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Websearch for Text Clustering

Here are some interesting results:

http://datascience.stackexchange.com/questions/979/algorithms-for-text-clustering

http://www.charuaggarwal.net/text-cluster.pdf

Anything I should add to my reading list?

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New VA paper from some colleagues

“Whenever they cry, I cry with them”: Reciprocal relationships and the role of ethics in a verbal autopsy study in Papua New Guinea
HN Gouda, A Kelly-Hanku, L Wilson, S Maraga… – Social Science & …, 2016 – Elsevier

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953616303318

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To read

Workplace Violence in Health Care: A Critical Issue With a Promising Solution
Ron Wyatt, MD, MHA, DMS (HON); Kim Anderson-Drevs, PhD, RN; Lynn M. Van Male, PhD
JAMA. 2016;316(10):1037 doi:10.1001/jama.2016.10384
http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2536076

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Useful beyond CS

Cynthia Lee’s three-page guide “What can I do today to create a more inclusive community in CS?” from:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B5UdjOQyUxKreDQxZUlMb0U3SkE/view

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Lorax

I’ve been watching the classic Lorax with my four-year-old. It seems like something is missing from the story. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8V06ZOQuo0k

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Named Entity Resolution in Python

http://textminingonline.com/how-to-use-stanford-named-entity-recognizer-ner-in-python-nltk-and-other-programming-languages

https://github.com/aboSamoor/polyglot

http://nlp.stanford.edu/software/CRF-NER.shtml#Download

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GATHER

Did I not yet blog about the GATHER guidelines? I know I sent some excited emails about them when they were released. GATHER mandates reproducible research for descriptive epidemiology. Full details: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(16)30388-9/fulltext

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