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IBM Watson APIs

I have been quite curious about the IBM Watson ecosystem and their set of APIs for quite a long time now, and I have finally found some time to start playing with some of its modules. The ecosystem has numerous APIs that expose functions to solve different problems such as personality detection or machine translation to cite a couple of them. In my particular case, I was more interested on the APIs provided by one of their recently acquired companies, AlchemyAPI, that provides Natural Language Processing (NLP) operations. After looking at all the possible options, I decided to investigate the following set of calls to get an idea of their accuracy and flexibility:

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