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Survey of Online Tools for Semantic Media Annotation – LinkedTV leads the way

Posted by on May 25, 2014 at 9:23 pm

Presented today by LinkedTV scientific co-ordinator Lyndon Nixon at the 2nd Linked Media workshop during ESWC2014, the Survey of Semantic Media Annotation Tools considered current tools and services available to those interested in generating interoperable rich (semantic) descriptions of their media at the fragment level. LinkedTV has published the slides to SlideShare: Survey of Semantic [...]

Linked Television is present at #eswc2014 Workshops, Posters, Demos, Project Networking and Sponsorship!

Posted by on May 14, 2014 at 10:16 am

Linked Television will be difficult to avoid this year at the Extended Semantic Web Conference 2014, taking place from May 25 to 29 in Crete, Greece. LinkedTV partners and work will be present in the workshops, posters and demos sessions, the LinkedTV project will participate in the Project Networking and a LinkedTV demo will be [...]

W3C reports on 4th Web and TV workshop: summary for Linked Television

Posted by on May 14, 2014 at 9:41 am

The fourth Web and TV workshop was held in March 2014 in Munich, Germany, under the theme “Web and TV Convergence: Aligning Global Standards and What’s Next for Web and TV”. To that end, the roughly 130 attendees included many representatives of both key stakeholders in the TV industry as well as regional standards organizations. [...]

Presentation @W3C Web&TV workshop available: issues in linking the Web with broadcast TV

Posted by on March 19, 2014 at 3:12 pm

LinkedTV participated in the 4th  W3C Web and TV workshop in Munich on March 13, 2014. The workshop is subtitled ‘Aligning Global Standards and what’s next for Web and TV’, and LinkedTV certainly believes a closer, more relevant convergence of TV and Web content is one of those things which is “what’s next for TV”. Currently, anything from 58 [...]

The Hyperlinked Documentary: first LinkedTV scenario demo videos available

Posted by on November 6, 2013 at 2:12 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce the release of the first scenario demo video, explaining and demonstrating the Hyperlinked Documentary developed by Sound and Vision together with content from AVRO, namely video of the Dutch TV program Tussen Kunst & Kitsch (similar to the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow) The general aim of the scenario is to describe [...]

LinkedTV technology benchmarked in #MediaEval2013 Search and Hyperlinking task

Posted by on October 16, 2013 at 3:32 pm

LinkedTV partners CERTH, UEP, FhG and EURECOM have worked hard all this summer to make a submission to the Search and Hyperlinking task at MediaEval 2013. As one of 11 submissions, the final results will be made known by this Saturday in Barcelona. Why all this effort? MediaEval is the real scientific evaluation of the LinkedTV [...]

Experience more LinkedTV after the summer!

Posted by on August 14, 2013 at 4:58 pm

While European partners take their holidays during the summer months, LinkedTV as a whole is remaining focused on a major milestone this September. It will mark two years of LinkedTV research and development and, significantly, will see the first working implementations of the LinkedTV platform with a full end-to-end workflow and the LinkedTV player running [...]

LinkedTV at the iMMovator Cross Media Café

Posted by on February 14, 2013 at 1:10 pm

On the 12th of February, LinkedTV was presented at the iMMovator Cross Media Café.  iMMovator is a Dutch network organisation that focuses on strengthening innovation in the media sector. The Cross Media Café’s have been organised since 2005 and attract a large crowd (usually around 200) of people from the media sector. The theme of [...]

Call for Papers and Demos for INTETAIN 2013

Posted by on January 31, 2013 at 2:55 pm

Please join and submit your research paper to 5th International Conference on Intelligent Technologies for Interactive Entertainment – INTETAIN 2013 will be held in Mons, Belgium from 3-5 July, 2013 HIGHLIGHTS The event is endorsed by the European Alliance for Innovation (www.eai.eu), a leading community-based organisation devoted to the advancement of innovation in the field [...]

EU research on TV and the Web highlights LinkedTV

Posted by on January 21, 2013 at 1:42 pm

The CORDIS Technology Marketplace, which regularly publishes stories highlighting the results of EU funded projects, recently posted on the topic of “TV and the Internet: a marriage made in heaven“. Recognising how new TV devices are “Smart”, being connected to the Internet, and how TV as a medium is no longer only being consumed on [...]