Tag: python

First Steps Sorting out Python

After wrapping up a little c++ code and a fantastic walk yesterday morning, I settled down in front of my iMac without an immediate looming task and it felt grand. Twitter’s an unmatched wide band serendipity delivery engine, and in a few minutes I found myself reading about pypy’s 1.5 alpha release. Even if you’re far removed from code, you’ve likely at least heard of Python but… (more…)

Pattern CLiPS

I came across an intriguing language processing library a few weeks ago, and it’s called CLiPs which stands for Computational Linguistics and PsychoLinguisitics. When we were working hard on extracting entities from social streams during Victus Media’s heyday, I couldn’t find anything close to what this library offers. (more…)