Monthly Archives: August 2010

Free consultation on data strategy (NLP, ML, business intelligence, etc.)

Sum­mary
Email me your pitch and how you need help mon­e­tiz­ing data.
If I like your pitch, I’ll give you a free con­sul­ta­tion on data strat­egy (NLP, ML, busi­ness intel­li­gence, etc.)
After­wards, if we both think that I can add value to your busi­ness, we can talk about a longer-term rela­tion­ship.
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KEA Keyphrase Extraction as an XML-RPC service (code release)

Sum­mary
We release code writ­ten by Ali Afshar, which turns the KEA keyphrase extrac­tor into an XML-RPC ser­vice. This allows you to use KEA as a ser­vice, call­ing it from a vari­ety of dif­fer­ent pro­gram­ming lan­guages. The code is released under the New BSD License.

Back­ground
Keyphrase extrac­tion (AKA ter­mi­nol­ogy min­ing, term extrac­tion, term recog­ni­tion, or glos­sary extrac­tion) is the

PyLucene 3.0 in 60 seconds — Tutorial sample code for the 3.0 API

Until there is bet­ter doc­u­men­ta­tion for Lucene 3.0, I rec­om­mend you use Lucene 2.4 or 2.9. Nonethe­less, I pro­vide a basic index­ing and retrieval code using the PyLucene 3.0 API, per­haps the first such exam­ple code on the web.