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Computer Languages

Hi everyone! I know it’s been awhile since I posted but this semester of school has been rough. Currently I’m finishing up my BA in Linguistics with a Certificate in TESOL while also starting my MA in Linguistics. 267 more words


Machine Learning with Movies, Part I: Setting Up Your Database

I gave up on cable about 9 years ago when I moved to NYC. It was expensive, and NYC was expensive enough already for a college student who sold luggage for a living (true story). 1,194 more words


Behind Cortana: How Microsoft aims to stand out with its personal assistant

SAN FRANCISCO — You might not know when you use a Windows Phone with Microsoft’s new Cortana personal digital assistant, but lots and lots of computing is happening silently to make it all work. 720 more words


Desti Natural Search Comes of Age

Over the last couple of years, we’ve been playing with various user interface for iPad based (really – keyboard / screen / touch based) natural language interaction. 32 more words

UD professor presented award for natural language processing work

UD professor presented award for natural language processing work

The Association for Mathematics of Language (SIGMOL) honored the University of Delaware’s Vijay K. Shanker with the inaugural S.Y. 45 more words

Big Data

Duolingo, the language learning service, raises $20 million

A princely sum goes to the company with a mission to teach the world a new language.

FORTUNE – Duolingo, the company and free application that teaches people languages through game-like activities, announced on Tuesday that it raised $20 million in a funding round led by the Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. 706 more words