The Gender Genie

Inspired by an article in The New York Times Magazine, the Gender Genie, at bookblog.net uses an algorithm developed by Moshe Koppel, Bar-Ilan University in Israel, and Shlomo Argamon, Illinois Institute of Technology, to predict the gender of an author. Read more about the algorithm at nature.com. Via Mefi.

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Gender Genie

Doesn't specify how much text is required, and so far in journals and blogs it's been wrong about 1/2 the time, which makes it no better than chance -0 and not living up to it's 80% accuracy rate.-- Ender, Duke_of_URLi

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