Gezichtsherkenning, mag dat? Helaas, zo werkt ethiek niet https://www.nrc.nl/nieuws/2019/12/04/gezichtsherkenning-mag-dat-helaas-zo-werkt-ethiek-niet-a3982702
Massive Privatization of the Internet: The ".ORG" Top-Level-Domain has been Privatized. Ethos Capital announced increased costs for .org sites at a rate of 10% per year. Every year. https://domainnamewire.com/2019/11/29/ethos-paid-1-135-billion-for-org/
Dutch antennas unfolded behind the moon - https://www.ru.nl/english/news-agenda/news/vm/imapp/astrophysics/2019/dutch-antennas-unfolded-behind-moon/
Poster by @somtoe: Predicting Semantic Labels of Text Regions in Heterogeneous Document Images.
Hosein Azarbonyad presents approaches for transferring a model for Commitment Detection in Email from one domain to another. #DIR2019
Sien mentions this recent (2019) CIIR survey on Neural ReRanking models. #dir2019
A Deep Look into neural ranking models for information retrieval - ScienceDirect
At the Lloyd Hotel Amsterdam for DIR 2019.
Many brief talks to share IR progress (presented at international conferences and/or journals) within the Dutch community.
Nice idea by Rennings, Moraes, and Hauff: axiomatic datasets constructed specifically to measure what axioms (neural) models adhere to:
On my way to DIR lightning edition! http://dir2019.nl
"Ruthless Quotas at Amazon Are Maiming Employees"
Jeff Bezos makes 2.5 million times his routinely maimed fulfillment center employees getting urinary tract infections holding their pee to make box-moving quotas while permanently destroying their backs.
Professor of Federated Search at Radboud University. Formerly known as @hiemstra
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.