Casey’s Technical Ramblings

This is a place where I attempt to form coherent thoughts about current technology, computer science, math and the general things happening on the Internet.

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07 May 2014

Making Sense of Political Texts with NLP View Comments

Clustering senatorial speeches from 2008 by topic using t-stochastic neighbor embedding and latent dirichlet allocation.

08 Apr 2014

Spark for Data Science: A Case Study View Comments

An analysis of which Unix commands appear together more than random chance would suggest.

20 Mar 2012

Better News through Computational Political Science View Comments

I recently gave a talk on a NLP project that I worked on for Kent's ACM

20 Mar 2012

Hadoop Best Practices View Comments

I recently gave a talk at the Cleveland Hadoop User Group on Hadoop Best Practices