Reserach and papers

Text length recognition software

Article: Lognormal distributions of user post lengths in Internet discussions-a consequence of the Weber-Fechner law?

Authors: Pawel Sobkowicz, Mike Thelwall, Kevan Buckley, Georgios Paltoglou, Antoni Sobkowicz

Software description: Program was used to check how people percieve length. Program displayed two texts to the user (text left  and right), and wasked user which text was longer. Until user answered wrong (or checked that the texts had equal length), program would pick new random right text from database, with length closer to the length of left text.

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