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NEW Identifying an entity associated with an online communication
May 25, 2017 - N°20170149907

An approach is described for identifying an entity associated with a communication in an online environment. A method pertaining to such approach may include receiving a communication within the online environment. The communication may be received via a communications network. The communication may include a plurality of sequential messages. The method further may include facilitating parsing, via natural language processing, ...
NEW Identifying an entity associated with an online communication
May 25, 2017 - N°20170149718

An approach is described for identifying an entity associated with a communication in an online environment. An associated system may include a processor and a memory storing an application program, which, when executed on the processor, performs an operation. The operation may include receiving a communication within the online environment. The communication may include a plurality of sequential messages. The ...
NEW System and method for suggesting actions based upon incoming messages
May 25, 2017 - N°20170149703

A method in accordance with the present disclosure may include receiving a message at a mobile computing device and performing natural language processing (nlp) based interpretation of the message. Embodiments may further include suggesting at least one of an action and an application configured to perform the action, the suggestion based upon, at least in part, the nlp-based interpretation of ...
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NEW Dynamically linking information in a network
May 25, 2017 - N°20170147687

A method for dynamically linking information in a network using natural language processing on a computer system, the information being contained in a message of a user in the network, where a user interface of a user is provided being adapted for receiving and playing natural language input. The method including: (i) recording information from a first user in the ...
NEW Converting data into natural language form
May 25, 2017 - N°20170147566

Converting technical data from field oriented electronic data sources into natural language form is disclosed. An approach includes obtaining document data from an input document, wherein the document data is in a non-natural language form. The approach includes determining a data type of the document data from one of a plurality of data types defined in a detection and conversion ...
NEW Knowledge-based editor with natural language interface
May 25, 2017 - N°20170147557

A computer-implemented method for knowledge based ontology editing, is provided. The method receives a language instance to update a knowledge base, using a computer. The method semantically parses the language instance to detect an ontology for editing. The method maps one or more nodes for the ontology for editing based on an ontology database and the knowledge base. The method ...
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Identifying relevant content contained in message streams that appear to be irrelevant
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170142046

A first level of relevance, to at least one interest of a user, of content within a topic message within a message stream can be determined. Responsive to determining that the first level of relevance, to the at least one interest of the user, of the content within the topic message is below a threshold value, each of a plurality ...
Aggregating redundant messages in a group chat
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170142043

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system, and computer program product for aggregating redundant messages in a group chat. A computer may receive a plurality of messages in a group chat from one or more chat devices. The computer may extract a fact from each of the plurality of messages using natural language processing. The computer may identify ...
Computer-implemented cognitive system for assessing subjective question-answers
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170140277

A cognitive system that automatically assesses subjective answers may be provided. A cognitive engine executing on one or more processors may determine whether a statement parsed from a subjective answer by natural language processing technique is accurate or inaccurate, for each of the plurality of statements based on matching the statement with information associated with a domain of a question ...
System and method for automatically detecting and interactively displaying information about entities, activities, and events ...
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170140057

A method for automatically extracting and organizing information by a processing device from a plurality of data sources is provided. A natural language processing information extraction pipeline that includes an automatic detection of entities is applied to the data sources. Information about detected entities is identified by analyzing products of the natural language processing pipeline. Identified information is grouped into ...
Modifying existing recipes to incorporate additional or replace existing ingredients
International Business Machines Corporation
May 18, 2017 - N°20170139902

Mechanisms are provided for implementing a recipe modification system. The recipe modification system receives a request to modify an existing recipe from a requestor. The request identifies the existing recipe and an ingredient to be added to the existing recipe. The recipe modification system identifies a cluster of recipe elements associated with the ingredient to be added to the existing ...
Answering questions using environmental context
Google Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170133014

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving audio data encoding an utterance and environmental data, obtaining a transcription of the utterance, identifying an entity using the environmental data, submitting a query to a natural language query processing engine, wherein the query includes at least a portion of the transcription and data that ...
Systems and methods for adaptive proper name entity recognition and understanding
Promptu Systems Corporation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170133010

Various embodiments contemplate systems and methods for performing automatic speech recognition (asr) and natural language understanding (nlu) that enable high accuracy recognition and understanding of freely spoken utterances which may contain proper names and similar entities. The proper name entities may contain or be comprised wholly of words that are not present in the vocabularies of these systems as normally ...
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Automated patient chart review system and method
Parkland Center For Clinical Innovation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132371

A computerized method of automated patient chart review includes receiving a selection of a particular patient, automatically parsing at least one document of a patient's medical record having structured data and natural language data, automatically generating a list of variables from the patient's medical record, automatically generating a list of important variables from the list of variables associated with a ...
Multifarious medical consultation options optimizer
International Business Machines Corporation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132367

A natural language input can be received from a user. A computer-understandable meaning of the natural language input can be derived by performing, by a processor, natural language processing on the natural language input. At least one indicated medical symptom can be identified in the natural language input by processing the computer-understandable meaning of the natural language input using artificial ...
Extracting and denoising concept mentions using distributed representations of concepts
International Business Machines Corporation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132288

A method and apparatus are provided for automatically analyzing candidate concepts extracted from a first source text against a reference concept set comprising a plurality of concepts by obtaining a vector representation for each of the concepts in the first concept set and the reference concept set and performing a natural language processing (nlp) analysis comparison of the candidate concepts ...
Apparatus, system, and method for natural language processing
Next It Corporation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132220

User intent may be derived from a previous communication. For example, a text string for user input may be obtained. The text string may include a pronoun. Information from a communication received prior to receipt of the user input may be derived. The information may identify an individual. User intent may be derived from the text string and the information. ...
Using business process model to create machine translation dictionaries
International Business Machines Corporation
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132213

An approach is provided to receive a term that is included in a business process model (bpm) data store with the term being from one natural language. The approach identifies that first descriptive text of the term is not available in the same natural language. A translated version of the term is retrieved from a different natural language stored in ...
Techniques for graph based natural language processing
Facebook, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132212

Techniques for graph based natural language processing are described. In one embodiment an apparatus may comprise a client service component operative on the processor circuit to receive a natural language user request from a device and to execute the natural language user request based on matched one or more objects and a social object relation component operative on the processor ...
Techniques for graph based natural language processing
Facebook, Inc.
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132211

Techniques for graph based natural language processing are described. In one embodiment an apparatus may comprise a client service component operative on the processor circuit to receive a natural language user request from a device and to execute the natural language user request based on matched one or more objects and a social object relation component operative on the processor ...
Identifying word collocations in natural language texts
Abbyy Infopoisk Llc
May 11, 2017 - N°20170132205

Systems and methods for identifying word collocations in natural language texts. An example method comprises: performing, by a computing device, semantico-syntactic analysis of a natural language text to produce a plurality of semantic structures; generating, in view of relationships defined by the semantic structures, a raw list of word combinations; producing a list of collocations by applying a heuristic filter ...