A few years ago IBM was touting their Artificial Intelligence, Watson. Then they announced that it would be focused on medicine.
This does not seem to be medicine.
The IBM Watson Personality Insights service uses linguistic analytics to extract a spectrum of cognitive and social characteristics from the text data that a person generates through blogs, tweets, forum posts, and more.
I popped in these blog entries and got my results.
First: Artistic Interests 1 % !!
Second: I don’t see how the big five add up to FIVE. Can’t a computer count?
I’ve known adolescent girls with books on Astrology that could do a better cold reading than this. [Rachel Speare, I am talking to you.]
Perhaps Watson doesn’t get understatement.
Now, computers are good at random number generation. I could sooner believe in that.