Provided by: International Journal of Computer and Information Technology (IJCIT)
Topic: Big Data
Date Added: Nov 2013
The existence of the World Wide Web (WWW) has caused an information explosion. Readers are overloaded with lengthy text documents where a shorter version would suffice. Text summarization is the process of distilling the most important information from a source to produce an abridged version for a particular user and task. When this is done by means of a computer, i.e. automatically, it is called as automatic text summarization. In this paper, a custom summary is introduced based on key words or field of interest that a user determine or select.