The Algorithm Auction

The Algorithm Auction

The Algorithm Auction is the world’s first auction celebrating the art of code. The auction includes rare memorabilia and software licenses related to a range of important and historic code. The Algorithm Auction was created by Ruse Laboratories and all proceeds will benefit the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, which began acquiring code for its permanent collection in 2013. Bidding opens on March 18, 2015 at 12:00PM ET and closes online on Artsy on March 27, 2015 at 9:30PM ET. To purchase tickets to this auction at the Cooper Hewitt Museum on March 27, 2015, click here.

About the Technologists
Turtle Geometry
Hal Abelson
OkCupid Compatibility Calculation
Chris Coyne, Max Krohn, Sam Yagan, and Christian Rudder
Hypothetical Beats
Anthony Ferraro
Hello World
Brian Kernighan
Progression: Triptych
Chris Maury
Scheme
Gerald Sussman
qrpff
Keith Winstein
The Algorithm Auction Press Release
Friday, March 27th, 2015 from 7-10pm
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