A list of quasimetrics from real life:

- one-way street
- temperature preferences
- ratchet
- running distance around the track
- magnitude
- downside risk in a financial portfolio
- Facebook EdgeRank
- progress
- DNA sequences
- time

arXiv papers on quasimetrics (to read):

- The Geodesic Problem in Quasimetric Spaces
- Quasi-metric and metric spaces
- Quasi-metric spaces with measure
- Quasi-Metric Relativity

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