The StoryFit Blog

Publishers Weekly: BISG Annual Meeting

StoryFit CEO Monica Landers spoke at the BISG Annual Meeting on the State of the Supply Chain: Metadata & Marketing on September 26, 2017 in New York.  Read Monica’s summary of AI in context of the panel here.

Filed Under: BISG, Press/News, Book Industry Study Group, Publishing

Movies May Start Watching You

Tracking Audiences in Real Time May Change What you See on the Screen – In Real Time. In the past few weeks, details of Disney’s recent turn to AI for audience tracking have begun to surface.  Disney is now using AI to actually capture and analyze moviegoers’ facial expressions as they watch a film. The

Filed Under: audience analysis, disney, Movies and Television, facial recognition

How AI Can Select Better Titles for Novels

How artificial intelligence selects book titles readers are more likely to purchase Have you read Trimalchio in West Egg? Probably. But you know it better by its published name, The Great Gatsby. Did the new title make it a better book? No, but Scribners, the publisher of the 1905 F. Scott Fitzgerald novel, decided their

Filed Under: predictive analytics, book titles, consumer trends, narrative analysis, natural language processing, Publishing

Sentiment Analysis & Book Publishing

A few weeks ago, I talked to our developers about a phrase I heard them throwing around a lot: Sentiment Analysis. Once they finished their explanation, I immediately asked them to do a write up for the blog. This is fascinating! The people must know! And…they gave me a blank stare, a kind smile and

Filed Under: Publishing, sentiment analysis, editorial analysis, linear regression, machine learning

Disruptor Daily: How AI Can Invigorate Publishing

Guest Post by StoryFit CEO Monica Landers on Disruptor Daily So many books, movies, TV series, and multimedia adaptations published by so many studios, publishing houses, and individuals: there have never been so many stories to tell. The pipeline is full; inboxes are overflowing. And audiences are clamoring for … well, what are they, in fact,

Filed Under: AI, Disruptor Daily, Publishing