Techniques for Address Standardization

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By David Loshin

In my recent set of posts, we looked at the value and importance of address standardization as an integral component of both transactional and analytical applications, especially when seeking levels of accuracy associated with the concept of location, which in some cases goes beyond the concept of “address.”
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The Complexity of Linking Addresses (and Locations) to Geocodes

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By David Loshin

There is a difference between an address, which refers to a delivery location, and a geocode, which can specify practically any location, and clearly, addressable locations make up a subset of geocoded locations. And if you are at a specific location, and you happen to be holding a GPS (global positioning satellite) device, you can derive the

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