Predictive Analytics
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Social Media Insights from Predictive Analytics

ThemosKalafatis - September 27, 2010

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Data Mining
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Banks, Risk Disclosure and Text Analytics

ThemosKalafatis - August 31, 2010

A UK-based MSc student of Kingston Business School - Christos Gkemitzis- had an idea for his MSc project which immediately caught my attention : Use Text Analytics…

Predictive Analytics
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Concept Trending : A Glimpse into the future?

ThemosKalafatis - June 29, 2010

In the previous post some ideas were presented on the trends of Text Analytics. Analyzing and extracting knowledge from text is a hard thing, whether this involves…

Data Mining
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The future and trends of Text Analytics

ThemosKalafatis - May 19, 2010

I recently attended a GATE seminar on the University of Sheffield. Having used GATE for quite some time now, i was happy to see that the GATE…

Data Mining
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Predictive Analytics and Politics – Part 2

ThemosKalafatis - May 6, 2010

In the previous post we have seen an example of analyzing messages sent from citizens regarding a new taxation plan. We identified some correlations between keywords and…

Data Mining
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Predictive Analytics and Politics – Part 1

ThemosKalafatis - March 17, 2010

One of the most interesting applications of Data/Text Mining and Information Extraction is Politics. I started collecting information from various blogs, websites and forums and applying Information…

Data Mining
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Building a Knowledge Hub

ThemosKalafatis - December 30, 2009

The web is a huge source of information. It stores facts, thoughts, feelings and intentions of people. It also records what people like and what they don't…

Data Mining
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The sentiment on US Economy from Twitter

ThemosKalafatis - November 2, 2009

Is the economic crisis over? What is the sentiment of people regarding US Economy and the future? These are some of the questions that many people ask…

Data Mining
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Mining the Tweets

ThemosKalafatis - October 12, 2009

I received through my Google Alerts a very interesting article: Twitter is in talks with Microsoft and Google regarding the use of data mining technology on user…

Data Mining
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A computer program predicts Viral Tweets

ThemosKalafatis - August 5, 2009

In the previous post we have seen that the author of a Tweet is the most important factor for making a viral Tweet. This time we will…