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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) [...]

@FraunhoferIAIS publishes article on linking television with the Internet picked up by @handelsblatt @wiwo @physorg_com @worldnewsdotcom

Posted by on July 7, 2014 at 1:13 pm

Project coordinator Fraunhofer IAIS has published an article about LinkedTV in their latest newsletter edition – “Research News” (July 2014) which came out on July 1st. Immediately afterwards some German and also international press has reported about the project. The article reports on how researchers are seamlessly connecting TV offerings with the Internet and how audiences [...]

LinkedTV at ACM #TVX2014 showing Linked Television as a new form of TV and online video interactive experience

Posted by on June 24, 2014 at 10:06 am

LinkedTV, as a leading EU research project in the area of TV-Web convergence and future forms of interactive television, is pleased to be present at this weeks ACM TVX 2014 conference with 1 conference paper, 1 work in progress poster, 1 workshop demo and 1 conference demo. ACM TVX 2014, formerly EuroITV, is the key [...]

Orwellian Video Recommendation: LinkedTV partner demo at #PAIS2014 #ECAI2014

Posted by on June 5, 2014 at 3:50 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce that project partner UEP (University of Economics Prague) has had a system demo accepted at the Conference on Prestigious Applications of Intelligent Systems – PAIS 2014 taking place on 20–21 August 2014, Prague, Czech Republic co-located with the 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2014) with the intriguing title of “Kinect Eye: Orwellian [...]

CERTH releases video shot segmentation software

Posted by on May 13, 2014 at 4:43 pm

CERTH just publicly released an advanced edition of its software for the automatic temporal segmentation of videos into shots, i.e., the division of the video in sequences of consecutive frames captured without interruption by a single camera. The released software can detect both abrupt and gradual shot transitions with high accuracy, and makes use of [...]

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 [...]