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Yeah, one of my friends was talking about that too. It would be really cool to have an "Algorithms in the Real World" series.

At school, people sometimes complain about the seemingly esoteric stuff we learn in algorithms classes, and it would be great for people to see real-life examples where algorithms knowledge is necessary.

Kind of like this but with real world case studies: https://github.com/tayllan/awesome-algorithms

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