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3XL News: A Cross-lingual News Aggregator and Reader

  • Evgenia Belyaeva
  • Jan Berčič
  • Katja Berčič
  • Flavio FuartEmail author
  • Aljaž Košmerlj
  • Andrej Muhič
  • Aljoša Rehar
  • Jan Rupnik
  • Mitja Trampuš
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9341)

Abstract

We present 3XL News, a multi-lingual news aggregation application for iPad that provides real-time, comprehensive, global and multilingual news coverage. Using methods, developed within the XLike project, for semantic data extraction from news articles and linking of news stories we are able to construct a concise, yet in-depth view of current news stories and their semantic relation. This enables users real-time monitoring of current global events and analysis of diverse reporting in different languages and navigation across related news stories.

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Acknowledgements

This work was funded by the European Union through project XLike (FP7-ICT-2011-288342).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Evgenia Belyaeva
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jan Berčič
    • 1
  • Katja Berčič
    • 1
  • Flavio Fuart
    • 1
    Email author
  • Aljaž Košmerlj
    • 1
  • Andrej Muhič
    • 1
  • Aljoša Rehar
    • 3
  • Jan Rupnik
    • 1
  • Mitja Trampuš
    • 1
  1. 1.Jožef Stefan InstituteLjubljanaSlovenia
  2. 2.JSI International Postgraduate SchoolLjubljanaSlovenia
  3. 3.Slovenian Press AgencyLjubljanaSlovenia

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