So I admit, I'm behind the curve; I just noticed that Nathaniel's RubyConf'05 presentation made the sidebar of http://longtail.typepad.com/the_long_tail/
on 2006-05-07 15:18
on 2006-05-07 15:36
You know, taken out of context, people might interpret that subject line in an unflattering way. ;)
on 2006-05-07 17:58
Context A. Feldmann and W. Whitt. Fitting mixtures of exponentials to longÂtail distributions to analyze network performance models. Performance Evaluation, 31:245--279, 1998. Follows discovery that stock market behavior is "longtailed" not normal.