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dododoo · 2010-01-16 · Original thread
one missing book: beautiful data

often to get the right visual it is important to first realize the kind of data available---this book drives that home.

abecedarius · 2009-06-20 · Original thread
Norvig expanded on this theme in a chapter in (not yet out) -- the draft I read applied the Google n-gram corpus to word segmentation, decryption, and a faster spelling corrector. Lovely and instructive code, as always.

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