Category: Computer Science

Semantic Culturomics

Newspapers are testimonials of history. The same is increasingly true of social media such as online forums, online communities, and blogs. By looking at the sequence of articles over time, one can discover the birth and the development of trends that marked society and history – a field known as “Culturomics”. But Culturomics has so far been limited to statistics on keywords.

Automatic Algorithm Invention with a Cartesian Genetic Program

Wes Faler at the 28th Chaos Communication Congress (28C3) by the Chaos Computer Club [CCC] demonstrates the use of Cartesian Genetic Programming” (CGP), a powerful tool for creating software and designing physical objects, to invent image filters