December 15, 2016
A Markov-chain generator of natural language text, from the higher-order statistics of a corpus, in ANY language and script. As the phrases are created in those languages, the speakers of those languages both wonder (at how good it is) and laugh (at the occasional absurdities), while I can't figure out what is going on. The program is just six lines of essential code!
Achieve more familiarity with both grammatical features and library goodies, so as to write clear and concise programs of greater scope.
Physics of computation. Cellular automata hardware and software. Microcontrollers. Literate Programming. Good writin---that is, a good story told well.
My hobbyhorse is Personal Knowledge Structuring. For this business, a computer set up to your measure and which YOU can educate and trust is a great help. Python appears to be the right level language for developing this kind of collaboration.