Interesting, Cool & Useful – Sep 07

Cool by on September 11, 2007 at 11:00 pm


  • First unmanned attack squadron. The Air Force has long resisted the idea that unmanned aircraft would become the dominant platform, but that looks like it is beginning to change.
  • Proximity is a Hack. Tim Converse, formerly of Yahoo Search and now at Powerset, offers a great writeup about the limits of keyword proximity in determining relevance.
  • Cure for fear. MIT biochemists have identified a molecular mechanism behind fear, and successfully cured it in mice.



1 Comment

  1. sa — September 12, 2007 @ 12:49 am

    unmanned attack squadron?? sweet jesus – verily, the geek will inherit the earth ;)

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