Simple Effective Microblog Named Entity Recognition: Arabic as an Example

@inproceedings{Darwish2014SimpleEM,
  title={Simple Effective Microblog Named Entity Recognition: Arabic as an Example},
  author={Kareem Darwish and Wei Gao},
  booktitle={LREC},
  year={2014}
}
Despite many recent papers on Arabic Named Entity Recognition (NER) in the news domain, little work has been done on microblog NER. NER on microblogs presents many complications such as informality of language, shortened named entities, brevity of expressions, and inconsistent capitalization (for cased languages). We introduce simple effective language… CONTINUE READING