VERN compared to WASSA 2017 – Shared Task on Emotion Intensity

As part of our on-going process of testing, improvements, and comparisons to human and computer derived emotional models we scour sources for data. One of the more interesting datasets that we have encountered is the WASSA 2017 Shared Task on Emotion Intensity. Twenty-two teams participated in the shared task, with the best system obtaining a […]

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How VERN works for your marketing bridge

VERN works in dozens of use cases and any scenario where people and computers interact. From marketing to healthcare, from chatbots and robots to intelligent automation, VERN is a compelling technology to assist your AI goals in conversational AI, OCR/ICR, threat recognition, and more. With VERN AI for your marketing initiatives: Analyze emotions in real-time […]


Don’t FEAR the VERN (new fear response detector launched)

The only thing we have to fear…is fear itself. Those words spoken by President Franklin D. Roosevelt ring throughout time. Fear is a real thing, it influences human thought and emotional reactions, feelings, and subsequently communication. It’s essential to learning, to survival, and to our own relationships with each other and with the world around […]


VERN Process and Example

Recently we were asked to put together an engineering flow chart to show how the VERN API process works in your NLP stacks. Clients want to know how the VERN API can be used with their systems. So, we’ve provided an example of a phrase taken from customer service interactions (chatbots) showing how a phrase […]

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What is love?

VERN AI released our new euphoric condition predictor: Love and affection. Love and affection, which is conceptualized as an alignment of the individual’s personal goals with the object of affection. With this, affection towards objects, people, brands, ideas…can be predicted.   “I am so excited to wear my new shirt it’s clean, bright, and fits […]


V.E.R.N. Version 0.9.2 Release Notes Feb 14 2022

We’re announcing our next release of VERN AI API, V.E.R.N. Version 0.9.2. This is an update to the JSON Response Object In preparation for future development, we have made an adjustment to the JSON response object that is returned as part of the analysis. We have implemented several changes to remove many of the false […]

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Love me, Love me not…how VERN detects Love & Affection

Love…what a many splendored thing! We have been hard at work researching the phenomena of communications, and specifically working on euphoric emotional states Love and Affection. Most of our clients have requested detection of the dysphoric emotional states-namely anger and sadness; but the detection isn’t a complete picture. As we state in our other blogs, […]


CEO of VERN talks with Derek Little of Technology Trailblazers about Emotional AI

This week VERN CEO¬† Craig Tucker spoke with Editor-In-Chief Derek Little of Technology Blazers Club about the genesis of VERN and how it works to separate itself from the limitations of sentiment analysis in the market today. The podcast started off with Mr. Tucker giving his background in communications and computer science and specifically […]

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VERN emotional recognition AI enables system understanding of human emotions.

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