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Computer Communications and Networks

Social Media Retrieval

Editors: Ramzan, N., van Zwol, R., Lee, J.-S., Clüver, K., Hua, X.-S. (Eds.)

  • Demonstrates how multimedia content analysis, personalization, and next-generation networking can be integrated to produce robust and personalized multimedia services
  • Offers practical step-by-step walkthroughs relating to the development of multimedia applications and services
  • Provides contributions from an international and interdisciplinary selection of experts in their fields
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About this book

This comprehensive text/reference examines in depth the synergy between multimedia content analysis, personalization, and next-generation networking. The book demonstrates how this integration can result in robust, personalized services that provide users with an improved multimedia-centric quality of experience. Each chapter offers a practical step-by-step walkthrough for a variety of concepts, components and technologies relating to the development of applications and services. Topics and features: introduces the fundamentals of social media retrieval, presenting the most important areas of research in this domain; examines the important topic of multimedia tagging in social environments, including geo-tagging; discusses issues of personalization and privacy in social media; reviews advances in encoding, compression and network architectures for the exchange of social media information; describes a range of applications related to social media.

About the authors

Dr. Naeem Ramzan is a Senior Researcher at Queen Mary University of London, UK.

Dr. Roelof van Zwol is Director of Product Information, Search at Netflix, USA.

Dr. Jong-Seok Lee is an Assistant Professor at Yonsei University, South Korea.

Dr. Kai Clüver is a Research Associate at the Technical University of Berlin, Germany.

Dr. Xian-Sheng Hua is a Lead Researcher at Microsoft, USA.

Reviews

"The book is very well written and easy to read, with many data elements, including tables, graphs, and images, some in full color. There is also a rich collection of references at the end of each paper." (Xiannong Meng, ACM Computing Reviews, May 21 2013, Review #: CR141230)


Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Social Video Retrieval: Research Methods in Controlling, Sharing, and Editing of Web Video

    Chorianopoulos, Konstantinos (et al.)

    Pages 3-22

  • Social Media Recommendation

    Wang, Zhi (et al.)

    Pages 23-42

  • Multimedia Indexing, Search, and Retrieval in Large Databases of Social Networks

    Semertzidis, Theodoros (et al.)

    Pages 43-63

  • Survey on Social Community Detection

    Plantié, Michel (et al.)

    Pages 65-85

  • Detecting Multimedia Contents of Social Events in Social Networks

    Rabbath, Mohamad (et al.)

    Pages 87-111

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eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4471-4555-4
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Hardcover $179.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4471-5971-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Social Media Retrieval
Editors
  • Naeem Ramzan
  • Roelof van Zwol
  • Jong-Seok Lee
  • Kai Clüver
  • Xian-Sheng Hua
Series Title
Computer Communications and Networks
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-4555-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-4555-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-4554-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-5971-1
Series ISSN
1617-7975
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 484
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