Chinese New Year, the Year of the Ox, is a fine time for me to review CJKV Information Processing, 2nd edition, by Ken Lunde. Having seen Ken a few years ago at an Internationalization Roundtable in Tahoe, California, and being familiar with his reputation as one of the experts on the subject of the digital representation of Eastern languages information CJKV is an acronym for Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Vietnamese and with his many publications on the matter, I didn't expect to be disappointed. I wasn't. The initial problem I faced in reviewing the new edition of his book was how to evaluate the subject in some meaningful way ...
CJKV Information Processing, 2nd edition
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