The Gender Genie


Inspired by an article in The New York Times Magazine, the Gender Genie, at 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
Via Mefi.


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_URL