6 posts categorized "Puzzles"

July 16, 2008

Answer To “Not Metcalfe’s Paradox” Puzzle

As usual, the puzzle's been answered well by commenters. Jason p More...

July 13, 2008

NOT Metcalfe’s Paradox – A Puzzle

Bob Metcalfe posed this puzzle at an unconference we were recently at. He says, however, he didn't invent it. Most people, including me, get the answer wrong; in fact, I got the answer wrong twice – once by not listening and once by not t More...

October 07, 2007

Answers to Probability Puzzle

As usual, smart readers knocked the cover off the ballMore...

October 05, 2007

A Probability Puzzle

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July 27, 2007

Ubiquitous Power for Traveling Nerds – The Cigar Lighter Inverter

Inverter Reader More...

July 26, 2007

Power for Traveling Nerds – A Puzzle

We can’t get power wirelessly – yet. The outlets available vary from country to county; perhaps not with quite as much More...

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