A Multimodal Analytics Platform for Journalists Analyzing Large-Scale, Heterogeneous Multilingual, and Multimedia Content

@article{Vrochidis2018AMA,
  title={A Multimodal Analytics Platform for Journalists Analyzing Large-Scale, Heterogeneous Multilingual, and Multimedia Content},
  author={Stefanos Vrochidis and Anastasia Moumtzidou and Ilias Gialampoukidis and Dimitris Liparas and Gerard Casamayor and Leo Wanner and Nicolaus Heise and Tilman Wagner and Andriy Bilous and Emmanuel Jamin and Boyan Simeonov and Vladimir Alexiev and Reinhard Busch and Ioannis Arapakis and Yiannis Kompatsiaris},
  journal={Frontiers in Robotics and AI},
  year={2018},
  volume={5}
}
Analysts and journalists face the problem of having to deal with very large, heterogeneous, and multilingual data volumes that need to be analyzed, understood, and aggregated. Automated and simplified editorial and authoring process could significantly reduce time, labor, and costs. Therefore, there is a need for unified access to multilingual and multicultural news story material, beyond the level of a nation, ensuring context-aware, spatiotemporal, and semantic interpretation, correlating… Expand
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