GeoNames’ Inside

Using the same modus operandi as Wikipedia, we just included much of GeoNames‘ 8 million entries into YooName. Our lexicons increased by 750%, to more than 3,000,000 named entities.

YooName is now powered by: Powered by GeoNames and Powered by Wikipedia

Did you know these common words could stand for city/town names?

One Response to “GeoNames’ Inside”

  1. What is a Named Entity? « YooName - named entity recognition Says:

    […] expanded the number of type to 100, as guided by our definition. We calculated that less than 1% of the millions of entities we have are ambiguous with sets of words that are not handled so far. The problem is that this 1% […]

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