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History as a giant data set: how analysing the past could help save the future | Technology | The Guardian
Calculating the patterns and cycles of the past could lead us to a better understanding of history. Could it also help us prevent a looming crisis? By In its first issue of 2010, the scientific journal Nature looked forward to a dazzling decade of progress.
big  data  history  information  knowledge  mathematics  maths  meaning  module  prediction  science  theory  stream 
yesterday by therourke
Kees van Deemter publications
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vagueness and ambiguity
principle of idiosyncratic interpretation
to-read  meaning  language 
3 days ago by jar
What’s a slug - ITNEXT
A short explanation of what slugs are, with some examples of why they are useful.
slug  meaning  usage  softwaredevelopment 
14 days ago by lgtout
A Meaning to Life - Michael Ruse - Oxford University Press
"A prominent and distinguished philosopher writing on an essential question of perennial interest Written accessibly and presents complex issues in an entertaining way Integrates Darwinian explanations of human life with deeper existential questions about meaning"
book  publisher  philosophy  meaning 
21 days ago by tsuomela
The Tech Terms Computer Dictionary
Look up definitions of computer and Internet terms.
technical  term  meaning  language  dictionary  definition 
24 days ago by piperh
7 Strange Questions That Help You Find Your Life Purpose - Mark Manson,
"Discovering one’s “purpose” in life is not about some great achievement, but merely finding a way to spend your limited amount of time well."

So when people say, “What should I do with my life?” or “What is my life purpose?” what they’re actually asking is: “What can I do with my time that is important?”
meaning  purpose 
4 weeks ago by pierredv
Pairagraph - meaning and mattering
I’m quite interested in the kinds of questions you list under the heading of MEANING. Only I like to pose these kinds of questions using the notion of mattering, which I find clearer and psychologically richer.
meaning 
6 weeks ago by zryb

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