Here we present the top downloaded ACM SIGMM articles from the ACM Portal web-site, from July 2008 to October 2008. We are hoping that, this list gives a much deserved exposure to the ACM SIGMM's best articles.
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  1. Content-based multimedia information retrieval: State of the art and challenges
    Michael S. Lew, Nicu Sebe, Chabane Djeraba, Ramesh Jain
    TOMCCAP , Feb-06
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  2. Wireless network security: comparison of WEP (Wired Equivalent Privacy) mechanism, WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) and RSN (Robust Security Network) security protocols
    Halil Ibrahim Bulbul, Ihsan Batmaz, Mesut Ozel
    Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Forensic applications and techniques in telecommunications, information, and multimedia and workshop, Jan-08
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  3. Content-based image retrieval: approaches and trends of the new age
    Ritendra Datta, Jia Li, James Z. Wang
    Proceedings of the 7th ACM SIGMM international workshop on Multimedia information retrieval, Nov-05
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  4. Video abstraction: A systematic review and classification
    Ba Tu Truong, Svetha Venkatesh
    TOMCCAP , Feb-07
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  5. New insights on internet streaming and IPTV
    Zhen Xiao, Fan Ye
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  6. Phishing attacks and solutions
    Mohamad Badra, Samer El-Sawda, Ibrahim Hajjeh
    Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile multimedia communications, Aug-07
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  7. Web 2.0 dictionary
    Qingxiong Yang, Xin Chen, Gang Wang
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  8. Foreground object detection from videos containing complex background
    Liyuan Li, Weimin Huang, Irene Y. H. Gu, Qi Tian
    Proceedings of the eleventh ACM international conference on Multimedia, Nov-03
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  9. Support vector machine active learning for image retrieval
    Simon Tong, Edward Chang
    Proceedings of the ninth ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-01
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  10. Can we trust digital image forensics?
    Thomas Gloe, Matthias Kirchner, Antje Winkler, Rainer Böhme
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  11. How flickr helps us make sense of the world: context and content in community-contributed media collections
    Lyndon Kennedy, Mor Naaman, Shane Ahern, Rahul Nair, Tye Rattenbury
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  12. Correlative multi-label video annotation
    Guo-Jun Qi, Xian-Sheng Hua, Yong Rui, Jinhui Tang, Tao Mei, Hong-Jiang Zhang
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  13. Shadow tracking on multi-touch tables
    Florian Echtler, Manuel Huber, Gudrun Klinker
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  14. Exploring large-scale peer-to-peer live streaming topologies
    Chuan Wu, Baochun Li, Shuqiao Zhao
    TOMCCAP , Aug-08
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  15. Multimedia streaming using multiple TCP connections
    Sunand Tullimas, Thinh Nguyen, Rich Edgecomb, Sen-ching Cheung
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  16. A scalable and extensible segment-event-object-based sports video retrieval system
    Dian Tjondronegoro, Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen, Adrien Joly
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  17. Multimedia surveillance systems
    Rita Cucchiara
    Proceedings of the third ACM international workshop on Video surveillance & sensor networks, Nov-05
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  18. Affective multimodal human-computer interaction
    Maja Pantic, Nicu Sebe, Jeffrey F. Cohn, Thomas Huang
    Proceedings of the 13th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Nov-05
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  19. World-scale mining of objects and events from community photo collections
    Till Quack, Bastian Leibe, Luc Van Gool
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  20. IMS based IPTV services: architecture and implementation
    Eugen Mikoczy, Dmitry Sivchenko, Bangnan Xu, Veselin Rakocevic
    Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile multimedia communications, Aug-07
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  21. Multimedia streaming via TCP: An analytic performance study
    Bing Wang, Jim Kurose, Prashant Shenoy, Don Towsley
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  22. Smartweb: multimodal web services on the road
    Wolfgang Wahlster
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  23. Combining and measuring the benefits of bimanual pen and direct-touch interaction on horizontal interfaces
    Peter Brandl, Clifton Forlines, Daniel Wigdor, Michael Haller, Chia Shen
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  24. Analyzing Flickr groups
    Radu Andrei Negoescu, Daniel Gatica-Perez
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  25. Concept-based electronic health records: opportunities and challenges
    Shahram Ebadollahi, Anni R. Coden, Michael A. Tanenblatt, Shih-Fu Chang, Tanveer Syeda-Mahmood, Arnon Amir
    Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-06
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  26. Semantics and CBIR: a medical imaging perspective
    Xiang Sean Zhou, Sonja Zillner, Manuel Moeller, Michael Sintek, Yiqiang Zhan, Arun Krishnan, Alok Gupta
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  27. Voice over IP forensics
    Jill Slay, Matthew Simon
    Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Forensic applications and techniques in telecommunications, information, and multimedia and workshop, Jan-08
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  28. Automatic image annotation via local multi-label classification
    Mei Wang, Xiangdong Zhou, Tat-Seng Chua
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  29. Efficient web browsing on small screens
    Hamed Ahmadi, Jun Kong
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  30. The challenge of information visualization evaluation
    Catherine Plaisant
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-04
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  31. Peer-to-peer internet telephony using SIP
    Kundan Singh, Henning Schulzrinne
    Proceedings of the international workshop on Network and operating systems support for digital audio and video, Jun-05
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  32. A 3-dimensional sift descriptor and its application to action recognition
    Paul Scovanner, Saad Ali, Mubarak Shah
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  33. Data mining for image/video processing: a promising research frontier
    Jiawei Han
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  34. Rate allocation for multi-user video streaming over heterogenous access networks
    Xiaoqing Zhu, Piyush Agrawal, Jatinder Pal Singh, Tansu Alpcan, Bernd Girod
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  35. Eye localization for face matching: is it always useful and under what conditions?
