Sunday, December 18, 2011

speaking of machine learning

Umm, not exactly:


And "Albanian" doesn't come first ("Africaans") does, so it's not even that kind of bug.

5 comments:

  1. Did you try translating it?

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  2. Well, that's embarrassing. (I didn't.)

    Your blog is beautiful, by the way.

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  3. Maybe it's alphabetically first of the languages that this could be?

    Or some of these words (media? frame?) are statistically much more common in albanian than english?

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  4. Presumably it's something like the second one. I would imagine ties go to English for me.

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  5. (Update) Ran into someone who works on Chrome at a contra dance. He says the language recognizer works by the distributions of sequences of three letters (like trigram, but for letters rather than words).

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