Lexalytics in the News

2015

Jun 11, 2015
Reports on Caitlyn (formerly Bruce) Jenner’s recent debut on the cover of Vanity Fair have cited an assortment of reactions from the Twittersphere. But today ... Read more
Jun 09, 2015
Lexalytics, a provider of cloud and on-prem text and sentiment analytics solutions, updated its Salience sentiment analytics platform. The company says Salience now offers quicker, more accurate processing, easier configuration of query topics in... Read more
Jun 05, 2015
In this special guest feature, Jeff Catlin of Lexalytics lays out the case for text analytics and its importance to the rising interest in big data. Read more
May 03, 2015
Customer-strategy maven Paul Greenberg made a thought-provoking remark to me back in 2013. Paul was puzzled — Why haven’t there been any billion-dollar text analytics startups?
Apr 27, 2015
Tesla Motors experienced its second highest one-minute trading volume of all time earlier this month after computers misinterpreted the company’s April Fools’ Day joke as a serious press release.
Apr 20, 2015
You’ll often hear organisations claim to be “at the beating heart” of a country’s digital industry. In the case of a new tool launched by IAB South Africa, that’s a little more literal than you might expect.
Apr 15, 2015
Most tools in the booming field of analytics rely on quantitative data. Analytics tends to work best with large numbers of numerical data points; smaller data sets and those where the data isn’t easily quantified can present problems.
Apr 14, 2015
The Internet Advertising Bureau of South Africa’s mission is to promote digital growth and in doing so, has to tap in to what South African internet users are talking about. Once brands know that, they can react and start talking to consumers. But... Read more
Feb 12, 2015
Lexalytics is going beyond predicting consumers’ feelings, or sentiment analysis, to anticipating their actions with what they call “intention analysis.” Information Week takes a look at the feature, soon to be a premium service for the company’s... Read more
Feb 12, 2015
CATHERINE HAVASI WANTS to help businesses understand what people are saying on Twitter, Facebook, and other online feeds and forums—right now. Havasi is the co-founder and CEO of artificial intelligence startup Luminoso, a four-year-old company... Read more
Feb 11, 2015
Luminoso, a sentiment analysis startup with DNA from MIT’s Media Lab, says its new product can take consumer feedback from Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and potentially other feeds, and boil it into one stream to provide a near real-time look at how... Read more
Feb 11, 2015
Big Data has been a hot topic in the business world in recent years. Even if consumers aren't quite sure how it all works, they know its purpose: Companies are collecting and using digital data — such as Web search histories, past purchases and... Read more
Jan 21, 2015
L'efficacité avec laquelle les terroristes recrutent sur l'internet a créé une commotion mondiale. Plus que jamais, les services secrets sont pressés de les traquer sur ce terrain. Des percées technologiques renversantes, qu'on pensait réservées aux... Read more
Jan 05, 2015
2014 saw 39 companies in social media analysis change hands, a big jump from the 18 in 2013. Continuing an ongoing trend, most of the year's deals involved strategic technology acquisitions or specialist firms joining bigger companies, often to add... Read more
Jan 01, 2015
Брюки и пиджак, смокинг с галстуком‑­бабочкой или джинсы ­­и поло? Олег Рогинский, 26‑летний владелец стартапа Semantria, не может подобрать подходящий костюм. Он собирается на ужин со своим бывшим боссом Джеффом Катлином, генеральным директором... Read more

2014

Dec 30, 2014
In my previous post, I described the future of enterprise search. In this post, I will describe few new search applications that could be interesting.
Dec 25, 2014
While I am admittedly a newcomer to the field of sentiment analysis, I was interested in seeing how the breaches at Sony and Staples affected the public perception of the companies. One of the language processing engines I used was called Semantria... Read more
Dec 24, 2014
В недавно опубликованном исследовании управляющий партнер AVentures Capital Евгений Сысоев вместе с коллегами проанализировал 250 сделок, в которые за последние три года было вовлечено свыше 1000 украинских стартапов. Выложив этот титанический труд... Read more
Dec 23, 2014
As has been our tradition these last few years, The Semantic Web Blog steps back for experts in it and in related spaces to give us their opinion of the highlights of 2014. Here is Part 1:
Dec 22, 2014
One of the great things about following big data is that every so often, when you want to touch on its “creepy factor,” you get to link to the New York Times story of how Target figured out... Read more