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Re: Evanescence of information (was Re: Going NOMAIL: Honeymoon)

From:And Rosta <and.rosta@...>
Date:Wednesday, July 2, 2008, 23:06
Jörg Rhiemeier, On 02/07/2008 15:52:
> I once thought I had an idea for a qualitatively > better search engine and made it the subject of my PhD thesis - but > it turned out that my idea was not really that brilliant (I had fallen > victim to what was essentially a variant of the philosophical language > fallacy), and I had to abandon the project because things turned out > to be way more difficult than they seemed to be.
Would you tell us a bit more? What is the philosophical language fallacy, and how did it confound your ideas about search? --And.