GeoHot requested his followers to help him in winning the DARPA Network Challenge. In exchange he will make the community an untethered jailbreak. In America these days a competition called DARPA Network Challenge game that combines the social networking is being held. The challenge is to be able to submit the first 10 positions in which a red ball is seen in the various countries of the United States. Geohot has requested assistance in The DARPA Network Challenge is a competition that explores the role the Internet and social networking play in the timely communication, wide-area team-building, and urgent mobilization required to solve broad-scope, time-critical problems.
The challenge is to be the first to submit the locations of 10 moored, 8-foot, red, weather balloons at 10 fixed locations in the continental United States. The balloons will be in readily accessible locations and visible from nearby roads.
How to participate
- If you are US residence >> hunt your local area in the sky, about 8ft round, numbered 1 to 10 more details here http://bit.ly/7chum5
- If you are a NON US residence >> simply spread the word by tweeting and trending #dudeitsaballoon
“10AM EST today marks the start of a US wide scavenger hunt, for 10 red balloons http://bit.ly/7chum5 #dudeitsaballoon”