Sign up


Match Document Document Title
8700385 Providing a task description name space map for the information worker  
Providing for generation of a task oriented data structure that can correlate natural language descriptions of computer related tasks to application level commands and functions is described...
8700386 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program  
There is provided an information processing apparatus including: an acquiring unit acquiring a title of content; an analyzing unit dividing the title into tokens; a calculating unit calculating,...
8700395 Transcription data extraction  
A computer program product, for performing data determination from medical record transcriptions, resides on a computer-readable medium and includes computer-readable instructions for causing a...
8700403 Unified treatment of data-sparseness and data-overfitting in maximum entropy modeling  
A method of statistical modeling is provided which includes constructing a statistical model and incorporating Gaussian priors during feature selection and during parameter optimization for the...
8694304 Semantic clustering and user interfaces  
Semantic clustering techniques are described. In various implementations, a conversational agent is configured to perform semantic clustering of a corpus of user utterances. Semantic clustering may...
8688453 Intent mining via analysis of utterances  
According to example configurations, a speech processing system can include a syntactic parser, a word extractor, word extraction rules, and an analyzer. The syntactic parser of the speech...
8689192 Natural language assertion processor  
A method of processing natural language assertions (NLAs) can include identifying an NLA and then translating that NLA into a verification language assertion (VLA) using a natural language parser...
8682646 Semantic relationship-based location description parsing  
An automated arrangement for parsing location descriptions is provided in which semantic verification is integrated into a parsing process to reduce the generation of false results. The semantic...
8682393 Communication device and method for automatically recording numeric information in speech  
A communication device includes a communication unit, a speech recognition module, and a processor. The communication unit builds a communication between the communication unit and an external...
8682649 Sentiment prediction from textual data  
A semantically organized domain space is created from a training corpus. Affective data are mapped onto the domain space to generate affective anchors for the domain space. A sentiment associated...
8682647 Systems and methods for answering complex questions with mined natural language search results  
Embodiments relate to systems for, and methods of, answering complex questions with mined natural language search results. The systems and methods generally accept a natural language query,...
8676567 Automatic text skimming using lexical chains  
Automatic text skimming using lexical chains may be provided. First, at least one lexical chain may be created from an electronic document. Next, a list of positions within the electronic document...
8676565 Semantic clustering and conversational agents  
Semantic clustering techniques are described. In various implementations, a conversational agent is configured to perform semantic clustering of a corpus of user utterances. Semantic clustering may...
8676568 Information processing apparatus and message extraction method  
A storage unit stores first filter information specifying the formats of messages and second filter information specifying weights for words or phrases. A first search unit selects messages...
8670979 Active input elicitation by intelligent automated assistant  
Methods, systems, and computer readable storage medium related to operating an intelligent automated assistant are disclosed. A user request is received through a conversation interface of the...
8666739 Method for estimating language model weight and system for the same  
Method of the present invention may include receiving speech feature vector converted from speech signal, performing first search by applying first language model to the received speech feature...
8666729 Processing natural language grammar  
Creating and processing a natural language grammar set of data based on an input text string are disclosed. The method may include tagging the input text string, and examining, via a processor, the...
8666730 Question-answering system and method based on semantic labeling of text documents and user questions  
A question-answering system for searching exact answers in text documents provided in the electronic or digital form to questions formulated by user in the natural language is based on automatic...
8660834 User input classification  
Systems and methods of classifying user input are disclosed. The user input can be, for example, in the form of Roman characters. An ambiguous word (e.g., a word that is a non-pinyin word written...
8655647 N-gram selection for practical-sized language models  
Described is a technology by which a statistical N-gram (e.g., language) model is trained using an N-gram selection technique that helps reduce the size of the final N-gram model. During training,...
8655664 Text presentation apparatus, text presentation method, and computer program product  
According to an embodiment, a text presentation apparatus presenting text for a speaker to read aloud for voice recording includes: a text storing unit for storing first text; a presenting unit for...
8655648 Identifying topically-related phrases in a browsing sequence  
Browsing sequence phrase identification technique embodiments are presented that generally extract topically-related phrases from the pages visited by a user in a browsing session. The...
8655646 Apparatus and method for detecting named entity  
An apparatus and method for detecting a named-entity. The apparatus includes a candidate-named-entity extraction module that detects a candidate-named-entity based on an initial learning example...
8655640 Automatic word alignment  
An unsupervised boosting strategy is applied to refining automatic word alignment. In some examples, the strategy improves the quality of automatic word alignment, for example for resource poor...
