URLs

From: radev@umich.edu
Date: Sun Dec 31 2006 - 18:01:01 EST


http://www.igvita.com/blog/2006/10/29/dissecting-the-netflix-dataset/
Dissecting the Netflix dataset

http://community.livejournal.com/abandonedplaces/
Abandoned places

http://www.salon.com/ent/movies/feature/2006/12/27/best_movies_sz/
http://www.salon.com/ent/movies/feature/2006/12/28/best_indies/
http://www.cnn.com/2006/SHOWBIZ/Movies/12/27/best.films/index.html
Some best film lists

http://math.smsu.edu/~les/POTW.html
Puzzle of the week site

http://math.smsu.edu/~les/links.html
Other puzzle sites

http://www.mlive.com/search/index.ssf?/base/news-20/1166715778292900.xml?aanews?NEA&coll=2
Ann Arbor has large share of smarty-pants
City is No. 3 on list of places with highly educated populations

http://www.forbes.com/entrepreneurs/2006/12/14/boulder-education-cities-ent_cx_ee_1215smartcities.html
http://www.forbes.com/entrepreneurs/2006/12/14/boulder-education-cities-ent_cx_ee_1215smartcities_slides.html
America's 10 smartest cities,
"ranked them based on the percentage of the population age 25 and over
with at least a bachelors degree".
1. Boulder, CO
2. Bethesda, MD
3. Ann Arbor, MI
4. Cambridge, MA
5. San Francisco, CA
6. Durham, NC
7. Fort Collins-Loveland, CO
8. Washington, DC
9. Bridgeport, Stamford, and Norwalk, CT
10. San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Santa Clara, CA

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/magazinemonitor/2006/12/100_things_we_didnt_know_last_2.shtml
100 things we didn't know last year

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/6132242.stm
The Pope wears Prada

http://www.epidemiologic.org/2006/12/h-index-calculator-of-scientist-impact.html
Compute your H-index

http://www.nature.com/news/2006/060213/full/439770a.html
Prestige is factored into journal ratings
'Y-factor' measures quality as well as quantity of citations.



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