Google NGram ViewerSeptember 27, 2011 at 3:51 pm | Posted in Books, Computers, Humor, Internet, Online services, Web Apps | Leave a comment
Google has once again added a new technology from their labs. The NGram viewer is a way to scan millions of books for the commonality of different words or phrases over time. They’re using the massive library of material they’ve been digitizing as a database.
3 words for example: Computer, mathematics, & electron
In this TED talk, 2 scientists demonstrate how it works and some amusing examples. And why it has value.
The NGram home page