Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are all the buzz, and are already instrumental in vastly improving our lives.
Super-intelligent machines will not grow a mind of their own or take over humans, but they will helps us automate repetitive or time-consuming tasks. Along with aiding exploration in dangerous or inaccessible areas, AI is beneficial to reducing human error from fatigue, emotional reactions, or strict time constraints.
Natural Language Processing is a field of Artificial Intelligence
which focuses on computers processing and understanding human language in context.
NLP is at the center of the AI and ML revolution.
The benefits include customer service and reputation monitoring, which utilize methods like speech recognition, question answering, and sentiment analysis.
NLP is instrumental in processing free text medical information and subsequently furthering knowledge representation. This enables the existence of clinical decision support systems which leads to faster and more accurate medical diagnoses.