Scientist Finds PageRank-Type Algorithm from the 1940s

Forum: LinuxTotal Replies: 4
Author Content

Aug 25, 2013
10:54 PM EST
Totally off topic -- but you might find it interesting anyways:

Aug 25, 2013
11:06 PM EST
Yes, I found it to be interesting. "Nothing new under the sun" comes to mind. A good read. Thanks.

Aug 26, 2013
2:16 AM EST
I think Yahoo uses a pagerank algorithm developed in the 1700s.

Aug 26, 2013
8:23 AM EST
Oooo! Tulips!

Aug 26, 2013
11:11 AM EST
This is why so many mathematicians speak of "discovering" algorithms, not "inventing" them. Even John McCarthy "discovered" Lisp; he did not invent it.

You cannot post until you login.