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TSD: A Proposed Algorithm for Solving Tags Ambiguity

  • Hend S. Al-Khalifa
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Abstract

Tags used to describe web resources bookmarked in social bookmarking services are considered ambiguous without the existence of a proper context. In this paper, we describe an algorithm that uses the semantic relationships in an ontology to resolve the ambiguity in people’s tags.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hend S. Al-Khalifa
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  1. 1.College of Computer and Information SystemsKing Saud UniversitySaudi Arabia

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