@strubell strubell released this Apr 8, 2016 · 66 commits to master since this release

Assets 4


  • Major rewrite of NLP pipeline
  • Many miscellaneous improvements and fixes


  • Many performance and speed improvments improvements to NER
  • Rewritten, ~2x faster dependency parser
  • Rewritten hierarchical cross-document coreference
  • Rewritten universal schema relation extraction model and epistemological database
  • Faster tokenization with JFlex (50x faster, ~500k tokens/second on modest machine)
  • Improvements to model, lexicon, and other resource finding and loading
  • New name parser

Linear Algebra

  • Several bug fixes to sparse tensors


  • Support for simple constraints in optimization (projected gradient)
  • Support for different constraints, regularization, and optimizers over different feature template subsets
  • Added support for grid-searching subsets when optimizing hyperparameters
  • Bug fixes to Exponentiated Gradient


  • LiteChainModel class for simple chain CRFs


  • Improved unit- and integration-testing coverage
  • Improved serialization
Dec 3, 2014
updated to 1.1.1
Nov 14, 2014
[maven-release-plugin] copy for tag factorie-1.1
Sep 16, 2013
[maven-release-plugin] copy for tag factorie-1.0.0-M7
Jul 18, 2013
[maven-release-plugin] copy for tag factorie-1.0.0-M6