Fixed Price: $500 - $1,000
| Posted: Feb 27, 2015 | Ends: 13d, 15h |
The problem as I have learned is one that is called the Bin Packaging Problem ( [obscured] /wiki/Bin_packing_problem). Let me explain. At CAPLINQ, we sell tapes, and jars, and rolls and pails. In our backend system, we have dimensions, net weight and gross weight for every product. A roll of tape for example might have a diameter of 10cm and a width of 50mm. Internally, this is marked as: Length (L) x width (W) x height (H) is 10cm x 10cm x 5cm Our website is sophisticated enough that it can send this info to UPS, DHL or FedEx and it calculates the rate to ship to any destination in the world. If a customer orders 10 rolls of tape, the program calculates 5 rolls as follows: 10cm x 10cm x 50cm - and a box 10cm x 10cm x 50cm is needed. So far, so good. If a customer orders 100 rolls of tape, the program knows that the maximum any one dimension of the box can be is 1m (100cm), so it calculates as follows: 10cm x 10cm x 500cm - and sees 500cm is too big, so moves it to the n...
Category: Other - Data Science
Fixed Price: Not Sure
| Posted: Feb 19, 2015 | Ends: 6d, 8h |
We are looking for some help with basic image editing functions for photos to post onto our company website. Standard tasks include: Making backgrounds white (and not black or grey like PNG files with transparent backgrounds sometimes appear) Getting white space around products in images to be consistent with all products on the site so they don't look like they are from 10 different suppliers (which they are) Removing supplier logos from products in photos, adding our company logo onto products Reducing image file sizes Making consistent image file sizes and other attributes Extracting photos/images from PDF documents to edit as above Please propose an hourly rate or a batch processing rate per image or per X number of images. If you have a better way to price this type of work we are also happy to hear it. We use Box.net (like Dropbox) for storing files. Our website is [obscured] for your reference.
Category: Digital Image Editing
Preferred Location: North America, Central & South America