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+ - Google mobiles to make February debut?->

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SpinelessJelly writes "It appears that Google's Android, criticised by Microsoft as vaporware, has sprung to life. Prototype devices are circulating, software developers are experimenting with the SDK and PC-based Android emulator, and there are rumours of a show-stopping debut at February's Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona. Numerous examples of the Android GUI are also starting to leak out."
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Comment: Re:Yes it's a dupe, but lets get something straigh (Score 1) 84

by l-carnitine (#15837283) Attached to: Text-Mining Technique Intelligently Learns Topics
The evaluated http://gate.ac.uk/ which is GPL software but ended up using http://search.cpan.org/~acoburn/Lingua-EN-Tagger/. There are several other tools in this space that can be glued together to create this type of software:

http://tcc.itc.it/research/textec/tools-resources/ jinfil.html

Not trivial, but if you wanted to DIY, you don't need to start from scratch. Though, having a bunch of hardware to chug through 1000s of documents would still be needed :).

Real programmers don't write in BASIC. Actually, no programmers write in BASIC after reaching puberty.