The company's software understands natural language.
Israeli start-up Linguistic Agents Ltd. has won “ComputerWorld’s” 2007 Horizon Award. The firm, one of ten honorees, was noted its for innovative software. The company's flagship product is software that understands natural language.
“ComputerWorld” said the award was for Linguistic Agents innovation Streaming Logic technology, which makes it possible for computers to understand human language for the first time and respond accordingly. The technology takes expressions in natural language and analyzes them in a logical way to understand the meaning of the sentence. The software enables the integration of the sentences in various applications.
Linguistic Agents CEO Sasson Margaliot founded the company in 1999. The company joins this year’s select group of Horizon Award winners, which includes Hewlett Packard Co. (NYSE:HPQ) and Stanford University.
Published by Globes [online], Israel business news - www.globes.co.il - on August 21, 2007
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