Insight4News: Connecting News to Relevant Social Conversations

@inproceedings{Shi2014Insight4NewsCN,
  title={Insight4News: Connecting News to Relevant Social Conversations},
  author={Bichen Shi and Georgiana Ifrim and Neil J. Hurley},
  booktitle={ECML/PKDD},
  year={2014}
}
We present the Insight4News system that connects news articles to social conversations, as echoed in microblogs such as Twitter. Insight4News tracks feeds from mainstream media, e.g., BBC, Irish Times, and extracts relevant topics that summarize the tweet activity around each article, recommends relevant hashtags, and presents complementary views and statistics on the tweet activity, related news articles, and timeline of the story with regard to Twitter reaction. The user can track their own… 
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