8650023 Customer review authoring assistant  
An authoring assistant includes a parser which automatically identifies opinion expressions in input text. The text may include an author's review of an item, such as a product or service. A...
8650035 Speech conversion  
A speech conversion system facilitates voice communications. A database comprises a plurality of conversion heuristics, at least some of the conversion heuristics being associated with...
8650026 Methods for creating a phrase thesaurus  
The invention enables creation of grammar networks that can regulate, control, and define the content and scope of human-machine interaction in natural language voice user interfaces (NLVUI). More...
8650022 Method and an apparatus for automatic semantic annotation of a process model  
An apparatus and a method for automated semantic annotation of a process model having model elements named by natural language expressions, wherein said apparatus comprises at least one semantic...
8645121 Language translation of visual and audio input  
The present translation system translates visual input and/or audio input from one language into another language. Some implementations incorporate a context-based translation that uses information...
8645123 Image-based semantic distance  
Image-based semantic distance technique embodiments are presented that involve establishing a measure of an image-based semantic distance between semantic concepts. Generally, this entails...
8639493 Probabilistic natural language processing using a likelihood vector  
A method for natural language processing on a computing device is described. The computing device receives a free text document. The computing device parses the free text document for gross...
8635061 Language identification in multilingual text  
Methods, systems, and media are provided for identifying languages in multilingual text. A document is decoded into a universal representative coding for easier tag manipulation, then broken into...
8635062 Method and apparatus for context-indexed network resource sections  
Techniques to provide context-indexed network resource sections include, in response to receiving first data that describes a network resource, determining a section of a plurality of sections...
8635058 Increasing the relevancy of media content  
The present invention relates to increasing the relevance of media content communicated to consumers who are consuming the media content. In this regard, at least one of a personal device can be...
8630843 Generating snippet for review on the internet  
A method and system for generating snippet for review on the Internet. The method includes the steps of: receiving a review and a set of feedbacks corresponding to the review, where the review...
8630847 Word probability determination  
A word corpus is identified and a word probability value is associated with each word in the word corpus. A sentence is identified, candidate segmentations of the sentence are determined based on...
8630845 Generating snippet for review on the Internet  
A method and system for generating snippet for review on the Internet. The method includes the steps of: receiving a review and a set of feedbacks corresponding to the review, where the review...
8626487 Translation apparatus, translation method, computer program, and recording medium  
It is possible to improve convenience for a user and obtain translation of an original sentence effectively in real time in accordance with display switching of a page. When a control portion...
8626489 Method and apparatus for processing data  
A data processing method and apparatus that may set emotion based on development of a story are provided. The method and apparatus may set emotion without inputting emotion for each sentence of...
8626492 Semantic unit recognition  
A semantic locator determines whether input sequences form semantically meaningful units. The semantic locator includes a coherence component that calculates a coherence of the terms in the...
8626488 Word alignment with bridge languages  
Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for statistical machine translation. In some implementations a method is provided. The method includes receiving multi-lingual parallel...
8626491 Selecting terms in a document  
Determining a mapping between a textual representation in a document and a concept is disclosed. A document is received. A set of candidate textual representations in the document is identified....
8620793 Workflow management system  
A network clearinghouse may be provided that brings together organizations (subjects) requiring outsourcing of a service and service providers (operators). The clearinghouse manages the bidding and...
8620658 Voice chat system, information processing apparatus, speech recognition method, keyword data electrode detection method, and program for speech recognition  
A voice chat system includes a plurality of information processing apparatuses that performs a voice chat while performing speech recognition and a search server connected to the plural information...
8620641 Intelligent elision  
A user interface routine includes an intelligent elision routine having a plurality of language objects, plurality of abbreviation objects, and a plurality of preference objects. Each language...
8620363 Systems and methods for communication of text messages  
A base station determines occupancy of a channel used for message communication and transmits channel occupancy data to access terminals operable to transmit messages via the channel. An access...
8620890 System and method of semantic based searching  
A computer-implemented method is provided for searching documents containing complex bodies of knowledge, such as patents and research papers. The computer-implemented method and related hardware...
8615389 Generation and exploitation of an approximate language model  
A system, method, and computer program for generating and exploiting an approximate language model are provided. The method comprises generating a language model according to an approximate hashing...
8612211 Speech recognition and summarization  
The subject matter of this specification can be embodied in, among other things, a method that includes receiving two or more data sets each representing speech of a corresponding individual...
8612207 Text mining device, method thereof, and program  
Language analysis means 21 analyzes texts read from a text DB 11, and generates a sentence structure as the analysis result. Similar-structure generation adjustment means 25 generates, from an...