Home Geschichten Kunst Computer Tindertraum

[current]

(Thursday 13th November 2003)

An Eigenpoll is a new type of poll design to extract knowledge from a community.

The problem with normal polls is that it find the most popular option. But if you are looking for a solution to a problem you don't want the most popular, what you want is the best solution to the problem.

The course is that when not everybody have a equal amount of knowledge about a problem, then the one man one vote principle don't work.
Eigenpolls try to solve this by letting the voters compare and rank the options, and then use a algorithm similar to Googles PageRank on the result.

[ by Martin>] [permalink] [similar entries]

similar entries (vs):

similar entries (cg):

relevant words



Martin Spernau
© 1994-2003

traumwind icon Big things to come (TM) 30th Dez 2002

Simply a matter of work
Oblique Strategies, Ed.3 Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt



amazon.de Wunschliste





 

usefull links:
Google Graph browser
Traumwind 6-Colormatch
UAV News

powered by SBELT