The new version will combine the traditional dictionary approach with a more advanced sociolinguistic approach to deliver unmatched precision in all the main languages/cultures/geographies/alphabets. It will be deployed in September or earlier.
In the meantime, you can already try our current API v0.0.14 offering one of the largest international dictionary (~800 thousand names), with its limitations but already excellent accuracy.
Thanks to Ori Pekelman for the invitation, I was happy to discover this vibrant community of DataScientists! However, this is yet another profession where women are scarce. You can get the full presentation here 20140626_ParisDataGeeks_Pitch_vF.pdf in PDF format or online here.
NamSor™ Applied Onomastics is a European vendor of Name Recognition Software (NamSor sorts names). NamSor mission is to help understand international flows of money, ideas and people.
Reach us at: firstname.lastname@example.org