The latest news from UNSILO

September 30, 2016

Is the UNSILO engine a black box?

A common complaint about machine-learning tools is that they are black boxes, operating in ways that cannot be explained (see, for example, this recent post). We make no claims for […]
June 8, 2016

Who is using text mining? New survey reports

The Publishing Research Consortium (PRC) have published a report on “Text Mining of Journal Literature”. This is a major survey, with over 500 responses, and so the results were eagerly […]
May 26, 2016

Google adds Smart Reply to email

Google researchers announced the launch of Smart Reply in November 2015. Smart Reply is a new feature for Gmail that suggests three responses based on emails you get. What’s the […]
May 6, 2016

Measuring the accuracy of text analytics

How should a publisher, or researcher, measure the quality of text analytics? If an automatic tool extracts hundreds of concepts from your content, how do you know if they really […]