The official API.AI iOS SDK provides resources to run the demo application and integrate this iOS SDK into an application. Developers who work with natural language processing, machine learning, and recognition projects can benefit from this kit, created by author Dmitriy Kuragin. On GitHub, users can find a series of steps to initialize CocoaPods, initialize audio session, and initialize the SDK.
Named-Entity Recognition involves identifying an entity in a text and assigning it a class label. These classifications can include People, Locations, and Organisations, among others depending on the tool. This comparison looks at the performance of 10 natural language processing APIs.
Google has announced that its neural machine translation system is now generally available via the Google Cloud Translation API. The company also announced that neural machine translation now supports seven new languages including English to and from Russian, Polish, Hebrew, and Arabic.
IBM transitioned its Bluemix natural language interface (Watson Conversation) from Experimental to GA. The move suggests that IBM has tweaked the cutting edge technology to a level of service that supports real-time, production environments. The service enables automated interaction with users.