    Bart Kroon, Alan Hanjalic, Sander M.P. Maas
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  36. SLMeeting: supporting collaborative work in Second Life
    Andrea De Lucia, Rita Francese, Ignazio Passero, Genoveffa Tortora
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  37. A neural-network-based context-aware handoff algorithm for multimedia computing
    Tsungnan Lin, Chiapin Wang, Po-Chiang Lin
    TOMCCAP , Aug-08
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  38. Personalized multimedia retrieval: the new trend?
    Nicu Sebe, Qi Tian
    Proceedings of the international workshop on Workshop on multimedia information retrieval, Sep-07
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  39. Incorporating feature hierarchy and boosting to achieve more effective classifier training and concept-oriented video summarization and skimming
    Hangzai Luo, Yuli Gao, Xiangyang Xue, Jinye Peng, Jianping Fan
    TOMCCAP , Jan-08
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  40. Usability of E-learning tools
    C. Ardito, M. De Marsico, R. Lanzilotti, S. Levialdi, T. Roselli, V. Rossano, M. Tersigni
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-04
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  41. Human-centered computing: a multimedia perspective
    Alejandro Jaimes, Nicu Sebe, Daniel Gatica-Perez
    Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-06
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  42. Semantic concept-based query expansion and re-ranking for multimedia retrieval
    Apostol (Paul) Natsev, Alexander Haubold, Jelena Tešić, Lexing Xie, Rong Yan
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  43. Human-centered design meets cognitive load theory: designing interfaces that help people think
    Sharon Oviatt
    Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-06
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  44. Annotation suggestion and search for personal multimedia objects on the web
    Brendan Elliott, Z. Meral Özsoyoglu
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  45. Content-based image retrieval via distributed databases
    Kambiz Jarrah, Ling Guan
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  46. Context-based video retrieval system for the life-log applications
    Tetsuro Hori, Kiyoharu Aizawa
    Proceedings of the 5th ACM SIGMM international workshop on Multimedia information retrieval, Nov-03
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  47. An analytical study of peer-to-peer media streaming systems
    Yi-Cheng Tu, Jianzhong Sun, Mohamed Hefeeda, Sunil Prabhakar
    TOMCCAP , Nov-05
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  48. Audio keywords generation for sports video analysis
    Min Xu, Changsheng Xu, Lingyu Duan, Jesse S. Jin, Suhuai Luo
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  49. Mobile video applications and standards
    Ye-Kui Wang, Imed Bouazizi, Miska M. Hannuksela, Igor D. D. Curcio
    Proceedings of the international workshop on Workshop on mobile video, Sep-07
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  50. A novel Network Intrusion Detection System (NIDS) based on signatures search of data mining
    Hu Zhengbing, Li Zhitang, Wu Junqi
    Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Forensic applications and techniques in telecommunications, information, and multimedia and workshop, Jan-08
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  51. Interactive video browsing on mobile devices
    Wolfgang Hürst, Georg Götz, Martina Welte
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  52. Designing interaction, not interfaces
    Michel Beaudouin-Lafon
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-04
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  53. Peer-to-peer multimedia applications
    Jin Li
    Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-06
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  54. Video game design using an eye-movement-dependent model of visual attention
    Li Jie, James J. Clark
    TOMCCAP , Aug-08
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  55. Geographic location tags on digital images
    Kentaro Toyama, Ron Logan, Asta Roseway
    Proceedings of the eleventh ACM international conference on Multimedia, Nov-03
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  56. A web-based group decision support system for the selection and evaluation of educational multimedia
    Mohammed N. A. Abdelhakim, Shervin Shirmohammadi
    Proceedings of the international workshop on Educational multimedia and multimedia education, Sep-07
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  57. Image stablization for 2D barcode in handheld devices
    Chung-Hua Chu, De-Nian Yang, Ming-Syan Chen
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  58. Feature synthesized EM algorithm for image retrieval
    Rui Li, Bir Bhanu, Anlei Dong
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  59. Achieving simultaneous distribution control and privacy protection for Internet media delivery
    Songqing Chen, Shiping Chen, Huiping Guo, Bo Shen, Sushil Jajodia
    TOMCCAP , May-08
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  60. Exploring blog archives with interactive visualization
    Indratmo, Julita Vassileva, Carl Gutwin
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  61. Language modeling for bag-of-visual words image categorization
    Pierre Tirilly, Vincent Claveau, Patrick Gros
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  62. Smart home care network using sensor fusion and distributed vision-based reasoning
    Ali Maleki Tabar, Arezou Keshavarz, Hamid Aghajan
    Proceedings of the 4th ACM international workshop on Video surveillance and sensor networks, Oct-06
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  63. Multimedia information retrieval: what is it, and why isn't anyone using it?
