Named entity recognition

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Named Entity Recognition (NER) is the process of identifying and extracted named entities such as People, Places, Things and Time from natural language documents.

Named Entity Recognition is a growing part of computer forensics. Please see Wikipedia's article on Named entity recognition for complete information. The remainder of this article stresses aspects of NER that are relevant to current forensics practice and research.



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