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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.

Thought Leaders with Clay Shirky

(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. I am surrounded by people who are driven by good intentions.

danah boyd

Educators who want to inform students, who passionately believe that people can be empowered through knowledge. Activists who have committed their lives to addressing inequities, who believe that they have a moral responsibility to shine a spotlight on injustice. Journalists who believe their mission is to inform the public, who believe that objectivity is the cornerstone of their profession.