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Android application for extractive text summarization

Ayi Hardiyanto (Faculty of Computer Science, Universitas Mercu Buana, Jakarta Barat, Indonesia)
Devi Fitrianah (Faculty of Computer Science, Universitas Mercu Buana, Jakarta Barat, Indonesia)

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 16 August 2021

Issue publication date: 22 November 2021




The purpose of this study is to provide an automatic text summarization experience using the extractive method within an application implemented on Android.


Scrum framework is used to keep pace with trends and enhance the development process of this application. The code implementation using Flutter Software Development Kit in client-side and Python with Flask on server-side is aimed to have better integration and maintenance process. The authors had done black-box testing and white-box testing to ensure the application runs as expected for both the behavior and code.


This application will provide full functionality to perform the summarization process, starting from the input to the presentation of the results of text summarization.


Besides summarizing text, the application is also capable of copying and saving the result into the device.



Hardiyanto, A. and Fitrianah, D. (2021), "Android application for extractive text summarization", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 38 No. 5, pp. 5-8.



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