Category Archives: digital media

facebook sells adds based on user behavior propagation

According to Intercept magazine FBLearnerFlow artificial intelligence facebook is capable to propagate future user behavior. This software delivers data how users will behave in the future, in which products they will be interested and which attitudes they develop. This data … Continue reading

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Telemedicine market increases

In Germany the market of telemedicine is likely to be liberalized (currently it in Germany it is only allowed to treat / advise patients over video calls when there was prior a personal contact.). This includes e.g. video chats with … Continue reading

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Googles new neuronal network NIMA judges automatically images similar to humans

Googles new neuronal network NIMA (Neural Image Assessment) can judge images automatically according to quality and aesthetics. In a test NIMA analysed images from the image database AVA (Aesthetic Visual Analysis) according to aesthetics. The results were very similar to … Continue reading

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Session chair at online educa 2017 “Video Communities: Lessons Learned for International, Intergenerational, Intercultural Knowledge Sharing”

During online educa 2017 (6 – 8 Dec 2017 / Berlin) I will chair the session on the topic “Video Communities: Lessons Learned for International, Intergenerational, Intercultural Knowledge Sharing“. About the session: schools using video to connect learners across the … Continue reading

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NASA robots twitter from space

NASA rover curiosity sent at the beginning of 2017 “a good new year” to all his fans on twitter. During X-mas he was alone, but he sent a message “I do not feel lonely”. During the holidays when he had … Continue reading

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New VR glyph 3D glasses project image directly on retina

The us start-up company Avegant presented at the CES in Las VegasĀ  its new VR glasses “Glyph“. This glasses differ significantly from other VR glasses due to the fact that it projects the video images directly on the retina of … Continue reading

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YouTube plans to enter streaming market for payTV

According to Bloomberg YouTube currently negotiates with several TV stationsĀ  such as NBC Universal, Viacom and Twenty-First Century Fox to offer TV streaming services via the new abo service “unplugged”. Estimated start date for “unplugged” will be 2017. The initiative … Continue reading

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