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Internet-Connected Box Displays Emotion, Basement Dwellers Still Unaffected

For one reason or another, Twitter has become the modern zeitgeist, chronicling the latest fashions, news, gossip, and irrelevant content that sends us spiraling towards an inevitable existential ennui. 192 woorden meer

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Social signals for the enterprise mobile app developer

Did you know that smoke signals are one of the oldest forms of long-distance communication?  What’s interesting about them is that their meaning was not universally known or understood.  333 woorden meer


A semantic perspective on the challenges of analyzing human networks

I’m currently sitting on a plane on my way back from Crete after attending the STI Semantic Summit; a bi-annual event where a small group of European academic leaders come together to imagine the future of semantics on areas such as artificial intelligence, internet of things, machine learning, big data, social media, etc. 258 woorden meer

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People analytics is tricky to do, but there is light at the end of the tunnel

People analytics is tricky to do for many different reasons. There are:

  • Technical challenges
    The data that feeds people analytics tends to be predominately unstructured (text, audio, video, network), comes from dozens of disparate and semantically misaligned data sources, is notoriously ambiguous and prone to misunderstanding, is sparse with lots of missing data, requires complex analysis algorithms, and is BIG.
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