Sentiment Analysis on Lyrics

Sentiment Analysis o...

 This blog post is on song lyric sentiment. Feel free to fork this code from GitHub. Sentiment Analysis is one of the techniques of NLP (Natural Language Processing). It is part of NLU (Natural Language Understanding). It allows us to classify the sentiment of a text, positive or negative, according to the words it contains. […]

How the ODSC March Madness Bracket Fared Over the First Weekend

How the ODSC March M...

Last week we published an article about our March Madness bracket. In it we described the data science methods we used to predict the outcomes of all 63 games. Here’s how our bracket did after the first two rounds and 48 games. Our bracket did pretty poorly. After a hugely promising start, in which we correctly predicted 15 out of […]

Where to Look for Love – or a Hookup (according to AI)

Where to Look for Lo...

After hearing one too many bad-date stories here in the office (note from the author: mostly supplied by myself), we turned to our software to solve the debate once and for all… which dating apps are the best, and which should be avoided? To tackle the question, we used Luminoso Analytics to analyze 107,379 reviews of […]

Pokémon Go Data

Pokémon Go Data...

Editor’s Note: If you’re anything like me, stubbornly loyal to Pokémon Red, now trying to catch up to the cool kids post Poképocalypse, you’ll find this exploration worth a share. About a month ago Pokémon Go, Niantic’s mobile augmented reality game based on the popular franchise, was everywhere. The media’s gaze followed as thousands of […]