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A quick perl script for used car research on craigslist

After carmax tried to gouge me, I thought I would test the open market and write a quick perl script to give me the average price for an item on craigslist -in this case a car. Here’s how it works and the code is below. It should be really easy to modify for anyone who could use something like this: Continue reading

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Playing with Bayes

For the last day or so I’ve been playing with moving over my simple word-count-analysis of blogs to actually creating a database with manually ranked training data and extrapolating from that. There were some hiccups and I’ve still got to go back and replace a lot of code, but it’s effectively categorizing new blog entries based on previous rankings. YAY! Continue reading

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