IBM’s Watson can detect attitude in your writing

Artificial Intelligence , Big Data , Communications & Marketing , Human Futures and AI , Rudy de Waele

The latest tool in IBM’s cognitive computing platform can help you analyse the way your words come across to others.

To read a message and to judge the tone conveyed in the message comes naturally to humans. But, at times, the tone may be overlooked, undesired, or not conveyed well by the author. Can a computer detect the tones conveyed in a message accurately and automatically? Helping humans assess and refine tone in written communication is an interesting challenge in the Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Sciences fields. Now IBM Watson, is beginning to answer this question…

Read the announcement here.

Posted by Rudy de Waele aka @mtrends / shift2020.com

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