For those interested, here is a blog post on the Lantern search engine, with thoughts on the ranking algorithm, including the eternal visual vs text relevance debate. They do seek comments on the site at the blog below.
Here are the publications they have put online thus far
From: Association for Recorded Sound Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Lou Judson
Sent: Friday, August 16, 2013 6:40 PM
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Media History Digital Library Now Searchable?
It's in focus for me! Loud and clear. Quite a collection of media about media...
Could use some noise reduction, image enhancement, basic EQ, though, when you try to read the dark, yellowed pages. Not complaining - wonderful to have!
Lou Judson * Intuitive Audio
It has been said that Andre Kostelanetz said he had a problem listening to LP recordings, because after the engineers spliced all the takes together, the work was 'too perfect'. No real orchestra could play that well.
On Aug 16, 2013, at 10:03 AM, [log in to unmask] wrote:
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