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 […]

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. […]

The Hyperlinked Documentary: first LinkedTV scenario demo videos available

Posted by on November 6, 2013 at 2:12 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to announce the release of the first scenario demo video, explaining and demonstrating the Hyperlinked Documentary developed by Sound and Vision together with content from AVRO, namely video of the Dutch TV program Tussen Kunst & Kitsch (similar to the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow) The general aim of the scenario is to describe […]

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 […]

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 […]

26 online demos available from the LinkedTV project, covering scenarios, interactive video, media analysis, interlinking, annotation and personalisation

Posted by on September 27, 2013 at 12:54 pm

In case anyone was wondering what we all have been doing in LinkedTV since two years, the best way to get a real insight into all the work that has been achieved would be to take a look at our Online Demos page… there we proudly list – currently – twenty six demos which have […]

LinkedTV @ICT2013EU : see the future of television this November

Posted by on September 13, 2013 at 3:26 pm

LinkedTV is pleased to confirm its participation in the Exhibition of the EU’s ICT-2013 conference this November in Vilnius, Lithuania. LinkedTV will demonstrate a system for semi-automatic analysis and annotation of audiovisual material in order for it to be tagged with objects of interest within the video and then enriched with links to online content […]

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 […]

LinkedTV @EuroITV2013 showing demos of Interactive Video and Multi-Screen Clickable Television

Posted by on June 19, 2013 at 12:27 pm

The LinkedTV project is working on concepts of Future Television, and three concepts will be demoed next week at the European Conference on Interactive Television (EuroITV2013) – Connected Media Experiences: interactive video on your television will show work by LinkedTV scientific coordinator Lyndon Nixon and STI International on porting Web based interactive video to the GoogleTV […]

Linked television in future hbbTV? Exchange of experiences and ideas in joint HBB-NEXT and LinkedTV meeting.

Posted by on June 7, 2013 at 12:56 pm

On 30 May, a joint HBB-NEXT – LinkedTV meeting took place at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, which was was attended by 15 professionals from the Dutch media industry. The reason for the shared meeting is that both projects work on similar topics and issues (Connected TV, multiple device access, contextualisation, etc) TNO, […]