Slashdot is powered by your submissions, so send in your scoop

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. Also, Slashdot's Facebook page has a chat bot now. Message it for stories and more. ×

Submission + - Evolution of Spoken Language Decrypted by Supercomputer

An anonymous reader writes: Archaeologists will gain a powerful new tool in their quest to recover ancestral, disappeared languages: Connecting machine learning algorithms with Big Data in this field proved successful and will automate a process that until now took decades. Spoken language changes continuously, and ancient languages eventually die out and disappear — but only apparently, since even modern languages still contain the roots of those proto-languages.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Evolution of Spoken Language Decrypted by Supercomputer

Comments Filter:

"There is nothing new under the sun, but there are lots of old things we don't know yet." -Ambrose Bierce

Working...