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What is Text Analytics - Final

This will be the final piece on the basics of Text Analytics. I’ve covered the basics of categorization/classification, sentiment analysis and finally I’ll spend some time on entity extraction.

The New Face Entity Recognition

(Jeff recently did a post about the release of Salience 4.1 and the entity management toolkit. It was still in early stages and hadn’t been released.

What is Text Analytics - Part 2

In my last post about Text Analytics, I described the more classification and concept-oriented pieces of Text Analytics. In this post, I’m going to outline the pieces that most people think of when they think about Text Analytics: Entity Extraction and Sentiment Analysis.

Was there life before Twitter?

I’ve been thinking lately about how tweeting has changed my work day routine. By some accounts, I’m probably a late starter to the world of Twitter.

What is Text Analytics - Part 1

I’m sure this seems a strange title for a post, given that Lexalytics and this blog have been around for quite a while now, but I’ve been noticing a shift in the questions I get about our technolog

Salience 4.1 Release Announcement

Text Analytics Leader Lexalytics Releases Salience 4.1 Offering Entity Management Toolkit for Better Entity Detection Company’s release provides support for user-generated entity extraction mod

Here, there and everywhere

It has been a busy couple of weeks as I have been emerging from hibernation and finding my way back out into the wild. There seems there have been a variety of events happening in and around Boston signaling the renewed spirit that comes with spring. It has been refreshing.

Adventures in Linux - Part 1

As part of our ongoing plan to increase our coverage for support requests, I’ve recently had to take the plunge into Linux. I’ve always been a windows guy and that’s where I’m most comfortable (Kevin on the other had is pretty much the reverse, living in his SSH sessions) but needs must so Linux it is.

Got a spare 142 Gigs?

Just a very quick note to point you in the direction of a fantastic resource that Paul (one of the other members of the engineering team) pointed me at the other day.