Data and Analytics Cool

Today’s post is a mere link dump about current preview projects coming straight from SQL Azure Labs, CodePlex and MSR. As origin suggests, all projects have a strong focus on the building blocks of our information economy – data. Now without further ado: Microsoft Codename "Data Explorer" Data explorer is a new cool tool (either…


F#, Wordle and Visual Text Analysis

In the previous post, I presented Wordle as a beautiful tool to compress natural language “documents”, i.e. a document is a sequence of words, into an aggregate – the word cloud. Consequently, while a multiset of documents may be hard to understand from the standpoint of information content, presented concepts, etc. an aggregate, summary, abstract,…