    Alejandro Jaimes, Mike Christel, Sébastien Gilles, Ramesh Sarukkai, Wei-Ying Ma
    Proceedings of the 7th ACM SIGMM international workshop on Multimedia information retrieval, Nov-05
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  64. Ambient mobility: human environment interface and interaction challenges
    José Luis Encarnação
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  65. Contrast-based image attention analysis by using fuzzy growing
    Yu-Fei Ma, Hong-Jiang Zhang
    Proceedings of the eleventh ACM international conference on Multimedia, Nov-03
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  66. Visual representation of web design patterns for end-users
    Paloma Díaz, Ignacio Aedo, Mary Beth Rosson
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  67. Statistically undetectable jpeg steganography: dead ends challenges, and opportunities
    Jessica Fridrich, Tomáš Pevný, Jan Kodovský
    Proceedings of the 9th workshop on Multimedia & security, Sep-07
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  68. Semantics, content, and structure of many for the creation of personal photo albums
    Susanne Boll, Philipp Sandhaus, Ansgar Scherp, Utz Westermann
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  69. A traffic model for the Xbox game Halo 2
    Sebastian Zander, Grenville Armitage
    Proceedings of the international workshop on Network and operating systems support for digital audio and video, Jun-05
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  70. A Semantic Web ontology for context-based classification and retrieval of music resources
    Alfio Ferrara, Luca A. Ludovico, Stefano Montanelli, Silvana Castano, Goffredo Haus
    TOMCCAP , Aug-06
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  71. Improving VoD server efficiency with bittorrent
    Yung Ryn Choe, Derek L. Schuff, Jagadeesh M. Dyaberi, Vijay S. Pai
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  72. Scalable music recommendation by search
    Rui Cai, Chao Zhang, Lei Zhang, Wei-Ying Ma
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  73. Hiding Skype VoIP calls from parametric identification
    Mauro Migliardi, Roberto Podesta, Matteo Tebaldi, Massimo Maresca
    Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Forensic applications and techniques in telecommunications, information, and multimedia and workshop, Jan-08
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  74. A user attention model for video summarization
    Yu-Fei Ma, Lie Lu, Hong-Jiang Zhang, Mingjing Li
    Proceedings of the tenth ACM international conference on Multimedia, Dec-02
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  75. Defining user perception of distributed multimedia quality
    Stephen R. Gulliver, Gheorghita Ghinea
    TOMCCAP , Nov-06
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  76. Automatic metadata extraction and indexing for reusing e-learning multimedia objects
    Paolo Bolettieri, Fabrizio Falchi, Claudio Gennaro, Fausto Rabitti
    Workshop on multimedia information retrieval on The many faces of multimedia semantics, Sep-07
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  77. Insights into future mobile multimedia applications
    Minoru Etoh
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  78. Cheat-prevention and -analysis in online virtual worlds
    Sabine Cikic, Sven Grottke, Fritz Lehmann-Grube, Jan Sablatnig
    Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Forensic applications and techniques in telecommunications, information, and multimedia and workshop, Jan-08
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  79. TapTap and MagStick: improving one-handed target acquisition on small touch-screens
    Anne Roudaut, Stéphane Huot, Eric Lecolinet
    Proceedings of the working conference on Advanced visual interfaces, May-08
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  80. Multiple feature fusion by subspace learning
    Yun Fu, Liangliang Cao, Guodong Guo, Thomas S. Huang
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  81. A discrete direct retrieval model for image and video retrieval
    Shaolei Feng, R. Manmatha
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  82. Data grid for large-scale medical image archive and analysis
    H. K. Huang, Aifeng Zhang, Brent Liu, Zheng Zhou, Jorge Documet, Nelson King, L. W. C. Chan
    Proceedings of the 13th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Nov-05
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  83. Detecting social interactions of the elderly in a nursing home environment
    Datong Chen, Jie Yang, Robert Malkin, Howard D. Wactlar
    TOMCCAP , Feb-07
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  84. VideoSense: towards effective online video advertising
    Tao Mei, Xian-Sheng Hua, Linjun Yang, Shipeng Li
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  85. Performance evaluation of relevance feedback methods
    Mark J. Huiskes, