Not counting on Carol

November 2, 2001

Look out Carol Vorderman. A computer scientist from the University of Nottingham has developed a computer program that can solve the numbers game from Channel 4's quiz show Countdown faster than she can. Graham Hutton's program can come up with the answer in less than a second.

 

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