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Re: [Sigia-l] Findability

From: Listera (listera_at_rcn.com)
Date: Mon Jul 21 2003 - 13:13:58 EDT


"Simon Wistow" wrote:

> Most of the time it's better to get an algorithm to do 99% of the heavy
> lifting for 80% of the result than get a human to do 80-100% of the
> lifting for 90% of the result.

If this were 1995, perhaps. But today you don't have to have bipeds doing
"80-100% of the lifting for 90% of the result." Even that part of the
process can be largely automated. For example, look at all the
organizational/directory/tracking tools lone individuals are creating for
the blogging space. Tools for pattern and relation recognition are advancing
at a good clip.

Ziya
Nullius in Verba

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