Monthly Archives: January 2014

Trip Report: Academic Publishing in Europe 9

This past week I was at Academic Publishing in Europe 9 (APE 2014) for two days. I was invited to talk about altmetrics. This was kind of an update of the double act that I did with Mike Taylor from Elsevier

Posted in Paul Groth, Staff Blogs

ViSTA-TV Demonstrations at the BBC

Following the success of the ViSTA-TV demonstrations at IBC 2013 and RecSys 2013 the project has repeated these demonstrations to BBC staff and guests at three BBC sites in London and at MediaCityUK in Salford. This has enabled us to

Posted in Projects, ViSTA-TV

Thoughts on launching ideacite.org

About a week ago, I launched ideacite.org. The actual idea for ideacite is on figshare. This is a side-project that I did for a couple of reasons. First, it’s always fun to build stuff so when I woke up in the morning

Posted in Paul Groth, Staff Blogs

ViSTA-TV Coding Camp made the way for user evaluations

The ViSTA-TV coding camp ended today. Its results will enable both IPTV providers to evaluate the recommendation engines developed in the project. We solved many open issues regarding data quality and worked on stabilizing the feature extraction. Further progress was

Posted in Projects, ViSTA-TV

Meeting Rijksmuseum PK-online

On 16 December 2013 we had a meeting with Rianneke van der Houwen at the Rijksmuseum. In this meeting we learned a lot about the digitalisation of the Rijksmuseum prints and especially the annotating process. The whole digitalisation program started

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Rijksmuseum Accurator video released

We are very proud to present our new video showing our research in collaboration with the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Thanks goes out to the Rijksmuseum for their cooperation in shooting the video and Synergique for the creation of this professional video. Enjoy!

Posted in Projects, SEALINCMedia

Rijksmuseum Accurator video released

We are very proud to present our new video showing our research in collaboration with the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. Thanks goes out to the Rijksmuseum for their cooperation in shooting the video and Synergique for the creation of this professional video. Enjoy!

Posted in Projects, SEALINCMedia

ViSTA-TV Project Meeting and Coding Camp

Today, the ViSTA-TV team assembles at Zurich to plan the coming months. From Wednesday on, the development team will finalize the recommendations engine and prepare the user evaluations, which are scheduled for spring 2014. Source: ViSTA-TV

Posted in Projects, ViSTA-TV