A Tool for Measuring String Similarity


This web pages presents some examples for using Harry. While Harry and its documentation is still in development, this is a good place to learn about Harry's features and capabilities.

Small Tutorial

  • example This tutorial provides a brief introduction to Harry and its basic functionality. You get a quick overview of the most common features and how to use them.

Comparison of domain names

  • example Example 1 deals with the comparison of domain names. The example shows how Harry can be used to find similar domain names given a target name, such as google.com.

Categorization of News Articles

  • example Example 2 is concerned with categorizing texts of different topics. Harry is used to compute kernel functions for strings, which enable training Support Vector Machines for the categorization task.