Melville’s masterpiece, translated into Japanese emoticons. All 6438 sentences. Made possible with Kickstarter and Amazon’s Mechanical Turk.
Tuesday, January 25th, 2011
Monday, September 10th, 2007
There's something very Gibsonesque about this real world mashup of Google Maps and Amazon's Mechanical Turk.
Thursday, September 7th, 2006
I was trying to work out how to solve this conundrum when Brian suggested using Mechanical Turk. Of course! It’s the ideal task for for it. But when I tried to create a request I discovered that I needed an American bank account.
If anyone out there with the necessary connections wants to create a HIT for me, that would me much appreciated.
Go on… decode the message that some smartarse has left for me and earn yourself some Whuffie.
HI. TOM ANTHONY HERE. ON THE PODCAST YOU SOUNDED LIKE YOU REALLY WANTED A MORSE MESSAGE, OR ANY MESSAGE FOR THAT MATTER. WELL, HERE YOU GO. BTW I AM SO WINNING THE GOLF.