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Information Surprise or How to Find Data


What is our curiosity? How can we measure and model surprise of discovery? Philosophical questions, which have been pondered from different angles, also found definitions in Bayesian framework. I'll touch basics, review ideas, and illustrate on Twitter data how entropic measures can be efficiently used to detect events and summarise them.


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