Simon Willison’s Weblog


Saturday, 23rd May 2009

iPlayer usage, for streaming, peaks about 10pm - just a little later from TV. But interestingly, iPlayer on the iPhone peaks at about midnight. So people are clearly going to bed with their iPhone and watching in bed. And we also see on the weekends, there's a peak of Saturday and Sunday morning usage at about 8 to 10am in the morning on iPhone.

Anthony Rose

# 12:42 am / anthonyrose, bbc, iphone, iplayer

JS-Placemaker—geolocate texts in JavaScript. Chris Heilmann exposed Placemaker to JavaScript (JSONP) using a YQL execute table. Try his examples—I’m impressed that “My name is Jack London, I live in Ontario” returns just Ontario, demonstrating that Placemaker’s NLP is pretty well tuned.

# 12:36 am / christian-heilmann, geocoding, geospatial, javascript, jsonp, nlp, placemaker, yahoo, yql, yqlexecute

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