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How a Math Genius Hacked OkCupid to Find True Love – Wired Science

“I think that what I did is just a slightly more algorithmic, large-scale, and machine-learning-based version of what everyone does on the site. ”


Quote of the day: “Jamie is always hanging around the hoop”

“I think this is a brilliant quote because it encapsulates the situation perfectly. (For readers who are not basketball fans, this was a sports reference to basketball players who stay close to their basket to score easy lay-up points). Dimon, a classic keep-your-powder-dry-when-everyone-else-is-losing-his-head conservative banker, is also an opportunist. In a move straight out of Warren Buffett’s game plan, he was looking for some easy lay-ups when the chips were down and everyone was panicked. That’s how he got bear Stearns and it’s also how JPMorgan Chase got Washington Mutual.”