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Information extraction from multimedia web documents: an open-source platform and testbed

Information extraction from multimedia web documents: an open-source platform and testbed
Information extraction from multimedia web documents: an open-source platform and testbed
The LivingKnowledge project aimed to enhance the current state of the art in search, retrieval and knowledge management on the web by advancing the use of sentiment and opinion analysis within multimedia applications. To achieve this aim, a diverse set of novel and complementary analysis techniques have been integrated into a single, but extensible software platform on which such applications can be built. The platform combines state-of-the-art techniques for extracting facts, opinions and sentiment from multimedia documents, and unlike earlier platforms, it exploits both visual and textual techniques to support multimedia information retrieval. Foreseeing the usefulness of this software in the wider community, the platform has been made generally available as an open-source project. This paper describes the platform design, gives an overview of the analysis algorithms integrated into the system and describes two applications that utilise the system for multimedia information retrieval.
multimedia retrieval, web analysis, text analysis, opinion analysis, image analysis, open-source software
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97-111
Dupplaw, David
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Matthews, Michael
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Griffiths, Thomas
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Hare, Jonathon
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Moschitti, Alessandro
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Dupplaw, David
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Fontani, Marco
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Minack, Enrico
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Demidova, Elena
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Blanco, Roi
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Griffiths, Thomas
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Lewis, Paul H.
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Hare, Jonathon
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Dupplaw, David, Matthews, Michael, Johansson, Richard, Boato, Giulia, Costanzo, Andrea, Fontani, Marco, Minack, Enrico, Demidova, Elena, Blanco, Roi, Griffiths, Thomas, Lewis, Paul H., Hare, Jonathon and Moschitti, Alessandro (2014) Information extraction from multimedia web documents: an open-source platform and testbed International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval, 3, (2), pp. 97-111.

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Abstract

The LivingKnowledge project aimed to enhance the current state of the art in search, retrieval and knowledge management on the web by advancing the use of sentiment and opinion analysis within multimedia applications. To achieve this aim, a diverse set of novel and complementary analysis techniques have been integrated into a single, but extensible software platform on which such applications can be built. The platform combines state-of-the-art techniques for extracting facts, opinions and sentiment from multimedia documents, and unlike earlier platforms, it exploits both visual and textual techniques to support multimedia information retrieval. Foreseeing the usefulness of this software in the wider community, the platform has been made generally available as an open-source project. This paper describes the platform design, gives an overview of the analysis algorithms integrated into the system and describes two applications that utilise the system for multimedia information retrieval.

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Accepted/In Press date: 20 February 2014
e-pub ahead of print date: 21 March 2014
Published date: June 2014
Keywords: multimedia retrieval, web analysis, text analysis, opinion analysis, image analysis, open-source software
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 363375
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/363375
ISSN: 2192-6611
PURE UUID: 5d9cc697-b5d8-442c-8795-e2c333a895df
ORCID for Jonathon Hare: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-2921-4283

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Date deposited: 24 Mar 2014 09:04
Last modified: 05 Nov 2017 03:05

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Author: David Dupplaw
Author: Michael Matthews
Author: Richard Johansson
Author: Giulia Boato
Author: Andrea Costanzo
Author: Marco Fontani
Author: Enrico Minack
Author: Elena Demidova
Author: Roi Blanco
Author: Thomas Griffiths
Author: Paul H. Lewis
Author: Jonathon Hare ORCID iD
Author: Alessandro Moschitti

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