Paper: Columbia's Newsblaster: New Features And Future Directions

ACL ID N03-4008
Title Columbia's Newsblaster: New Features And Future Directions
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session System Demonstration
Year 2003
Authors

Columbia’s Newsblaster tracking and summa- rization system is a robust system that clus- ters news into events, categorizes events into broad topics and summarizes multiple articles on each event. Here we outline our most cur- rentworkontrackingeventsoverdays,produc- ing summaries that update a user on new infor- mation about an event, outlining the perspec- tives of news coming from different countries and clustering and summarizing non-English sources.