Three Stanford students (Spencer Savitz, Vienna Harvey, and Niko Alino) created an awesome algorithm that helps people find the best time to start pregaming, with the sole purpose of keeping the users from blacking out. [lead image via Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images]
The project was something that they did for their Interactive Management Science course. We’ve asked Niko to share a link to the actual algorithm so that you could test it out for yourself, but in the meantime here’s their description of the project via YouTube.
The project (correctly) assumes that people will be drinking one drink every ten minutes from the start of the party and aims to keep people away from “short term memory loss.”