UMBC ebiquity

Collecting user annotations using Amazon Mechanical Turk and CrowdFlower

Speaker: Anand Karandikar

Start: Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 10:15AM

End: Tuesday, March 09, 2010, 11:15AM

Location: ITE 325B

Abstract: Will Murnane and Anand Karandikar will talk about using Amazon Mechanical Turk and CrowdFlower systems to collect user annotations for NER task on Twitter statuses. These annotations will help towards developing better named entity recognizers for domains such as Twitter and Facebook.

Web Site: http://my.dimdim.com/ebiquity/

Tags: social media, named entity recognition, amazon mechanical turk, crowdflower

Host: Tim Finin

 

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  1. (Event) Collecting user annotations using Amazon Mechanical Turk and CrowdFlower has PowerPoint slides (Resource) crowdsourcing research data
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