LINGUIST List 25.4258
Mon Oct 27 2014
Software: WebAnno 2
Editor for this issue: Damir Cavar <damirlinguistlist.org>
Richard Eckart de Castilho <eckart
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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
You can test WebAnno 2 on our public demo.
URL : https://maggie.lt.informatik.tu-darmstadt.de/webanno/
The new version can be downloaded from Google Code (http://webanno.googlecode.com/
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
Page Updated: 27-Oct-2014