Monthly Archives: May 2011

Google Predictor API – release 1.2

The Google Predictor API V1.2 is out!

“The Prediction API provides pattern-matching and machine learning capabilities. Given a set of data examples to train against, you can create applications that can perform the following tasks:

  • Given a user’s past viewing habits, predict what other movies or products a user might like.
  • Categorize emails as spam or non-spam.
  • Analyze posted comments about your product to determine whether they have a positive or negative tone.
  • Guess how much a user might spend on a given day, given his spending history.

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There are libraries and sample code for Bash, Java, .Net, Python, Ruby, …

For details of samples look at guide


As alternative, for Long Term Prediction over Time Series, you can have a look at Strategico.