At the start of this month I began to learn how to use Wolfram Alpha: Mathematica for more advanced digital research and textual analysis. To practice the skills which I am developing I am constantly seeking out new data sets. 393 more words
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The eagerly-awaited documentary about the Harrisburg Giants will premiere tomorrow at the Midtown Cinema. For a sneak peak, you can watch this preview.
I am not sure if practice will ever make perfect, but I do know that practice is required. I have recently been introduced to Mathematica’s ability assist in analysing machine readable text through assessing word frequency and text search options. 327 more words
As I progress deeper into the world of digital history, and public history more broadly, I am continually reminded of my eleventh grade math class. The lesson from that class which has made the greatest impact on my life had little to do directly with mathematics. 871 more words