Overview Day

Text and speech encoding

Writing Systems


Forensic Linguistics

Document classification and spam filtering

Dialog Systems

Writer's aids


Machine Translation

Social Context

  • The Suicide Machine systematically removes you from the social network of your choice.

Random cool stuff

  • Try using Google Sets to expand on a set of related words.
  • Check out how rise and fall in the news media (mainstream press and blogs) over time with MemeTracker.
  • Crowdsourcing example: Phrase Detectives is a game in which the user annotates corpora while playing, the project description can be found here.