Jacob Kaplan-Moss

13 items tagged โ€œlanguageโ€

๐Ÿ“Œ Douglas Hofstadter - Person Paper on Purity in Language #
๐Ÿ“Œ Perl 6

Interesting choice of a new design for the Perl 6 home page. Yes, the colors are pretty garish, and Iโ€™m a bit weirded out by the somewhat patronizing female voice being employed. However, Iโ€™m especially struck by the decision to ask people to โ€œbe niceโ€ right up front: setting expectations of politeness right on the homepage is awesome. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Natural Language Processing for the Working Programmer #
๐Ÿ“Œ Pyntch - Static Code Analysis for Python

Typeflow analysis for Python. Looks pretty cool; donโ€™t know how well itโ€™ll work on larger projects. #

๐Ÿ“Œ If Programming Languages Were Christmas Carols | The Changelog

Guido we have hard on high / Sweetly indenting oโ€™re the code, / And the functions in reply / Their exceptions sweetly flowed. #

๐Ÿ“Œ Growing a Language, by Guy Steele

Absolutely amazing. #

๐Ÿ“Œ XPRL.org Home Page

โ€œeXtensible Public Relations Language.โ€ Yikes. #

๐Ÿ“Œ English stop words

A pretty good set of English stop words. #

๐Ÿ“Œ RussellBeattie.com - Fuck

โ€œFuck is just a word. I use it liberally when I donโ€™t feel like filtering (and I feel that by not filtering, the post will be better for it). So get over it, you bunch of pansy ass, oversensitive, hypocritical whiners.โ€ #

๐Ÿ“Œ Book - NLTK

A book on natural language processing in Python. #

๐Ÿ“Œ LilyPond - About - Essay

Awesome essay on automating music typography. #

๐Ÿ“Œ List of fictional expletives - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Yippe-kay-yay, Mr. Falcon! #

๐Ÿ“Œ Worst analogies ever written in a high school essay

โ€œThe little boat gently drifted across the pond exactly the way a bowling ball wouldnโ€™t. โ€ #