ted talks

I’ve been impressed by the growing volume of free talks, books and other high-quality informationalistic edupodloads. I thought I’d list a few of my favourites here - read on for the link-love…

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Posted: 2008-10-27

Top Tips

searching the spoken word

One of the latest impressive innovations to come out of Google is that they have speech recognition software good enough to automatically index audio and video streams and make the spoken word searchable. Due to the impending presidential election, the project is currently focussed on political speeches, and makes it easy for you to compare what different politicians have said about any particular issue. You can find it here:


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Posted: 2008-10-27

Data Mining


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