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Memex

The memex (originally coined "at random", though sometimes said to be a portmanteau of "memory" and "index") is the name of the hypothetical proto… Expand
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2017
2017
This paper proposes a new task, MemexQA: given a collection of photos or videos from a user, the goal is to automatically answer… Expand
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2011
2011
What would it take for a true personal knowledge base to generate the benefits envisioned by Vannevar Bush? 
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2010
2010
  • Frank Nack
  • Mobile TV: Customizing Content and Experience
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 9911489
Stories have been shared in every culture because they are a powerful means to entertain, educate, and preserve traditions or… Expand
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The use of context is critical for scene understanding in computer vision, where the recognition of an object is driven by both… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Vannevar Bush proposed the memex as a means to support building knowledge in the way he says the human brain works: by… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
MyLifeBits is a project to fulfill the Memex vision first posited by Vannevar Bush in 1945. It is a system for storing all of one… Expand
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1998
1998
Handwritten codexes or printed books transformed society by allowing users to preserve and transmit information. Today, leather… Expand
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1998
1998
Handwritten codexes or printed books transformed society by allowing users to preserve and transmit information. Today, leather… Expand
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1992
1992
Vannevar Bush's famous article, “As We May Think” (1945), described an imaginary information retrieval machine, the Memex. The… Expand
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1989
1989
The terms ‘hypermedia’ and ‘multimedia’ have elastic defini‐tions. ‘Multimedia’ is sometimes used to describe single media… Expand
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