Jeff Kagan: How IBM Watson and AI is Changing Our Lives

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Last week I attended IBM (IBM) World of Watson as both a speaker and an attendee, and today as I sit in my neighborhood Starbucks (SBUX) thinking about everything, all I can say is WOW! This was one of the most interesting, inspiring and amazing events I have ever attended. And we are still in the very early stages of Watson, Cognitive and AI. I invite you to follow me as I learn more and write more about the wonderful world of Watson, all the companies that work with it and how it will change our industries, our businesses and our lives. As a wireless analyst and columnist, I come at this world of Watson from the wireless, telecom, internet and television angle.


How IBM Watson and AI is Changing Our Lives - The MSP Hub

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Last week I attended IBM (IBM) World of Watson as both a speaker and an attendee, and today as I sit in my neighborhood Starbucks (SBUX) thinking about everything, all I can say is WOW! This was one of the most interesting, inspiring and amazing events I have ever attended. And we are still in the very early stages of Watson, Cognitive and AI. I invite you to follow me as I learn more and write more about the wonderful world of Watson, all the companies that work with it and how it will change our industries, our businesses and our lives. As a wireless analyst and columnist, I come at this world of Watson from the wireless, telecom, internet and television angle.


BAFI 2018 : Business Analytics in Finance and Industry

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Conference Topics Topics at this conference include, but are not limited to: Business Analytics - Methods: Dimensionality Reduction, Feature Extraction, and Feature Selection Supervised, Semi-Supervised, and Unsupervised Methods Statistical Learning Theory Online Learning, Data Stream Mining, and Dynamic Data Mining Graph Mining and Semi-Structured Data patial and Temporal Data Mining Deep Learning and Neural Network Research Large Scale Data Mining Uncertainty Modeling in Data Mining Business Analytics - Applications: Credit Scoring and Financial Modeling Forecasting Fraud Detection Web Intelligence and Information Retrieval Marketing, Business Intelligence, and e-Commerce Decision Analysis and Decision Support Systems Social Network Analysis Privacy-preserving Data Mining and Privacy-related Issue Text Mining, Sentiment Analysis, and Opinion Mining Important Dates July 31, 2017: Deadline for submission of extended abstracts August 15, 2017: Accept/reject decision November 15, 2017: Deadline for early registration January 17-19, 2018: BAFI 2018 *Only one contributed abstract is accepted from the same presenting author. Submission Guidelines Authors are requested to submit a 600 word abstract in English using the platform available at the EasyChair system. Please do not attach any additional files at this time.


Domain-Specific Sentiment Classification for Games-Related Tweets

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Sentiment classification provides information about the author's feeling toward a topic through the use of expressive words. However, words indicative of a particular sentiment class can be domain-specific. We train a text classifier for Twitter data related to games using labels inferred from emoticons. Our classifier is able to differentiate between positive and negative sentiment tweets labeled by emoticons with 75.1% accuracy. Additionally, we test the classifier on human-labeled examples with the additional case of neutral or ambiguous sentiment. Finally, we have made the data available to the community for further use and analysis.