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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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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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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Decision making with VERN

As humans, we include a lot of emotional content when we communicate with one another.  V.E.R.N. allows us to not only have a better understanding of the emotions being conveyed but also allows for us to develop tools to help us respond.  V.E.R.N. results include a confidence rating on a scale of 0 – 100% […]

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Howdy from the Tech Team!

While the marketing folks and communications scientists are off doing their respective thing, we thought you might enjoy a brief behind-the-scenes peek at the sorts of things that we’re doing to make VERN awesome to use. Specifically, we’re going to talk about VERN integration, brag a bit about speed, and we’ll talk a bit about […]

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The proof is in the pudding

We’ve spent a lot of time talking about how V.E.R.N. can work to detect emotion, and different ways in which it can aid technology to build the future of interactions. We thought that for this blog post, we’d actually show you a few examples from various sources. Because, you know, seeing is believing. You’ll see […]

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