AAAI Publications, Twenty-Fourth International FLAIRS Conference

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Geotagging Tweets Using Their Content
Sharon Myrtle Paradesi

Last modified: 2011-03-20


Harnessing rich, but unstructured information on social networks in real-time and showing it to relevant audience based on its geographic location is a major challenge. The system developed, TwitterTagger, geotags tweets and shows them to users based on their current physical location. Experimental validation shows a performance improvement of three orders by TwitterTagger compared to that of the baseline model.

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