This is so cool!
Processing is the sweet open source programming language this researcher uses http://processing.org/
Processing is mostly good for visualizing data but there are some people doing some text mining practices with this language… mostly word counts or character counts.
The Shakespeare piece is a graphic design project disguised as a literature project. The maker claims his work is about a new way of reading… which is cool but I think the best part about it is a new way of publishing your research. Why should your dissertation be in times new roman? Why shouldn’t it be a beautiful multi media document?