Kilian Evang (@texttheater)

Düsseldorf, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @texttheater ever

November 28th, 2018

perseveresther keine Ahnung was das für 1 life ist

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 11:06 PM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

"Iraq's second vowel appears to index political conservatism when produced as /æ/ and political liberalism when produced as /a:/" read.dukeupress.edu/american-speec…

via Twitter for Android

mdlhx At a tech meetup where a white dude is talking about ML, saying things like ontologies and word vectors are ML algorithms, SVMs are like k-means but with many dimensions. There's no point where he thought to tell the organisers: I'm not qualified to talk about this topic?

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:52 PM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

convert -density 300 input.pdf -modulate 150% -monochrome output.pdf # Quick and dirty way to convert a PDF to monochrome (e.g., for printing). Vary density (resolution) and modulate (brightness) as needed.

via Twitter Web Client

evanmiltenburg New shared task on reproducibility: let.rug.nl/vannoord/Repro/

Have a published paper you’d like others to reproduce? Submit the title before January 15!

The actual shared task (at ) will be cooperative, matching the published results as closely as possible.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 12:51 PM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

the_maki Eine Mail mit dem Betreff „Workshop Obertonsingen“ bekommen und gedacht „Naja, inzwischen hat wohl jedes Dorf auf der Schwäbischen Alb ein Seminarzentrum.“ Dann nochmal nachgedacht.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 12:50 PM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

sixtus In diesem Kontext ist "Spalter" für mich kein Schimpfwort. Würden die Wagenknechts, die Dehms etc. gehen und ihre -Partei gründen, @dieLinke wäre schlagartig für viele eine wählbare Partei.
tagesschau.de/inland/un-migr…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 12:50 PM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter Web Client)

GretchenAMcC Linguistics Escape Rooms workshop by @RHendery!

Problem: Linguistics Olympiad puzzles are fun when you get into them, but pen and paper or computer screen activities are only exciting for certain nerds (hi)

irl activities reach other people who'd like linguistics too!

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:47 AM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)

fraeulein_tessa @sarahas_san Die steigenden Zahlen von psychischen Erkrankungen kommen ja nicht von ungefähr. Sogar wirtschaftlich kann sich das damit aus meiner Sicht nicht rechnen, auch wenn das nicht das erste Argument dafür sein sollte, dass wir alle weniger arbeiten sollten. Viel weniger.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 8:42 AM, Nov 28th, 2018 via Twitter for Android)