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LinkedTV presented improved results at the 2014 NIST #TRECVID Workshop for Multimedia Event Detection, Multimedia Event Recounting and Semantic Indexing

Published on November 20, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV partner CERTH participated this year to the Semantic Indexing (SIN), Multimedia Event Detection (MED) and Multimedia Event Recounting (MER) tasks of the TRECVID International Benchmarking Activity. Significantly improved results were attained, compared to last year’s participation to the same tasks, verifying the significance of the work carried out in LinkedTV for solving hard video [...]

@CERTH releases new version (V1.4) of their video temporal segmentation software for #videoanalysis

Published on November 13, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV partner CERTH (Thessaloniki, Greece) just publicly released version 1.4 of its software for the automatic temporal segmentation of videos into shots and scenes. This release uses exclusively CPU-based processing and the analysis is accelerated by invoking multi-threading / multi-processing operations of the Intel OpenMP runtime library, making the whole video analysis process about 7 [...]

#icip2014 #acmmm14 tutorial on Video Hyperlinking slides are online.

Published on November 5, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV presented its tutorial on Video Hyperlinking at the International Conference on Image Processing held in Paris this year (27-30th Oct 2014) as well as ACM Multimedia in Orlando, Florida (USA) (3rd-7th Nov 2014). The 3 hour tutorial  covered the topics of video analysis and hyperlink generation, building on the work carried out in LinkedTV’s work [...]

Paper on Video Hyperlinking using Scene Segmentation will be presented @ACMMM2014.

Published on August 13, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

A LinkedTV paper titled “Automatic fine-grained hyperlinking of videos within a closed collection using scene segmentation” was accepted for presentation at the ACM Multimedia 2014 (MM) conference, taking place in November in Orlando, Florida. ACM MM is ACM’s premier conference on multimedia, attracting every year more than 500 top researchers of the Multimedia field. The [...]

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

Published on August 8, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

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 [...]

CERTH releases video shot segmentation software

Published on May 13, 2014 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

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 [...]

1st WWW workshop on Linked Media: deadline extended until March 1st!

Published on February 25, 2013 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV is pleased to announce, following several requests, that the submission deadline for the 1st WWW workshop on Linked Media (LiME-2013) has been extended until March 1st 2013, 23:59 Hawaii time. This 1st world wide web workshop on Linked Media (LiME-2013) aims at promoting the principles of Linked Media on the Web by gathering media [...]

See our video analysis techniques on YouTube

Published on February 19, 2013 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV has a YouTube channel, and it just launced with three videos demonstrating different video analysis techniques being used in the project by the partners CERTH and UEP to support its hypervideo analysis work: Shot segmentation is used to determine significant temporal transition points in a video since typically distinct shots deal with different concept [...]

Social Event Detection: part of the LinkedTV solution

Published on October 9, 2012 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

Jointly with three other EU projects (GLOCAL, SocialSensor and Chorus+), LinkedTV successfully organized the 2012 Social Event Detection (SED) task as part of MediaEval 2012. Detecting events in video (ftrames) for their annotation and subsequent hyperlinking to related Web content is an important contribution to the LinkedTV vision of enabling any viewer to access related [...]

Join LinkedTV at the @NEMsummit 2012!

Published on October 8, 2012 By lyndon.nixon@sti2.org

LinkedTV will present its work on Enrichment of News Show Videos with Multimodal Semi-Automatic Analysis during this years NEM Summit, in Istanbul, Turkey from October 15 to 17th, 2012. The presentation will be during Session 2B: Connected Media Worlds II on the Wednesday afternoon. Several LinkedTV partners will be attending the summit and we would be happy to [...]