Observing Trends in Automated Multilingual Media Analysis

Any large organisation, be it public or private, monitors the media for information to keep abreast of developments in their field of interest, and usually also to become aware of positive or negative opinions expressed towards them. At least for the written media, computer programs…

WE ARE CONNECTED

Interacting with the Internet of things Video By Marco Mion In the last 25 years the internet connected 3 billion people with profound implications on the world as we see it today. “the internet of things” is a term often used of describe the connectivity…

iOS app for Media analysts, Journalists and health experts

Europe Media Monitor (EMM) lets you easily see, explore and understand current news reported by the world’s online media. Monitoring thousands of news sources in over 70 languages, the system uses advanced information extraction techniques to automatically determine what is being reported in the news,…

The Rise of Interaction Design Patents

Note: This article generally addresses practitioners and patent attorneys, yet can benefit inventors and interaction-design developers just the same. State of the Art It is hard to keep up with technology. Its progress is accelerating (see Moore’s Law; also see Kurzweil’s singularity concept[1]). As patent…

KashKlash

KashKlash is a space to share thoughts on, and to shape, the future; a playground for visionary people like you, who, in a sense, are already living a few years ahead. Let’s start from the basic consideration that people have always shared and exchanged things….

Summer-School In Bosa, Sardinia

During ten intensive days, students from Italy, Spain, China, Japan and Serbia meet and work together to learn new techniques and “out of the box” concepts, with the beautiful Sardinia sea and landscape in the background. Obsidian Networking was one of the Workshops hosted by…

Wikipedia in Second life

AKA Second life Ring of knowledge Feedamass, the know-it-all sidekick that fetches information to nearly any device, is also eligible to function on virtual spaces as well. Second Life, for instance. Its services might be needed not just in the real world, but habitantes of…

Feedamass

Definition: feedamass is a non dependent data aggregator. It accumulates and gathers web content on demand – mostly from textual based services such as Wikipedia or online dictionaries. feedamass refines the content to the core (first 300 relevant words) and produces a clean UTF8 text-output…