Data Mining for Pulsing the Emotion on the Web

  • Jose Enrique Borras-Morell
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 1246)


The Internet is becoming an increasingly important part of our lives. Internet users share personal information and opinions on social media webs expressing their feelings, judgments, feelings or emotions easy. Text mining and information retrieval techniques allow us to explore all this information and discover what the authors’ opinions, claims, or assertions are. A general overview of sentiment analysis’ current approaches and its future challenges, providing basic information on their current trends, is made throughout this chapter.

Key words

Sentiment analysis Natural language processing Data mining Web 2.0 Social web 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of TromsoTromsøNorway

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