For now, I will keep the site closed for registrations; but everyone can independently invite people to join using the following link to generate an invite:
If you know someone who wants to join this instance, then please do give them an invite!
Consider the instance open for those who know anyone on IDF.social.
"Sense of community" and an initial seed of some 40 IR researchers should be enough to keep those spammers out of here and still grow the club!
Computer scientist 👨🏫 with main focus on Information Retrieval 📄
Also interested in Data Science / Big Data 💾
In the previous millennium a PhD on Multimedia Databases 🎥 (Yes that was a respectable research topic once upon a time pre-birdsite!)
#sigir is my academic home.
Entrepreneur: co-founder of #spinque (spinque.com)
Knowledge frees humanity.
Thank you, corpus of Visual Metaphores!
Inaugural toots on idf.social using a photo of lunch with Nick Belkin after attending the now Dr. Hugo Huurdeman defense.
On Graphs, AI and ML. Q&A with Alicia Frame - ODBMS.org https://prismo.xyz/posts/91832571-948c-4378-bb19-b5812b0049b0
@djoerd heb je brightspace nu al stukgemaakt?
Kaart met groene initiatieven in Utrecht Oost is flink bijgewerkt door netwerk Groen Oost op https://chrisbol.github.io/leaflet-storymaps-with-google-sheets/
Yahoo Groups Shutting Down: All Content from 115 Million Groups to be Permantently Deleted Dec 14th: https://www.timothychambers.net/2019/10/20/yahoo-groups-shutting.html
Google acts like the local mafia beating up your store, and then asking your for protection money...
Our Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval workshop goes into its 10th iteration! Join us at ECIR 2020 in Lisbon, Portugal! Submission deadline is January 27, 2020. More info - https://sites.google.com/view/bir-ws/bir-2020
Academics and practitioners working in search! Our BCS Search Solutions 2019 event for presentation of the latest innovations in search and information retrieval takes place November 26 in London. More info, programme and registration at https://irsg.bcs.org/SearchSolutions/2019/sse2019.php. We also offer an interesting tutorial programme on November 25 (the day before the main event). Please check out https://irsg.bcs.org/SearchSolutions/2019/ss2019tutorials.php.
Ana Marasovic's notes on interpretability of machine learned models
Exciting announcement: Matomo Analytics for WordPress beta has launched 🚀 🥳.
Get a fully functioning Matomo in seconds with our new WordPress plugin.
Beta testers, we'd love to get you involved. Please let us know what you think 💃🕺
PeerTube Index: search engine for videos across PeerTube instances.
Rewarding myself for getting first ECIR paper submitted.
Great new song by Big Thief:
Sorry to the neigbouring offices!!
Lots of fediverse projects start with the letter P!
Pantheon - https://github.com/TGNThump/Pantheon
PeerPx - https://github.com/peerpx/peerpx
PeerTube - https://joinpeertube.org
Pixelfed - https://pixelfed.org
Pleroma - https://pleroma.social
Plume - https://joinplu.me
Pterotype - https://getpterotype.com
Pubcast - https://github.com/pubcast/pubcast
Pubgate - https://github.com/autogestion/pubgate
Cross-posting from Linked-in.
Enjoyed giving a lecture on "Bias in Recommendations" at the SIKS Course "Advances in Information Retrieval," where I explained a bit about our challenges in working with implicit feedback (clicks), and was happy to discover Thorsten Joachims' seminal paper on implicit feedback late yesterday evening in preparation of these slides 😉!
New keyboard shortcuts! Left/right changes columns, 7 opens the compose box.
- Many iOS bugfixes (including iOS 13)
- Search fixed on Mastodon v3
- Accessibility fixes
- Many other fixes
Thanks to @stevegenoud and GitHub user chexxor for help with this release!
Release notes: https://github.com/nolanlawson/pinafore/releases/tag/v1.14.0
Indie music 🎸
The "unofficial" Information Retrieval Mastodon Instance.
Goal: Make idf.social a viable and valuable social space for anyone working in Information Retrieval and related scientific research.
Everyone welcome but expect some level of geekiness on the instance and federated timelines.