July 2010

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Exploded data, the legal web, and what we’re missing.

July 25, 2010

By Jason Wilson In my recent interview with Peter Jackson, the chief scientist for Thomson Reuters, we had the following exchange: JW: I was curious about the current state of the art in legal search. In 2007, you raised the issue that extraction technology required information to be explicitly stated in the text; it couldn’t be [...]

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Crowdsourcing analytical content.

July 15, 2010

By Jason Wilson At AALL 2010 in Denver this week here is the gist of a conversation I witnessed (okay, maybe participated in as well): Person 1: Do you really think we’ll be able to crowd source analytical content? Person 2: Yes. I mean, not right now, obviously, but I do see it in the [...]

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