25.4258, Software: WebAnno 2

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LINGUIST List: Vol-25-4258. Mon Oct 27 2014. ISSN: 1069 - 4875.

Subject: 25.4258, Software: WebAnno 2

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Date: Mon, 27 Oct 2014 22:05:29
From: Richard Eckart de Castilho [eckart at ukp.informatik.tu-darmstadt.de]
Subject: WebAnno 2

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We are pleased to announce the release of

WebAnno 2 (v2.0.10) (http://webanno.googlecode.com/)
a web-based annotation tool for a wide range of annotations.

Major improvements since WebAnno 1
- added ability to create custom annotation layers
- added ability to have an arbitrary number of features on annotations
- added automatic prediction of span annotations
- improved support for chain/set annotations
- improved support for TCF
- improved performance of the annotation UI
- new WebAnno tab-separated file format

A brand new set of tutorial videos for WebAnno 2 is available on
YouTube (http://goo.gl/MrmHNY).

You can test WebAnno 2 on our public demo.
URL : https://maggie.lt.informatik.tu-darmstadt.de/webanno/
Username: guest
Password: guest

The new version can be downloaded from Google Code
Please observe the upgrade and installation instructions.

License and System requirements
WebAnno is provided as open source software under the
Apache License version 2. 

Running WebAnno requires Java version 6 or higher.
A MySQL database and Tomcat server are recommended.
We offer standalone version for testing that requires only
Java 6 or higher and no additional database or server.

WebAnno works best with Chrome and Safari.

-- the WebAnno 2 developer team

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

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