Algorithms and Sex Appeal: Could algorithms work for Sex Appeal? Can you look more sexy if you know some Mathematics?

Algorithms and Sex Appeal: Could algorithms work for Sex Appeal? Can you look more sexy if you know some Mathematics?

From Wikipedia: an algorithm is an effective method expressed as a finite list of well-defined instructions for calculating a function. Algorithms are used for calculation, data processing, and automated reasoning. In simple words an algorithm is a step-by-step procedure for calculations. Now let’s analyze OkCupid.com it is a famous web site. On 2-Feb-2011 Match.com had acquired OkCupid for $50 million in cash. Many users expressed distress, worrying that they would now have to pay for…

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History of Internet Video by Melih Bilgil

History of Internet Video by Melih Bilgil

[vimeo video_id=”2696386″ width=”400″ height=”225″ title=”Yes” byline=”Yes” portrait=”Yes” autoplay=”No” loop=”No” color=”00adef”] I was amazed to see the relation between military investments/research and internet roots. “History of the Internet” is an animated documentary explaining the inventions from time-sharing to filesharing, from Arpanet to Internet. http://vimeo.com/2696386

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INTERNET

  Internetin köklerini 1962 yılında J.C.R. Licklider’in Amerika’nın en büyük üniversitelerinden biri olan Massachusetts Institute of Tecnology’de (MIT) tartışmaya açtığı “Galaktik Ağ” kavramında bulabiliriz. Licklider, bu kavramla küresel olarak bağlanmış bir sistemde isteyen herkesin herhangi bir yerden veri ve programlara erişebilmesini ifade etmişti. Licklider 1962 Ekim ayında Amerikan Askeri araştırma projesi olan İleri Savunma Araştırma Projesi’nin (DARPA – Defense Advensed Research Project Agency) bilgisayar araştırma bölümünün başına geçti. MIT’de araştırmacı olarak çalışan Lawrance Roberts ile…

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