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ELON MUSK busies himself building other people’s futures. A serial entrepreneur who made his first fortune in the early days of the world wide web, …

[1505.03014] Frappe: Understanding the Usage and Perception of Mobile App Recommendations In-The-Wild

Computer Science > Information Retrieval<p>Title: Frappe: Understanding the Usage and Perception of Mobile App Recommendations In-The-Wild<p>Abstract: This …

Computers are now better than humans at recognising images

Baidu’s Minwa supercomputer can sort a million images into a thousand predefined categories with an error rate less than the typical person<p>First, the robots beat us at assembling cars. Then, they beat us at playing chess. Now, they’ve also got better than us at sorting images into predefined …

John Battelle's Search Blog What Will Search Look Like In Mobile? A Visit With Jack

I’ve come across any number of interesting startups in my ongoing grok of the mobile world (related posts: 1, 2, 3). And the pace has quickened as …

Mining of Massive Datasets

Big-data is transforming the world. Here you will learn data mining and machine learning techniques to process large datasets and extract valuable …

Balancing Diversity to Counter-measure Geographical Centralization in Microblogging Platforms

Django Book: How to Tango with Django: A Python Django Tutorial

Tango With Django<p><b>Tango With Django</b> is a begginner's guide to Web Development using the popular Python Based Web Framework Django. The book provides a …

Python Programming

RT @ctrattner: Hypertext 2015 will be in cyprus :) #ht2015 #ht2014 http://t.co/GP6AbOTC5J

RT @alf_cobo: Over time tweets of conferences have increased, but more for self promotion. Denis Parra at #ht2014 http://t.co/qHJsMOmUqp

A Google Glass App That Detects People's Emotions

Human is happy<p>Sometimes people are hard to read. Why not leave all that work to a computer? Perhaps you could use this experimental app that works in Google Glass. Aim Glass's camera at a person's face and the app reads the human's facial expression and tells you to what extent the person is …

Google Glass

Speed, Speed, Speed

We live in a world where the pace of everything from communication to transportation is getting faster. In recent years a number of "slow movements" …

EuroHCIR 2014: lineup announced

I’m pleased to announce the line up for EuroHCIR 2014, which will be held at BCS London on September 13. This event is the fourth HCIR event to be …

Proceedings of the 25th ACM conference on Hypertext and social media

L3S Research Center, Germany<p>2014 Proceeding<p>· Citation Count: 184<br>· Downloads (cumulative): 11,029<br>· Downloads (12 Months): 2,188<br>· Downloads (6 Weeks): …

The Practical Academic

Download for Free 2.6 Million Images from Books Published Over Last 500 Years on Flickr

Thanks to Kalev Leetaru, a Yahoo! Fellow in Residence at Georgetown University, you can now head over to a new collection at Flickr and search …

DevDocs

Fast, offline, and free documentation browser for developers. Search 100+ docs in one web app including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, Ruby, Python, Go, …

2nd International Workshop on Multimodal Crowd Sensing

Invited Speakers:<p>Workshop focus:<p>According to research conducted by the International Data Corporation (IDC), the size of the 'digital universe' in …

Integrating linguistic features into sentiment models

What Do You Do With 100 Million Photos? David A. Shamma and the Flickr Photos Dataset | The Signal

David Ayman Shamma, a scientist and senior research manager with Yahoo Labs and Flickr. Photo from xeeliz on Flickr.<p>Every day, people from around the …

Social Media and the ‘Spiral of Silence’

Summary of Findings<p>A major insight into human behavior from pre-internet era studies of communication is the tendency of people not to speak up about …