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  • Adding meaning to Facebook microposts via a mash-up API and tracking its data provenance 

    Steiner, Thomas; Verborgh, Ruben; Gabarró Vallès, Joaquim; Van de Walle, Rik (IEEE Computer Society Publications, 2011)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    The social networking website Facebook offers to its users a feature called “status updates” (or just “status”), which allows users to create microposts directed to all their contacts, or a subset thereof. Readers can ...
  • Clustering media items stemming from multiple social networks 

    Steiner, Thomas; Verborgh, Ruben; Gabarró Vallès, Joaquim; Mannens, Erik; Van de Walle, Rik (Wiley Heyden, 2015-09-27)
    Article
    Open Access
    We have created and evaluated an algorithm capable of deduplicating and clustering exact- and near-duplicate media items of type photo and video that get shared on multiple social networks in the context of events. This ...
  • Crowdsourcing event detection in YouTube videos 58-67 

    Steiner, Thomas; Verborgh, Ruben; Van de Walle, Rik; Hausenblas, Michael; Gabarró Vallès, Joaquim (CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Considerable efforts have been put into making video content on the Web more accessible, searchable, and navigable by research on both textual and visual analysis of the actual video content and the accompanying metadata. ...
  • Efficient runtime service discovery and consumption with hyperlinked RESTdesc 

    Verborgh, Ruben; Steiner, Thomas; Van Deursen, Davy; Van de Walle, Rik; Gabarró Vallès, Joaquim (IEEE Computer Society Publications, 2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Hyperlinks and forms let humans navigate with ease through websites they have never seen before. In contrast, automated agents can only perform preprogrammed actions on Web services, reducing their generality and restricting ...
  • Enriching unstructured media content about events to enable semi-automated summaries, compilations, and improved search by leveraging social networks 

    Steiner, Thomas (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-05-20)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
  • Linked data and linked APIs: similarities, differences, and challenges 

    Verborgh, Ruben; Steiner, Thomas; Van de Walle, Rik; Gabarró Vallès, Joaquim (Springer, 2012)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    In an often retweeted Twitter post, entrepreneur and software architect Inge Henriksen described the relation of Web 1.0 to Web 3.0 as: “Web 1.0 connected humans with machines. Web 2.0 connected humans with humans. Web 3.0 ...