coondoggie writes: "When it comes to filtering through tons of data, images and video, there just can't be enough eyes — or software programs looking to make sense of it all. That's at least part of the theory behind a public project the intelligence gatherers at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency announced today that will sponsor team of developers to come up with software programs that can uniquely extract meaningful content from large volumes of visual and written media."
COMPASS [for the CDC-6000 series] is the sort of assembler one expects from
a corporation whose president codes in octal.
-- J.N. Gray