Exact technical details are beyond my knowlegde, all I know is that my
colleage takes document collections of 40,000 or so and "calculates" a
"topic" map where "countries" represent topics and "dots" individual
documents. It is quite computing intensive but creates nice results with
no human interaction.
The basics behind some are on Wikipedia, see
It is 21.14 in the Nederlands, by colleage is at home :-) so I won't
call him now to join in, but I can ask him tomorrow to provide examples.
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> enrique rivera
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> Subject: Re: Experimenting democracy and participation
> Hello Harold,
> its possible to know more about the AI mapping software?
> I am very interested in aplly something like this in the
> cybersyn interactive documentary film..
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