Towards tagging and categorization for micro-blogs

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dc.contributor.author Garcia Esparza, Sandra
dc.contributor.author O'Mahony, Michael P.
dc.contributor.author Smyth, Barry
dc.date.accessioned 2010-10-13T15:31:15Z
dc.date.available 2010-10-13T15:31:15Z
dc.date.issued 2010-08-30
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/2517
dc.description Paper presented at the 21st National Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science (AICS 2010), Galway, Ireland, 30 August - 1 September, 2010 en
dc.description.abstract Abstract. Micro-blogging services are becoming very popular among users who want to share local or global news, their knowledge or their opinions on the real-time web. Lately, users are also using these services to search for information, and some services include tag or category information to better facilitate search. However, these tags are typically free-form in nature with users permitted to adopt their own conventions without restriction, which can make the set of tags noisy and sparse. A solution to this problem is to recommend tags (or categories) to users. Our work represents an initial study in the recommendation of categories for short-form messages in order to provide for better search and message filtering. In particular, we describe how such real-time web data can be used as a source of indexing and retrieval information for category recommendation. An evaluation performed on two different micro-blogging datasets indicates that promising performance is achieved by our approach. en
dc.description.sponsorship Science Foundation Ireland en
dc.description.uri Conference details en
dc.description.uri http://aics.nuigalway.ie/ en
dc.format.extent 663172 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.relation.requires CLARITY Research Collection en
dc.subject Micro-blogs en
dc.subject Categorisation en
dc.subject Tagging en
dc.subject Recommendation en
dc.subject.lcsh Blogs en
dc.subject.lcsh Blogs--Classification en
dc.subject.lcsh User-generated content en
dc.subject.lcsh Recommender systems (Information filtering) en
dc.title Towards tagging and categorization for micro-blogs en
dc.type Conference Publication en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.status Peer reviewed en
dc.neeo.contributor Garcia Esparza|Sandra|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Mahony|Michael P.|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Smyth|Barry|aut| en
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