Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday October 30, 2011

Pentagon Offers $50K to Reconstruct Shredded Documents

DARPA is looking for a few good men to find a method of reconstructing shredded documents in the field that is fast and effective. Presently, it is a slow laborious process by hand or computer assisted which makes educated guesses. DARPA needs the Tin Foil Hat brigade to jump into action and win the $50K prize. No one knows sneaky better than geeks and nerds. big grin

"Currently, this process is much too slow and too labor-intensive, particularly if the documents are handwritten. We are looking to the Shredder Challenge to generate some leap-ahead thinking in this area."