Bio: Currently working full-time at CIONIC making bionic leggings, and in my spare time on VisiData, a terminal tool for tabular data.
Formerly at Jawbone, F5, WotC, Microsoft.
my tech keywords: Python, Forth, C, data, embedded, crosswords.
Saul designed a plaintext file format for crossword puzzles and a data pipeline to compile a dataset of over 70,000 puzzles.
This talk is an overview of how they did this and discovered a large-scale plagiarism scandal.