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How Text Mining Needs to Change Everything

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Every day, enormous amounts of information are added to our world. Moost of this is digital information, and the digital universe continues to expand at an exponential rate. The IDC estimates that by 2020 there will be over 40 ZB of data in the digital universe, or about 1.7MB of new information for every person on the planet every second of every day. Consider Facebook alone: it has about 1.97 million worldwide users who are active at least monthly. The amount of data added to Facebook in just an hour is almost too much to fathom.

All of this information is stored in both structured data and unstructured data forms. Structured data is fairly organized. It?s typically easy to search by algorithms; while uns

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