Categories Uncategorized Outsourcing the Halting Problem Post author By Daniel Tunkelang Post date November 26, 2008 4 Comments on Outsourcing the Halting Problem Michael Mitzenmacher has a great post this morning on a humorous attempt to outsource the undecidable halting problem to GetACoder.com, complete with advice from Georg Cantor. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related By Daniel Tunkelang High-Class Consultant. View Archive → ← Web Search Can Cause Cyberchondria → Browser Wars: The 2008 Edition 4 replies on “Outsourcing the Halting Problem” […] outsourcing the halting problem might not get you very far, outsourcing PR may be the next new thing for retailers. Saul Hansell at […] LikeLike What about Mechanical Turk instead of GetACoder.com 😉 LikeLike Is there anything in the terms of service about submitting recursively enumerable (but not recursive) tasks? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Recursively_enumerable_language LikeLike It seems as if Alan Turing has paid a visit to RentACoder: http://www.rentacoder.com/RentACoder/misc/BidRequests/ShowBidRequest.asp?lngBidRequestId=1146467 LikeLike Comments are closed.