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Cross-lingual Transformation and Summarisation for Portable End-devices with the MEMPHIS toolkit

Walter Kasper; K. Stanoevska; Y. Stavroulas; A. Yannopoulos
In: Proceedings of ASWN-2003, 3rd Workshop on Applications and Services in Wireless Networks. Workshop on Applications and Services in Wireless Networks (ASWN), 2003.


The Memphis Project ( aims at developing a platform for cross-lingual premium content services, targeting mainly portable thin clients, like mobile phones, PDAs, etc. The core of the system is a cross-lingual transformation layer integrating cross-lingual information extraction and summarization of source documents, translation to the customers' target languages as well as multi-lingual generations of documents according to the restrictions and requirements of the various target devices for distribution.