ActiveRecord mappings for the Japanese WordNet

I found myself playing with the Japanese WordNet database the other day and thought it would be nice to be able to use it from a ruby program. ActiveRecord made this pretty easy.

So in the spirit of Release Early, Release Often:

Have fun!


TwitConc, a twitter concordancer

I made a little program to make it easy to, given a word you want to learn, find example sentences for it on twitter. It barely works, but it’s already useful. I really like the flashcards I’ve made from twitter, they have a nice… flavor?

And if you want the source:

If it’s broken for you, let me know how and I’ll try to fix it. I’ve tested on my mac only.