INTERESTING: “Deep Throat Meets Data Mining”

Wednesday, December 24th, 2008 Posted in Computational Journalism, In The News, Interesting | No Comments »

"Deep Throat Meets Data Mining" by JOHN MECKLIN Dec 23, 2008 in Miller-McCune "If you pay passing attention to the media landscape, you know that most mainstream news outlets have had their business models ... Read more..

Paper: ICPR (2008) “3D Shape Context and Distance Transform for Action Recognition”

Monday, December 8th, 2008 Posted in Activity Recognition, Aware Home, Face and Gesture, Franzi Meier, Matthias Grundmann, PAMI/ICCV/CVPR/ECCV, Papers | 1 Comment »

M. Grundmann, F. Meier, and I. Essa (2008) "3D Shape Context and Distance Transform for Action Recognition", In Proceedings of International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR) 2008, Tampa, FL. [Project ... Read more..

Disney Research, Pittsburgh

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008 Posted in Jessica Hodgins | No Comments »

This academic year, I am spending some time working with the newly formed Disney Research, Pittsburgh, (Directed by Jessica Hodgins) formed next to CMU.  The press release is announcing this ... Read more..

Paper: ACM Multimedia (2008) “Audio Puzzler: Piecing Together Time-Stamped Speech Transcripts with a Puzzle Game”

Saturday, October 18th, 2008 Posted in ACM MM, Computational Journalism, Multimedia, Nick Diakopoulos, Papers | No Comments »

N. Diakopoulos, K. Luther, I. Essa (2008), "Audio Puzzler: Piecing Together Time-Stamped Speech Transcripts with a Puzzle Game." In Proceedings of  ACM International Conference on Multimedia 2008. Vancouver, BC, CANANDA ... Read more..

Research: Videolyzer (Online DEMO, try it out!)

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in Collaborators, Computational Journalism, Nick Diakopoulos, Projects | No Comments »

An Online DEMO of Videolyzer, a project by my PhD Student, Nick Diakopolous. Videolyzer is a tool designed to help journalists and bloggers collect, organize, and present information about the quality ... Read more..