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SDK on the Spot: Peppy Pals Educational Apps Teaches Children SEL/EQ Skills
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SDK on the Spot: Peppy Pals Educational Apps Teaches Children SEL/EQ Skills

By: Ashley McManus, Global Marketing Manager; featuring Peppy Pals Founder & CEO Rosie Linder

Affectiva Blog

September 12, 2016

The Emotion Behind Facial Expressions

How do you get a computer to recognize human emotion and facial expressions, just from a video? What if your car knew when you were drowsy, or if a video game adapted based on your reactions? At Affectiva, we use machine learning to solve these problems. Our machine learning system has access to...

November 06, 2014

How we built the world’s largest emotion data repository

By: Rana el Kaliouby, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer

Affectiva has recently reached a major milestone: to date, we have analyzed emotion responses from over 2 million facial videos gathered from people watching media in 75+ countries around the world.

May 29, 2014

A Doll Named Sue

By: Affectiva staff

At Affectiva, we’re often asked about the accuracy and robustness of our facial expression classifiers in real-world conditions.

May 06, 2014

Utilizing Affdex Facial Coding Technology to Capture Emotions on Mobile

 By: Affectiva staff

Nick Langeveld presents "How Facial Coding Will Help Marketers Better Understand Consumers" at the iMedia 2014 Brand Summit.

April 16, 2014

How Many Different Emotions Exist?

By: Affectiva Staff

Ohio State University professor Aleix M. Martinez’s research is the first academic substantiation of compound emotions, which have long been recognized intuitively, or identified explicitly by creative communities of illustrators, actors, and animators.

February 22, 2014

Does Facial Coding Generalize Across Cultures? A Spotlight on Asia

Authors: Rana el Kaliouby, Evan Kodra, Pankaj Jha, Namita Mediratta

This paper recounts the journey that Millward Brown and Affectiva undertook in 2013 to adopt, scale and operationalize Affdex emotion-sensing technology as an integral part of Link tests globally. Challenges and insights are...

November 12, 2013

Face Video Milestone!

By: Affectiva staff

Affectiva just hit a major milestone…we have collected and processed 1 MILLION face videos!

August 19, 2013

Affectiva Helps Advertisers Understand their Audience’s Emotions

By: Affectiva staff

By digitally distinguishing between expressions, Affectiva’s customers — mainly marketing firms — can analyze test subjects’ reactions as they watch ads.