On 9/21/2011 2:12 PM, Stephen P. King wrote:
Think of how noise is different from signal in Shannon's information theory. Messages that have information are distinguishable. Messages that have only noise content are indistinguishable, generally speaking.

A signal that looks like noise is one that carries the most information, i.e. is incompressible.

Brent

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