As we have conveyed to you throughout the past couple of months both on this blog and via email, we have a new and improved Thomson Reuters Open Calais™ and our legacy service will be shutting down AUGUST 31, 2015. If you have not already done so, please consider upgrading to the new API as […]
In a piece in Thomson Reuters’ Exchange magazine, our own Ofer Harari spells out the virtues of using Thomson Reuters Intelligent Tagging™ to bring order to the masses of unstructured data on which your company is sitting. This is a great high-level view of how Thomson Reuters Intelligent Tagging™ works to tag your unstructured text […]
PermID.org, Thomson Reuters’ first open data offering, went live on April 21, 2015. As the portal to Thomson Reuters’ information model, PermID.org offers your business the opportunity to enhance and enrich your data by giving you a unique identifier for individual data objects called the permanent identifier or “PermID”. There are three ways to extract […]
Very special thanks to Open Calais user Dan Grossman for updating his PHP code library to play with the new Open Calais API! The library can be found here: http://www.dangrossman.info/open-calais-tags/ https://github.com/dangrossman/PHP-OpenCalais Please let us know if you have any questions. Thanks!
We have received a lot of queries from users about error messages. This blog post attempts to provide some basic recommendations. Open Calais returns messages when it cannot process or complete a transaction due to format or load issues. Such requests are returned in the body of the HTTP response with an HTTP error code. […]
Continuous relevance scores, which were supported by legacy Open Calais have been slightly modified; in the new Open Calais, relevance scores are expressed as discrete values (except for the company entity which is given both discrete and continuous relevance scores). All extracted entities have an associated RelevanceInfo tag that indicates how centric the entity is […]
The new openpermid attribute of the Company and TopmostPublicParentCompany disambiguation types (er/company and er/TopmostPublichParentCompany tags) gives you direct access to high quality, curated Thomson Reuters company data. The attribute value is a direct link to the relevant company page on the Open PermID website (https://permid.org). An example of the openpermid attribute in the Open Calais […]