Download Advances in Information Retrieval: 33rd European Conference by Kalervo Järvelin (auth.), Paul Clough, Colum Foley, Cathal PDF

By Kalervo Järvelin (auth.), Paul Clough, Colum Foley, Cathal Gurrin, Gareth J. F. Jones, Wessel Kraaij, Hyowon Lee, Vanessa Mudoch (eds.)

This e-book constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the thirty third annual ecu convention on info Retrieval learn, ECIR 2011, held in Dublin, eire, in April 2010. The forty five revised complete papers provided including 24 poster papers, 17 brief papers, and six instrument demonstrations have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 223 complete study paper submissions and sixty four poster/demo submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on textual content categorization, recommender structures, net IR, IR assessment, IR for Social Networks, cross-language IR, IR thought, multimedia IR, IR functions, interactive IR, and query answering /NLP.

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Download The European Information Society: A Reality Check by Jan Servaes PDF

By Jan Servaes

The globalisation of social, cultural and financial family members is facilitated, and whilst conditioned through advancements within the details and communications applied sciences (ICT) and infrastructure. Human wisdom introduced mankind from an oral to a literate tradition, because of the discovery of print media. the advance of digital media within the final century prepared the ground for the data age, within which spatial and temporal constraints are lifted.

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Download New Trends in Database and Information Systems II: Selected by Nick Bassiliades, Mirjana Ivanovic, Margita Kon-Popovska, PDF

By Nick Bassiliades, Mirjana Ivanovic, Margita Kon-Popovska, Yannis Manolopoulos, Themis Palpanas, Goce Trajcevski, Athena Vakali (eds.)

This quantity comprises the papers of three workshops and the doctoral consortium, that are geared up within the framework of the 18th East-European convention on Advances in Databases and knowledge platforms (ADBIS’2014).

The 3rd foreign Workshop on GPUs in Databases (GID’2014) is dedicated to topics relating to usage of photographs Processing devices in database environments. using GPUs in databases has no longer but obtained sufficient consciousness from the database neighborhood. The purpose of the GID workshop is to supply a dialogue on popularizing the GPUs and offering a discussion board for dialogue with admire to the GID’s learn principles and their power to accomplish excessive speedups in lots of database applications.

The 3rd overseas Workshop on Ontologies Meet complex info structures (OAIS’2014) has a twofold aim to provide: new and tough matters within the contribution of ontologies for designing top of the range info platforms, and new study and technological advancements which use ontologies everywhere in the existence cycle of data systems.

The 1st foreign Workshop on applied sciences for caliber administration in hard purposes (TQMCA’2014) makes a speciality of caliber administration and its value in new fields resembling sizeable information, crowd-sourcing, and move databases. The Workshop has addressed the necessity to boost novel techniques and applied sciences, and to completely combine caliber administration into details approach administration.

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