It's oh so quiet...
@djoerd yes, you can remix his project:
De dynamiek op het wereldtoneel, Geert Mak in Buitenhof. Over de domheid in NL en in de VS, en het belang ons te organiseren als Europa.
CfP: International Workshop on Very Large Internet of Things @ VLDB 2020 https://lists.utwente.nl/cgi-bin/wa.exe?A2=SIGIR;a0c28578.2004
#2289 "Scenario 4"
Remember, models aren't for telling you facts, they're for exploring dynamics. This model apparently explores time travel.
The third BIR greeting note came from Suzan Verberne from Leiden University: https://youtu.be/eM1Kwevrdkc (sorry wasn’t able to post yesterday).
2nd BIR greeting note by Dietmar Wolfram, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BKNDYq09_-M
As a countdown to our 10th International Workshop on Bibliometric-enhanced Information Retrieval we are posting a greeting note per day. First one is by Andrea Scharnhorst
More info about BIR 2020 at https://sites.google.com/view/bir-ws/bir-2020. The workshop will be online only - please let me know if you'd like to attend!
Niet elke beslissing die goed is voor de markt is ook goed voor de burger.
Zoom’s encryption has links to China, researchers discover
(submitted by ddebernardy)
Student exams, disadvantaged, privacy, AI in the time of COVID-19
Just noticed that the Concordia (where I work) University's Centre for Teaching and Learning has put up a variety of alternate suggestions for faculty that had originally planned proctored exams https://concordia.ca/offices/ctl/moving-courses-online/transition/online-assessment.html - nice resource to consider.
Red Hat's big annual tech conference went virtual this year (thanks COVID-19). But also, the two day virtual event is free to attend now!
If you're interested in checking out all of the amazing content from Red Hat Summit for $0, learn more about it and register here:
Full disclosure: I'm a Red Hatter and my team has built a pretty incredible Kubernetes + Kafka + Knative + Tensorflow + Ceph demo for this event. I am super proud of their hard work!
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.