HNProfile.com is a demonstration of the Metacortex.
Metacortex identifies & organizes
the knowledge and mood of people
within any organization or network.
This enables the search of expertise & content, mood tracking,
trends, and more. Accessible through either a web interface or API.
was a large company, with many remote workers and dispersed teams:
- How would you identify duplicate work?
- Who has expertise in the area you need help in?
- Where is documentation about an internal project?
- How is company moral?
- How do people feel about Java?
- etc, etc...
That's where Metacortex comes in!
Just send discussions to the
ingestion API, it automatically
identifies expertise, ranks content, track moral, and more.
For more technical details, see
how it works.
In addition to search, it's also possible to use the
APIs to integrate into third party applications, such as:
- Duplicate effort notifications
- Employee satisfaction monitoring
- Insider threat detection
- Team management
We achieve this by categorizing experts online and analyzing their discussions
and more generally
We call our algorithm ExpertRank, paying homage to
Note: The current system only has Hacker News comments,
these only consist of a few comments a week (max) for the typical user.
Imagine this system in a company, with hundreds of more comments per user per week.
The systems accuracy grows substantionally.
We have years of experience working on high priority problems at Fortune
100 companies as full stack engineers and data scientists. We often
wrangling large amounts of data with the latest technology.
Founder - CEO
Expertise in signal processing, big data applications and
Experienced designer, with experience in UI/UX design
Former CTO / Consultant
Based in the San Francisco Bay Area with expertise
in application development and system architecture