The Dark Side of Google Duplex

Google Duplex is probably the most exciting technology released this year. The Duplex sounds are convincingly natural. They can use the verbal tics, speaks with the cadence of a real person and pauses before they speak.

VADER: A Parsimonious Rule-based Model

With Vader, you can perform a sentiment analysis easily even if you don’t have a positive or negative text example to train the classifier or write custom code to search for specific words in a sentiment wordlist.

Wise Words

“It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.” Sherlock Holmes, “A Study in Scarlett” (Arthur Conan Doyle).