Category Archives: Numbers

Google Translating Numbers

I am came across a post on reddit recently (in the wonderful subreddit “mildlyinteresting“, I’d recommend it if you like your internet entertainment mild) in which someone had put some numbers into the Google Translate engine, and got some interesting results. It turns out, that when you write a list of numbers, each with a […]

Distribution of dates

Once more, Randall (from xkcd.com) and I are on the same wavelength. In his latest comic, he analyses the frequency of dates used throughout all of the internet. Go and look at the comic now. It is very similar to my work on the distribution of numbers and digits used to program infusion pumps. See […]