Category Archives: technology

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Alliance of Big Data and Big Government? You Should Be.

Some time ago I wrote a bit about how the aggregate information that companies can gather from our behaviors can be used to uncover patterns and information that was previous impossible to imagine. Christopher Caldwell makes some very astute observations … Continue reading

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Category: politics, technology
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Old is the New New – Returning to the Blog as the Central Platform for Content

For the new year, I have decided that I will consolidate my online posting and sharing back into my blog. Back when I first started blogging in 2004, I posted everything to my blog. Read an interesting link…posted the link … Continue reading

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The Book of Mormon for Geeks: Sentiment Analysis of The Book of Mormon

Here is a visual summary of the entire Book of Mormon generated by applying computational sentiment analysis to every verse and then graphing a moving average of the results. I’ve been working on it for a few months when I … Continue reading

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Category: lds, technology
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Unrated vs Clean: It’s Time to Demand Choose-Your-Own-Rating DVD Options

A few years ago a film came out that my wife and I had wanted to see, but we didn’t get around to seeing it in the theatre. So when it came out on DVD, I stopped by a local video rental … Continue reading

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Category: entertainment, technology
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