As hilarious as this is, I came across this while studying(!) for my “Componentware Architecture” course assessment. It was in a pdf(presentation) titled “Introduction to Computer Security” under the topic “Password Security”
Passwords are like Underwear!
- Don’t leave yours lying around
- Don’t Share them with friends
- The longer the better (cold weather)
- Change yours often
P.S : I didn’t _actually_ read this until Pradeep, my classmate pointed this out me. But Now, I’m all interested 😀
For an excellent explanation of the A* algorithm wrt to the 8 puzzle :
Visit the A* algorithm tutorial
For those who don’t know what the A* algorithm is about, A* is one of the best path-finding algorithms that uses heuristics to search faster.
More on that in Wikipedia
Incidentally, I also found out that Dijkstra’s algorithm is actually a special case of the A* algorithm.
Scott Adams never ceases to amuse me. I’ve started following his blog lately and this is a little post about optimism was just too good ignore
Read the Dilbert Blog