If you want equations that are exactly correct, stick to proven mathematical theorems, like a^2 + b^2 = c^2, not equations describing physics.
I would put a P on the thumb and NP on the last two fingers. Fill in the blanks with = or != when the problem is resolved.
Well, lets take a look really quick.
on the home page for flickr, I simply types Bush in the search box and found these results in the first few replies.
dude, you've gotta be making those up, yahoo's search just isn't that good!
Umm its open source, there's a good chance the community will modify the code for the privacy freaks. Google/Bing SRWare Iron for details.
My mum told me Nandan Nilekani of Infosys/Jon Stewart fame is the head of the so-called Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). So maybe we can hope for some infusion of private organization/efficiency into this project.
Go ahead and mod me flamebait, but what does India have to do with this?
Can you cite some research indicating Americans write far better code than Indians?
Now, in one hand I've got an M.S. that I'm only superficially proud of because it does not represent the full extent of my abilities. In the other hand, I've got excellent performance reviews for a job I have no pride in and a bunch of clueless co-workers and managers who are congratulating me for "finally finishing college".
I gotta say, that sounds ingrateful and snobbish considering the financial comfort your company gave you during your studies.
In Canada, the swine get influenza from you!
Except that people always like free stuff.
That is exactly what is happening. The newspapers are going after Google for money. They want to charge Google for the headlines and short blurbs on the Google News page.
Essentially, everything on the web is copyrighted, Google has money, so people are going to start going after Google. Precedents like this are going to make things worse.
Google will respond with the obvious: "Set up robots.txt and we wont crawl you" - hastening the demise of the newspaper. Worse, if thrust with a lawsuit, Google will proactively block the newspaper, and the remaining newspapers will shut the f up.
Doubt isn't the opposite of faith; it is an element of faith. - Paul Tillich, German theologian and historian