Work is the refuge of people who have nothing better to do. : Oscar Wilde

Friday, June 14, 2013

Computing & Big Enterprises

A couple of weeks ago I mentioned the availability of an upcoming, free course, at Doubts About How Exciting Math & Computing Can Be? It's about discrete optimisation. Today, as a bit of a co-incidence I noticed an article about an application of these methods: The astronomical maths behind UPS' new tool to deliver packages faster. It shows how important these applications are.