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June 2019
This year has been a busy year for the DALI team analysing and publishing results from Phrase Detectives, including releasing the second version of the annotated corpus. Read the latest publications about the project on the about page.
April 2019
Head office confirm prizes will be continuing into 2019. Great news for you hard working players!
December 2018
We're back! The geeks have been working hard to produce a new version of Phrase Detectives that takes the best bits of the Facebook version (RIP) and updates the original game. Phrase Detectives version 2 may have a few teething problems as players are integrated over so get in contact is something odd happens and we'll get it fixed.
Sept 2018
The team met up at Queen Mary University to discuss progress of Year 2 in the DALI project. Some of our goals are well ahead, which is great news.
May 2018
The team ran a workshop at LREC'18 called Games4NLP where researchers and game developers got together to share ideas.
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593 documents completed

The most recent was The Capture Of Father Time (L. Frank Baum) completed by julie3164 on 01 Jun 2021

The last document to be worked on was Henry Moore (Wikipedia) by Hawkeye