Archive for the ‘web technology’ Category

Reconstructing the World With Flickr

As of September 2010, Flicker hosted 5 billion images with 3,000 uploaded each minute.  Facebook hosts even more.
These massive photo sharing systems provide an ever growing imagery dataset that could be used to reconstruct real world scenes in 3D.  In recent years, researchers have been processing images from these sites using computer vision techniques to […]

Digital Media and Technology Trends for 2011

In 2010, we witnessed a number of important developments in the world of digital media and technology.  The iPad became the first commercially successful tablet, a new type of computer security threat appeared, and Facebook grew to over 500 million users, just to name a few.   As 2011 arrives, here are trends I will […]


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