Investigating the Impact Factors for Event Detection Using Web Search Engines

@article{Xu2013InvestigatingTI,
  title={Investigating the Impact Factors for Event Detection Using Web Search Engines},
  author={Zheng Xu and Xiangfeng Luo and Xiao Wei and Lin Mei},
  journal={2013 IEEE 16th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering},
  year={2013},
  pages={580-587}
}
Online popular events, which are constructed from news stories using the techniques of Topic Detection and Tracking (TDT), bring convenience to users who intend to see what is going on through the Internet. Recently, the web is becoming an important event information provider and poster due to its real-time, open, and dynamic features. However, it is difficult to detect events since the huge scale and dynamics of the internet. In this paper, we define the novel problem of investigating impact… CONTINUE READING