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Measure of Informaton

  1. May 4, 2012 #1
    I am curious how information is measured. For example, if i send a message with the symbol ∏ to Bob and he replies with a string of digits 3.14... Does one message have more information than the other? How does reducibility factor in?
     
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  3. May 10, 2012 #2
    It depends on how you quantify information. By different measures, the value would change.
     
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