Category: Text Analytics

Threat Intelligence by Recorded Future: When Getting Lost In Translation Isn’t An Option

In the movies, the villains always speak English, or viewers have subtitles. But in the real world of cyber attacks and threats, there’s no translation. That’s why Recorded Future relies on Basis Technology’s Rosette to do deep-dive analysis in English, French, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Farsi, and Arabic. Analyzing both the web and dark web, Recorded […]

Diffeo, A Winning Data Fusion Solution

Football blaring on the TV. A turkey carcass. Half a pumpkin pie. Sleepy people on the sofa. That’s disparate data the average person can add up to a post-Thanksgiving afternoon. If you’re the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), disparate data looks like geospatial hazard data, water quality data, data from the World Food Program, FAA images […]

Is the 2016 presidential campaign as negative as it feels?

2016 has been called the most contentious presidential campaign in US history. Is it? Rosette takes the sentiment temperature on Twitter to find out. Fervor on social media is peaking as both candidates’ approval ratings are at record breaking lows. If you’re active on any major social network, you’ve seen the surge of heated political […]

Customer spotlight: Attivio

Having Rosette under the hood allows Attivio to power multilingual search for nonprofit educational organization Who doesn’t love to see their hard work put to good use? We were thrilled to see our longstanding customer Attivio in the news for supporting SCOLA, a nonprofit organization devoted to language learning and cultural understanding. SCOLA implemented Attivio’s […]

El Sentimiento Real sobre Huracán Matthew

What are people saying about Hurricane Matthew? English tweets only give you 60% of the picture. As the winds of Hurricane Matthew march up the Florida coast, real-time social media monitoring is the only reporting that matches it for speed. Armed with the power of smartphones, the public has increasingly become the front line of […]

The Hype of Sentiment Analysis: a cautionary tale

Since attending Sentiment Analysis Symposium last month, we’ve been musing on where we see sentiment-focused text analytics headed next. While we’re excited by industry innovation so far, there’s still a few areas where current offerings are lagging behind the hype. Sentiment analysis can be an incredibly powerful tool, but only when applied to the right […]

Brexit on a Global Scale

Do you have a truly global perspective on the aftermath of the UK’s Brexit? In the event you missed it, the United Kingdom shocked the world early this morning when they elected to be the first country to leave the European Union. The decision will begin a protracted process of re-negotiating trade, business, and political […]

Basis Technology engineers help secure thrilling win at DI2E Plugfest 2016

  We’re always proud of our team’s work, but all the more so when they create new technology with the potential to help our government and armed forces. At the start of this month, Basis Technology’s government services team presented at the DoD’s annual DI2E Plugfest competition. Eleven weeks of hard work and collaboration with […]