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Towards an Intelligent and Deeply Automated Shopping Bot

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International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2012 by IJCA Journal
Volume 45 - Number 24
Year of Publication: 2012
Authors:
M. Eddahibi
A. Nejeoui
C. Cherkaoui
10.5120/7113-9806

M Eddahibi, A Nejeoui and C Cherkaoui. Article: Towards an Intelligent and Deeply Automated Shopping Bot. International Journal of Computer Applications 45(24):21-27, May 2012. Full text available. BibTeX

@article{key:article,
	author = {M. Eddahibi and A. Nejeoui and C. Cherkaoui},
	title = {Article: Towards an Intelligent and Deeply Automated Shopping Bot},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2012},
	volume = {45},
	number = {24},
	pages = {21-27},
	month = {May},
	note = {Full text available}
}

Abstract

Price comparison is an increasingly common usage of the internet. Its goal is to locate access and compare relevant information for specific products from retailers from whom users can buy. This work is devoted to the design and the development of a shopping bot with the aim of overcoming the well-known difficulties in price comparison area. iShopBot is a shopping bot that combines several technologies, as semantic web, NLP, Multi-Agent systems and web data mining

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