Natural Language Processing

Natural Language Processing in Python 3 Using NLTK

This tutorial covers the basics of natural language processing (NLP) in Python by building a Named Entity Recognition (NER) using TF-IDF.

Almost Human: Alibaba AI Ranks First in Visual Dialog Challenge

In this article, we will highlight Alibaba's Artificial Intelligence (AI) team's achievement in the recent Visual Dialog Challenge – a feat comparable to humans.

Ali-Perseus: Unified and Distributed Communication Framework for Deep Learning

In this article, we discuss how Ali-Perseus can help create a highly optimized and unified distributed communication framework for deep learning on Alibaba Cloud.

Why You Should Use FlashText Instead of RegEx for Data Analysis

When it comes to data analysis, FlashText is a much faster and reliable tool for performing search and replace.

Perseus-BERT: Industry-leading BERT Training Solution Optimized for Performance

Perseus is a distributed training framework designed by Alibaba that is optimized for Alibaba Cloud's infrastructure, removing pain points for BERT implementation.

Simplifying Marketing with AI: Introducing Alimama's New Ad Tech

In this article, we will introduce Alimama's new marketing and ad optimization platforms, TMOP and XDL, and discuss how AI helps improve the effectiveness of marketing.

Beebot – Alibaba Cloud's Intelligent Customer Service Platform

This blog provides an overview of Alibaba Cloud's Beebot and discusses how it combines machine learning, big data, and NLP to transform the customer service experience.

How Alibaba Cloud Evaluates Customer Product Reviews on Alibaba E-Commerce Platform

This article explains the process that Alibaba Cloud follows to analyze and improve the customer product reviews using NLP on Alibaba e-commerce platform.

Self-Attention Mechanisms in Natural Language Processing

This article explores various forms of Attention Mechanisms in Natural Language Processing (NLP) and their applications in multiple areas such as machine translation tasks.

Alibaba Discloses Future Plans for IoT and Intelligent Voice Systems

Yan Zhijie, Senior Staff Algorithm Engineer of Alibaba Group recently delivered a keynote speech around the developments of AI, IoT, and voice-based intelligent systems at the AITech2018 Conference.

Introduction to Alibaba Cloud Intelligent Service Robot

In this article, we take a quick look at the history of chatbots, and introduce the features of Alibaba Cloud's Intelligent Service Robot.

Interview with Dr. Yu Kai of AISpeech – The Importance of Naturalness in Natural Language Processing

Dr. Yu Kai of AISpeech discusses how the advances in the natural language processing (NLP) have improved human-machine interactions and how the technology will evolve in the coming years.

Lessons Learned at the 2017 CIKM AnalytiCup Machine Learning Competition

The CIKM AnalytiCup Machine Learning Competition is a platform to explore how different AI algorithms compete against each other in solving real-world problems.

Breaking the Communication Barriers with Natural Language Processing (NLP)

With advancements in artificial intelligence, human-computer interactions are becoming increasingly pervasive.

5 Major AI Trends of 2018

AI-based applications are transforming the way humans and machines interact and function in today’s connected economy.