Category: Rosette Cloud

Evolution and Formation of Hebrew Names and Nicknames

Like many other languages and cultures, Hebrew names have been influenced by languages of countries where Jewish people lived, but also by the fact that within the last half century, Hebrew became a living language again, with native speakers creating their own unique naming traditions. This blog will focus on Jewish names in Hebrew and […]

How to Write Annotation Guidelines for Entity Extraction

Solid annotation guidelines are an essential requirement for producing good training data. These guidelines distinguish correct from incorrect results, define the task and ensure that the annotation process is reliable and repeatable for independent human annotators.

Rosette 1.17.0 Release: Hebrew Name Translation, French Semantic Similarity, Robust Address Matching

Recent Rosette® Cloud and Enterprise releases (1.17.0, 1.16.1) bring expanded language coverage to name translation and semantic similarity, and ease of use to the address matching capability within Rosette Name Indexer. We have also made improvements to Arabic-Arabic and Arabic-English name matching, as well as better morphological analysis in various languages. Hebrew name translation Name […]

Building a More Useful Hebrew Transliteration Scheme

When the Rosette® Name Translator team set out to build a Hebrew-to-Latin character translator, one of the first considerations was: Which Hebrew transliteration standard should we use? As the joke goes, “Standards are great because there are so many to choose from.” The existing Hebrew transliteration standards, ISO 259-2:1994 and UNGEGN (United Nations Group of […]

How Data Annotation Works: Inside NLP and Search, Part IV

Interested search technology—or AI generally? Over the next four weeks, we’re going to take an in-depth (and interesting!) look at the technology that makes modern search tick. This week, we’re breaking down step by step how data annotation works. How Entity Annotation Works It should come as no surprise that an entity extractor requires a […]

Why Data & Data Annotation Make or Break AI: Inside NLP and Search, Part III

Interested search technology—or AI generally? Over the next four weeks, we’re going to take an in-depth (and interesting!) look at the technology that makes modern search tick. Today we’re digging into data and how it’s prepared. Data: The Building Blocks of AI Machine-learning algorithms don’t just spring from nothing. Before they can extract or link […]

Entity Linking and Too Many (Tim) Cooks: Inside NLP and Search, Part II

Interested search technology—or AI generally? Over the next four weeks, we’re going to take an in-depth (and interesting!) look at the technology that makes modern search tick. This week, we’re talking all about entity linking. Linking This involves two steps. The first is entity linking, which correctly ties each extracted entity to a knowledge base […]

Natural Language Processing Search Engines

Interested search technology—or AI generally? Over the next four weeks, we’re going to take an in-depth (and interesting!) look at the technology that makes modern search tick. Let’s dive in with a look at the role AI plays in modern search engines. Introduction to Natural Language Processing and Search Engines Modern search results are remarkable. […]