How Short is a Piece of String? : The Impact of Text Length and Text Augmentation on Short-text Classification

@inproceedings{Mccartney2017HowSI,
  title={How Short is a Piece of String? : The Impact of Text Length and Text Augmentation on Short-text Classification},
  author={Austin Mccartney and Svetlana Hensman and Luca Longo},
  booktitle={AICS},
  year={2017}
}
Recent increases in the use and availability of short messages have created opportunities to harvest vast amounts of information through machine-based classification. However, traditional classification methods have failed to yield accuracies comparable to classification accuracies on longer texts. Several approaches have previously been employed to extend traditional methods to overcome this problem, including the enhancement of the original texts through the construction of associations with… 

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