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LinkedTV brings hypernym discovery to German #DBPedia! @DBpedia_De #lod #lhd #thd #ner

Posted by on October 14, 2014 at 11:59 am

LinkedTV is pleased to contribute to the German DBPedia effort through the addition of hypernym discovery within Wikipedia article text. The “Linked Hypernyms Dataset” identifies the types of a resource through statistical type inference co-occurrence. With this, a key problem for the German DBPedia dataset is being addressed: the sparsity of RDF type properties on [...]

#HyperTED a LinkedTV prototype in the top 10 finalists for the #VICI challenge of @linkedupproject at @iswc2014

Posted by on October 1, 2014 at 2:26 pm

“HyperTED: Exploring TED talks at the fragment level” offers a unique and innovative way for exploring over 1681 TED talks at the media fragment level, opening a window to a more effective and efficient dissemination of the knowledge present in those inspirational conferences. Anyone can play with this app at http://linkedtv.eurecom.fr/mediafragmentplayer. HyperTED has been developed [...]

LinkedNews: Web and #HbbTV application for enriched news viewing developed with @rbb_inno. Video demo now available!

Posted by on September 24, 2014 at 3:02 pm

The LinkedNews scenario, driven by LinkedTV partner Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg (RBB), has been released for the project’s third year with two updated approaches to viewer access and interaction with LinkedTV annotations and enrichments: (1) A mobile application: starting with a connected device such as a laptop and tablet, the viewer can choose a news programme [...]

Visit our Linked Television Living Room @IBCShow FutureZone stand 8F42, starting TODAY until September 16, and experience the future of television!

Posted by on September 11, 2014 at 8:09 am

We would like to invite you to our stand at the IBC 2014 in Amsterdam, starting today and running until Tuesday September 16. You will find LinkedTV in the Future Zone of the exhibition located near Hall 8 on stand 8F42. In a comfortable living room atmosphere we will present a LinkedTV News and a LinkedTV [...]

LinkedTV and HbbTV @IFA_Berlin and #ICCE2014: how your SmartTV can provide the information you’re looking for

Posted by on September 10, 2014 at 3:27 pm

LinkedTV has been active this week in Berlin in the context of the Internationale Funk Ausstellung (IFA) – Europe’s answer to CES – and the parallel International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE). European households who purchase a new SmartTV will most likely have HbbTV capability, the European standard for hybrid broadcast-broadband content delivery. HbbTV has [...]

LinkedTV in September: demos @IFA_Berlin @IBCShow of #hbbtv #secondscreen solutions for syncronised enrichment of TV programmes

Posted by on September 1, 2014 at 2:36 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to be giving public demos of the Linked Television experience this month at both IFA Berlin and IBC Amsterdam! During IFA, visit our partner Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg (RBB) which is part of the German public broadcasters area in Hall 2.2. From the 5 to 10 September in the “Digitales Wohnzimmer” (digital living room) LinkedTV [...]

Semantic TV comes home: @LinkedTV demos @IBCShow 11-16 September in Amsterdam!

Posted by on August 25, 2014 at 1:08 pm

Originally published at TVBEurope courtesy Adrian Pennington.  In the LinkedTV project, researchers are connecting TV content with the internet, so audiences can benefit from an more informative and personalised viewing experience. Visitors to IBC’s Future Zone can see for themselves in a living room simulation. While watching a TV programme they can explore more information [...]

Tutorial on Video Hyperlinking will be given at @IEEEICIP #ICIP2014 and @ACMMM14

Posted by on August 8, 2014 at 12:56 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce that a tutorial on “Video Hyperlinking”, elaborating on the state of the art and on LinkedTV’s own media analysis and hyperlinking technologies, will be presented at the IEEE Int. Conf. on Image Processing 2014 (ICIP) in October 2014 in Paris, France, and also at the ACM Multimedia 2014 (MM) conference [...]

Book chapter presents LinkedTV semantic user profiling and personalisation of TV content enrichment

Posted by on August 1, 2014 at 10:12 am

A book titled “Semantic Multimedia Analysis and Processing” was published by CRC Press in June 2014, containing a LinkedTV chapter on “When TV Meets the Web: Towards Personalised Digital Media”. The book, edited by E. Spyrou, D. Iakovidis and Ph. Mylonas, provides a complete reference of techniques, algorithms, and solutions for the design and the [...]

Tutorial at @iswc2014 on Remixing Media on the Web will be given by @linkedtv in October – registration now open

Posted by on July 9, 2014 at 10:10 am

LinkedTV is pleased to announce an opportunity in October to learn about the semantic technologies for multimedia annotation and re-use which are being used in the project to implement Linked Television. During the International Semantic Web Conference 2014 (ISWC2014) this October 2014, LinkedTV will deliver a half day tutorial entitled “Remixing media on the (semantic) [...]