"And here is a red balloon.. I think of DARPA and note its exact coordinates"
November 2, 2009 2:25 PM Subscribe
posted by jessamyn (108 comments total)
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"To mark the 40th anniversary of the Internet, DARPA has announced the DARPA Network Challenge
.... The challenge is to be the first to submit the locations of ten moored, 8 foot, red weather balloons located at ten fixed locations in the continental United States. Balloons will be in readily accessible locations and visible from nearby roadways." Teams must register by December 1st and have two weeks to submit balloon locations.Popular Science
has a bit more. The Register offer some hacks
. The Twitter will be here