Reflecting on the DARPA red balloon challenge

John C. Tang, Manuel Cebrian, Nicklaus A. Giacobe, Hyun Woo Kim, Taemie Kim, Douglas Beaker Wickert

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Finding 10 balloons across the U.S. illustrates how the Internet has changed the way we solve highly distributed problems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)78-85
Number of pages8
JournalCommunications of the ACM
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Computer Science


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