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LinkedTV presents enriching Cultural Heritage in TV with Linked Data @PATCH_workshop #patch2014

Posted by on February 19, 2014 at 5:54 pm

Lyndon Nixon (MODUL University) will give a talk this Monday at the PATCH workshop – the 7th International Workshop on Personalized Access to Cultural Heritage  - co-located with the Intelligent User Interfaces Conference. The talk “Interaction Design and User Needs for TV Broadcasts Enriched with Linked Open Data” (authors: Lilia Pérez Romero, Lotte Baltussen, Pieter Van Leeuwen, [...]

LinkedTV has #EDF2014 poster on #secondscreen apps enriching TV broadcasts via #LinkedData

Posted by on January 22, 2014 at 12:26 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce its submission “Developing a second screen application for TV broadcasts enriched via Linked Open Data“ has been accepted as a poster presentation at the European Data Forum 2014, in Athens, Greece, on the 19th March 2014, 6-8pm.  Increasingly, European citizens consume television content on, or with, devices connected to the Internet [...]

Concept-based Video Annotation wins #MMM2014 Best Paper award

Posted by on January 21, 2014 at 11:23 am

Congratulations to LinkedTV partner CERTH, whose work on “A Comparative Study on the Use of Multi-Label Classification Techniques for Concept-Based Video Indexing and Annotation” by Fotini Markatopoulou, Vasileios Mezaris and Ioannis Kompatsiaris received the Best Paper Award at the 20th International Conference on MultiMedia Modeling (MMM’14), which was held in Dublin, Ireland, in January 2014. [...]

Demo video of Linked News scenario @rbbFernsehen published

Posted by on November 21, 2013 at 3:43 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce the release of the second scenario demo video, explaining and demonstrating the Interactive News Scenario developed by RBB using content from its daily news programme RBB Aktuell. The basic idea of RBB’s scenario is to enrich the local news program according to the needs and interests of the individual viewer. [...]

Catch LinkedTV @ICT2013eu! The future of TV is at Stand 4C7. #ict2013eu

Posted by on November 5, 2013 at 1:02 pm

ICT 2013 this week in Vilnius, Lithuania not only sees the launch of information about the new Horizon2020 programme, and offers a meet-up of over 5 000 researchers from across Europe, it is also an exhibition of the latest innovation coming out of European funded R&D. So not surprising that LinkedTV is there, in the [...]

LinkedTV at the FIAT/IFTA World Conference

Posted by on October 29, 2013 at 2:14 pm

Johan Oomen of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision presented LinkedTV at the FIAT/IFTA World Conference in Dubai last week. This conference is the annual key event for experts from the global television archives to learn about the latest developments and trends in their area. The presentation delved into the potential of SmartTV solutions [...]

LinkedTV in double session @NEMSummit – linking Television and the Web: the prospects and the perils!

Posted by on October 25, 2013 at 12:37 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to give a double presentation session at next weeks NEM Summit, during the  “Enhanced Media Content Generation, Transmission and Consumption” session, we will talk about the prospects and perils when linking Television with the Web. You will have a chance to hear the latest progress in the LinkedTV development of a full [...]

Archive content and SmartTVs: LinkedTV presenting solution @FIATIFTA Global Conference

Posted by on October 24, 2013 at 1:07 pm

The FIAT/IFTA Global Conference is the annual key event for experts from the global television archives to learn about the latest developments and trends in their area. On Sunday, October 27, Johan Oomen of partner Sound and Vision will talk in the “Access & Use” track speaking on Archive content and SmartTVs. As more and more [...]

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 [...]

Call for artful post-TV scenarios: LinkedTV supported competition MEDIADROM *extended to August 9*

Posted by on July 17, 2013 at 2:25 pm

Current research groups and projects aim at defin­ing the future of the TV, tak­ing into con­sid­er­a­tion the wide spread­ing use of the sec­ond screen, and behav­ioral and social inter­ac­tion inher­ited from highly inter­ac­tive video games merg­ing with on-demand video ser­vices, and com­plex sto­ry­telling tech­nolo­gies out of which cre­ative trains of thoughts emerge. New media artists [...]