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The IBM Watson Developer Cloud is currently available to a select group of partner developers who are developing “Powered by Watson” applications. These developers are exploring the use of cognitive capabilities of Watson to enhance their business. You can follow the Watson developer site for the latest news and technical how-to guides, API docs, and tools. Or, choose to request access to the Watson Developer Cloud and Watson APIs when they are publicly available. or make a request to participate in the IBM Watson Ecosystem program.
IBM has announced several new IBM Watson technologies that the company hopes will advance the Natural Language Processing (NLP) capabilities within Watson APIs. These new features include advanced sentiment analysis, advanced topic clustering, and summarization tools.
Last week, HP officially launched commercial plans for Haven OnDemand, a machine learning platform that offers developers a suite of APIs they can use to "turn virtually any data into an asset anytime and anywhere." The platform entered beta in 2014 and offers more than offers more than 60 APIs.
IBM continues to push the boundaries of human-machine interaction with its Watson, machine-learning platform. A new set up APIs allow third party software and hardware to leverage the platform. Tone Analyzer, Emotion Analysis, Visual Recognition, and Expressive TTS arrive as the new Watson APIs.
Lazarus Forms is a developer-friendly API that uses A.I. to extract key-value pairs as JSONs from any fax, form, or PDF. It's handwriting compatible and requires no training, meaning it works out of...