AAAI Publications, Workshops at the Twenty-Sixth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence

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Machine-Learning for Spammer Detection in Crowd-Sourcing
Harry Halpin, Roi Blanco

Last modified: 2012-07-15


Over a series of evaluation experiments conducted using naive judges recruited and managed via Amazon's Mechanical Turk facility using a task from information retrieval (IR), we show that a SVM shows itself to have a very high accuracy when the machine-learner is trained and tested on a single task and that the method was portable from more complex tasks to simpler tasks, but not vice versa.


spammer, machine-learning, crowdsourcing

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