Building Better Search

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In speech and writing, how often do we use one term — and only that term — to describe an idea? For example, if you were searching through a document for information relating to a business’ current assets, looking up only “current assets” would mean that you miss out on anything discussing cash, short-term assets,… Read more

Inspiring Hack Projects: ContextCam

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One of our core values as a company is about giving back and supporting our community. We regularly sponsor hackathons (over 10 so far this year!) to encourage students to get started in the exciting world of machine learning. Recently, we sponsored HackPrinceton. We found Waseem Khan’s ContextCam project particularly interesting, so we reached out… Read more

Auto-tagging Interior Design Styles

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Sorting content into categories is a key task for recommendation systems, as well as for general data management. We’ve talked a lot about text data lately — for example, using topic tags to improve article suggestions for your readership, and how you can build a custom text classifier for your specific industry or task. We… Read more

Liberating PDF Data: Introducing Our Newest API

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PDF, or Portable Document Format, files were developed to enable people using different operating systems to open, review, and print files without altering any of the file’s original elements or design. Successful adoption of this format over the years means that there is now a wealth of information stored in PDF files. Extracting that information… Read more

Building a Bot for Better Customer Support

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In a startup, we wear many hats. Operations does a little bit of sales, marketing does a little bit of quality assurance, engineering contributes to the blog…and everyone takes pride in helping out with customer service. For many months, we had one person managing questions we received through our little Intercom chat window (you know,… Read more

Data Science Deployments with Docker

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Deploying machine learning models has always been a struggle. Most of the software industry has adopted the use of container engines like Docker for deploying code to production, but since accessing hardware resources like GPUs from Docker was difficult and required hacky, driver specific workarounds, the machine learning community has shied away from this option.… Read more