In today's Grand Challenge session at ACM Multimedia 2013, two paper-solutions for the MediaMixer / VideoLectures.NET challenge on temporal segmentation of e-learning videos were presented: 1) MUST VIS system (IDIAP Switzerland) offers an appealing visualisation of video-to-video and segment-to-segment linking based on video analysis and tagging, and their associations. A first demo was presented which can be seen at Continue reading ...


At this weeks ACM Multimedia, the solutions for the Multimedia Grand Challenges will be presented. The Multimedia Grand Challenge presents a set of problems and issues from industry leaders, geared to engage the Multimedia research community in solving relevant, interesting and challenging questions about the industry’s 3-5 year vision for multimedia. MediaMixer and VideoLectures.NET have introduced a brand new challenge this ...

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The partner EURECOM, represented by Raphael Troncy, will keynote at two International Semantic Web Conference 2013 (ISWC2013) workshops, speaking about Media Fragments and then their annotation (basing on the entity extraction technology NERD): * A talk at the First International Workshop on Semantic Music and Media (SNAM) entitled "Deep-linking into Media Assets at the Fragment Level: Specification, Model and Applications", see Continue reading ...


MediaMixer is pleased to show its industry demonstrators during ACM Multimedia 2013, taking place next week in Barcelona, Oct 23-25 2013. The first public showing of the industry benefits from semantic multimedia fragment technology covers:
  • VideoLecturesMashup, offering online learners the opportunity to explore a topic or subject across parts of ...

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The MediaMixer project is pleased to announce the release of the recording of our first Webinar "What is MediaMixing?" by Lyndon Nixon (MODUL University). Dr Nixon is the coordinator of the MediaMixer project and in this talk he explains how MediaMixer was set up to react to enterprise trends in increased media creation and re-use, and why we believe semantic multimedia technology can support making media ...

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The next LIVE MediaMixer Webinar will take place on Wednesday 2 October at 1400 CET streamed at http://mediamixer.eu/live. Our colleague Raphael Troncy (EURECOM) will give an introduction to the Media Fragments specification, already a recommendation at the W3C, which allows for an agreed syntax to refer to parts of media assets using Web-friendly URIs. He will go on to discuss how annotations may be attached to those Media Fragments so that media ...

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Calling all interested multimedia practitioners, especially MSc/PhD students with a research topic covering Multimedia Applications or Multimedia Processing, we are pleased to announce that our Winter School is now open for registration! Attendees will hear about and get hands on experience with semantic multimedia technologies including media fragments, analysis, annotation and digital rights, from MediaMixer partner experts.  Invited speakers (EU project ...

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MediaMixer partner CONDAT will present their use case during the event 'Semantic Media Web Innovationsforum' this September 26 in Berlin, Germany. The two day event is the primary German language conference on semantic and media technologies. All aspects of semantic and multimedia technologies will be covered with a focus on German research and industry outcomes. CONDAT, for example, already works with the German public ...

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MediaMixer partner University of Lleida gave a presentation at the DATA 2013 conference, which is focused on Data Management Technologies and Applications, entitled "Semantic Copyright Management of Media Fragments".
DATA was an interesting venue from the point of view of DRM systems, one of the conference topics. Therefore, a good place to discuss a semantic approach to DRM. The proposal was well received and seen as a interesting approach to global DRM. In this sense, the ...

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We are delighted to announce that the MediaMixer partner UdL's presentation entitled "Linked Data: the Entry Point for Worldwide Media Fragments Re-use and Copyright Management?" has been invited to be presented at the 2013 Semantic Technology & Business Conference - NYC. Roberto García Gonzalez will present on the conference 1st day, 2nd October 2013,Continue reading ...