The Need For Mission Critical Text Analytics
“There’s simply too much textual information available for human beings to find or analyze it by themselves. Machines must help,” said Chris Biow, the senior vice president of Global Public Sector at Basis Technology. A 20-year text analytics veteran, Biow started his career in the space in 2000 working... Read more
Real-Life Robocop: How NLP Is Fighting Financial Crime
Introduction “There used to be a point where chatbots could barely understand slang. Now, they’re able to recognize numerous languages and styles.” The amazing progress artificial intelligence has made in human language processing fascinates Kfir Bar, chief scientist at Basis Technology. For years, Bar has explored the gambit of... Read more
NLP — Building a Question Answering model
I recently completed a course on NLP through Deep Learning (CS224N) at Stanford and loved the experience. Learnt a whole bunch of new things. For my final project I worked on a question answering model built on Stanford Question Answering Dataset (SQuAD). In this blog, I want to cover the... Read more
A Research-Oriented Look at the Evolution of Word Embedding: Part II
This article is the second article in a two-part series about the evolution of word embedding as told through the context of five research papers. It picks up in midst of the 1990s. To view the first article, click here. A Shift Towards Automatic Feature Generation: Latent Dirichlet Allocation... Read more