Thought Leaders with Clay Shirky. Richard Lipton’s Gödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP is the best blog you and I will never read.
(Sample sentence: “The structure of a univariate polynomial is strongly determined by its Galois Group.”) Lipton is a computer scientist at Georgia Tech, and the dean of bloggers writing about P=NP. The P=NP question, ridiculously simplified, is that some problems are easy for computers to handle (these are called P), while others are hard (NP), but no one knows if NP problems are fundamentally different from P problems or not. Kenyan Pundit. Fetus Business. No, It's Not A Pun Anymore. This Is A Blog For Fetuses. DEAL. Rough Type: Nicholas Carr's Blog. Marginal Revolution. Whimsley. Gödel’s Lost Letter and P=NP. Blog - baratunde.com. Irshad Manji blog and official website » home. …My heart’s in Accra. Danah boyd | apophenia. Last week, I wrote a provocative opinion piece for Quartz called “Is the Oculus Rift sexist?”
I’m reposting it on my blog for posterity, but also because I want to address some of the critiques that I received. First, the piece itself: Is the Oculus Rift sexist?