Named Entity Recognition in Texts using 'NameTag'

Wraps the 'nametag' library <>, allowing users to find and extract entities (names, persons, locations, addresses, ...) in raw text and build your own entity recognition models. Based on a maximum entropy Markov model which is described in Strakova J., Straka M. and Hajic J. (2013) <>.


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0.1.1 by Jan Wijffels, a year ago

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Authors: Jan Wijffels [aut, cre, cph] , BNOSAC [cph] , Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics , Faculty of Mathematics and Physics , Charles University in Prague , Czech Republic [cph] , Milan Straka [ctb, cph] , Jana Strakov√° [ctb, cph]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MPL-2.0 license

Imports Rcpp, utils

Suggests udpipe

Linking to Rcpp

See at CRAN