OT: DARPA red balloon challenge
adam at varud.com
Fri Oct 30 04:27:31 CET 2009
In case people hadn't heard, DARPA just announced what I think is the
coolest competition ever:
On December 5, DARPA will raise 10 red weather balloons somewhere in
the US. The first person to get the location of all 10 balloons and
submit them will be given $40k.
I'm proposing that if "I" win, half the money ($20k) will be given to
the Django Software Foundation. The other half ($20k) will go to the
Python Software Foundation.
I've set up a StackOverflow site for coordination for anybody who
would like to join:
I think the first thing that needs to happen is to get a critical mass
of users on the site and to use the Q&A capabilities of the site to
figure out what tools we should use next.
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