Employing Information Extraction for Building Mobile Applications

Daoud M. Daoud, Samir Abou El-Seoud


We describe a SMS-based information system called CATS, which allows posting and searching through free Arabic text using Information Extraction (IE) technology. We discuss the challenges of applying IE technology for unedited real Arabic text. In addition, we describe the structure of this system and our approach to produce an open robust system capable of including more sub domains with the minimum effort.


Information Extraction, Arabic Language Processing, Classified Ads, Attribute Based Searching.

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International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) – eISSN: 1865-7923
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