Tools to help authors
A number of tools exist on the market that help authors in their research and in particular to write manuscripts and manage research reading.
A few examples of tools that use machine learning techniques to provide assist the author in their research work are:
http://papersapp.com/ - a way to collect research material.
http://www.qiqqa.com/ - manages your reading and annotations.
https://www.sparrho.com/ - a search of published materials that learns from what you read and like and builds collections of related content.
This is just a small sample of the growing number on the market. Tools for assisting the author when writing the manuscript include:
http://beta.manuscriptsapp.com/ - from eLife Labs helps authors write manuscripts.
https://pubref.org/home - pipeline beta to help researchers write and share research.
https://www.authorea.com/ - a collaborative tool for writing manuscripts. Recently they acquired The Winnower, a platform to invite researchers to review your work.