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Fast and Accurate Annotation of Short Texts with Wikipedia Pages
January/February 2012 (vol. 29 no. 1)
pp. 70-75
Paolo Ferragina, University of Pisa
Ugo Scaiella, University of Pisa
Several recent software systems have been designed to obtain novel annotation of cross-referencing text fragments and Wikipedia pages. Tagme is state of the art in this setting and can accurately manage short textual fragments (such as snippets of search engine results, tweets, news, or blogs) on the fly.

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Index Terms:
content analysis and indexing, intelligent Web services and Semantic Web, knowledge management, natural language processing
Citation:
Paolo Ferragina, Ugo Scaiella, "Fast and Accurate Annotation of Short Texts with Wikipedia Pages," IEEE Software, vol. 29, no. 1, pp. 70-75, Jan.-Feb. 2012, doi:10.1109/MS.2011.122
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