Archive for May, 2014

Social Events in Web Multimedia workshop @ICMR2014 proceedings published

May 29, 2014

The Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Social Events in Web Multimedia @ ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2014) (Glasgow, UK, April 1-4, 2014), which was co-organized by EU projects MediaMixer, LinkedTV and SocialSensor, are now publicly accessible from the workshop’s web site (direct link to the proceedings: ). 

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LinkedTV with FOUR papers at #LREC2014 reflects relevance of this domain to Linked Television

May 28, 2014

The LinkedTV project is pleased to be present at the 9th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2014, 26-31 May, Reykjavik, Iceland) with no less than FOUR accepted papers! We warmly congratulate our LinkedTV partners and wish them the very best for their time at the conference! This reflects the cutting edge research […]

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All slides from our #lime2014 workshop about #LinkedMedia at #eswc2014 now online

May 26, 2014

The 2nd Linked Media workshop gathered 20 participants – possibly the best attended workshop at ESWC 2014 – for a great set of presentations and good discussions in-between and at the end. With thanks to all presenters, we have now embedded all workshop presentation slides on the LIME 2014 webpage.  

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

May 25, 2014

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 […]

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#eswc2014 Accepted Posters and Demos published: FIVE LinkedTV submissions will be shown!

May 21, 2014

The full list of Posters and Demos to be shown next Thursday at ESWC2014 has been published, and LinkedTV is proud to note that no less than FIVE submissions from the project will be shown there! Jose Luis Redondo-Garcia, Michiel Hildebrand, Lilia Perez Romero and Raphael Troncy. Augmenting TV Newscasts via Entity Expansion. We present an […]

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

May 14, 2014

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 […]

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

May 14, 2014

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. […]

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CERTH releases video shot segmentation software

May 13, 2014

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 […]

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