I ran across two articles of interest last evening to recommend to you and one book that I thought may be interesting.
Fruit Peels Can Purify Water
Uncharted: Big Data As A Lens On Human Culture Erez Aiden and Jean-Baptiste Michel
By using big data and teaming up with Google, the authors give us a new research tool in analyzing the text of millions of books.
- Wired magazine editor Bill Gates has a very special holiday wish list (geekwire.com)
- Books I Liked in August 2013 (delong.typepad.com)
- Review: Dissecting America’s manufacturing retreat (blogs.reuters.com)