Growing with Technology

June 26, 2015  
 Posted in metadata, News, semantic

Amazon has changed its customer reviews system in the United States. A new machine-learning platform has been developed in-house to surface newer and more helpful reviews. DATAVERSITY brought this news to our attention in their article, “Amazon Is Improving Its Review System With Machine Learning.” This new system apparently can learn to predict which reviews are likely […]

The Evolution Continues

June 25, 2015  
 Posted in News, semantic

A new data science system for unstructured data is specifically designed to help businesses uncover insight to drive performance and growth. The Sensai platform is designed to incorporate its new language, dubbed Content Description Language (CDL), atop an in-memory platform. DATAVERSITY brought this news to us in their article, “A New Take in a Data Science Platform […]

Plan to Learn

June 18, 2015  
 Posted in metadata, News, ontology, semantic

The Smart Data Conference is coming to San Jose in August. This particular conference is designed to accommodate all levels of technical understanding, bringing together emerging disciplines that are focused on more intelligent information gathering and analysis. There are a variety of workshops to learn from, beginning with “Ontology 101– An Introduction to Knowledge Representation and […]

Advances in Natural Language Processing

June 18, 2015  
 Posted in News, semantic, Technology

Graphics processing units or GPUs in semantic technology are not new. However, no matter how mainstream they are and no matter how many recognizable applications like Siri use them, research is still being done to further explore deep learning, particularly with a semantic and natural language processing angle. This interesting information came from The Platform in […]

My Dear Watson

June 18, 2015  
 Posted in News, semantic, Technology

Jeopardy and artificial intelligence fans alike might find a recent report from Outsell interesting. “IBM Watson – A Hammer in Search of Nails” addresses the progress that IBM Watson has made since its commercial launch; the market strategy and its impact in the health, financial, legal, and other sectors; and how publishers and information businesses […]

Choose Well

June 16, 2015  
 Posted in Autoindexing, indexing, metadata, News, semantic

Concept Searching has announced that they have entered into a partnership agreement with Spera Digital. This partnership positions Spera Digital as the key partner specializing in the digital space for Concept Searching. PR Web brought this news to our attention in their article, “Concept Searching and Spera Digital Form Partnership.” The combination of the technology of Concept […]

Get Smart

June 10, 2015  
 Posted in metadata, News, semantic

Semantics makes a practical tool for analyzing and filtering the massive quantities of big data. The capability of semantics to deal with a wide variety of data types and apply reasoning techniques is what makes it special. Learn how to turn big data into smart data at the Smart Data Conference in San Jose, CA on […]

The New Normal

June 10, 2015  
 Posted in News, search, semantic

The search engines of today are so powerful and so common that we assume that searches will provide our desired results in a matter of seconds. If we are forced to wait a few more seconds than normal, it feels archaic and clunky. Speed in search is important. Businesses acknowledge the importance of search to […]

Proper Semantics

June 9, 2015  
 Posted in News, semantic

Someone (maybe your soul mate, best friend, or sister) who knows you well enough to finish your sentences for you has a semantic understanding of you. Even the most average of people understand context and know what you’re trying to say. However, once in a while, you meet someone with no talent for filling in those […]

Smoke and Mirrors

June 2, 2015  
 Posted in News, semantic

John Weathington, President and CEO of Excellent Management Systems, looks fondly at the mystique of artificial intelligence. This interesting information came to us from DATAVERSITY in their article, “Crowdsourcing Artificial Intelligence.” He elaborated that leaders often take an egocentric view of the world, relying myopically on their internal capabilities for advanced analytics. However, he believes that […]

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