Thursday, April 19, 2012

courses, courses, courses !

From earlier:  an interactive site for learning coding: 
---------------- and now --------------  Look for yourself - Princeton, Stanford, University of Michigan, and Penn all offering online courses.  In particular, see   How cool is that?  next session TBA.

Game Theory

Matthew O. Jackson, Professor
Yoav Shoham, Professor

The course will provide the basics: representing games and strategies, the extensive form (which computer scientists call game trees), Bayesian games (modeling things like auctions), repeated and stochastic games, and more.


Cardiac Arrest, Hypothermia, and Resuscitation Science
Benjamin Abella, MD MPhil

This course will explore new breakthroughs in the treatment of patients during cardiac arrest and after successful resuscitation, including new approaches to cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and post-arrest care.

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

he who laughs last

from a tea bag tag:  "He who laughs last thinks the slowest"... or nowadays,

... has the slower wireless data plan
... is hard of hearing
... doesn't think it's funny

Sunday, April 15, 2012

who wants to play ?

A free online course in game theory:
Although registration is closed for this session, the video lectures are available for preview. lists other courses

Then there is MITx: - read about it here: -- MITx grants credentials (certificate of completion) which is a step beyond the 10-year old OpenCourseWare and now has 2000 courses online (but without credentialing).