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Building, maintaining, and using knowledge bases: a report from the trenches
We describe the end-to-end process of building, maintaining, and using a large knowledge base at Kosmix, a Bay Area startup, and later at WalmartLabs, a development and research lab of Walmart. Expand
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Anatomy, Growth and Survival of a Long-hypocotyl Mutant of Cucumis sativus Deficient in Phytochrome B
Abstract Plant dry matter (DM) partitioning, survival rates, stem anatomy, and stem water conductivity were investigated in wild-type (WT) and long-hypocotyl ( lh ) mutant seedlings of cucumber (Expand
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Effects of different tillage regimes on soil compaction, maize (Zea mays L.) seedling emergence and yields in the eastern Argentinean Pampas region
Abstract Crop establishment depends primarily on the methods used for seedbed preparation and sowing. Our main objective was to evaluate the soil compaction and crop residue effects on maize ( ZeaExpand
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Social Media Analytics: The Kosmix Story
We describe social media analytics, as carried out at Kosmix. Expand
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Use of beta-Glucuronidase activity to quantify the growth of Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. radicis-lycopersici during infection of tomato
The β-glucuronidase (gus) reporter gene was integrated into the phytopathogenic fungus Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. radicis-lycopersici (FORL) in a co-transformation experiment using the hygromycin BExpand
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Navigating large-scale semi-structured data in business portals
This paper presents several paradigms by which users of Verity business portals (from within as well as from outside an enterprise) discover and navigate relevant semistructured data in corpora with millions of documents. Expand
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Sowing efficiency of two seeding machines with different metering devices and distribution systems: a comparison using soybean, Glycine max (L) Merr.
Argentina has experienced changes in its agricultural production, moving from traditional practices which greatly disturbed soils towards systems that reduce soilworking. Direct seeding is a goodExpand
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Logic for scheduling and process design