SA 3.0)   If you’ve never played Sudoku, head over the Sudoku.com and give it …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/10/23/i-promise-you-that-sudoku-could-win-you-a-million-dollars-but-youll-have-to-read-this-entire-blog-post-to-find-out-how

  3. A Terrible Name for this Business

    Image from Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs (CC BY-SA 3.0)   I double-click on the video I’ve just downloaded from the MIT OpenCourseWare online collection. The recording …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/10/22/a-terrible-name-for-this-business

  4. All Sorts of Sorters

    A packet of playing cards is a wonderful invention. It’s the major ingredient to countless possible nights of fun. There’s nothing like gathering around a table …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2016/10/04/all-sorts-of-sorters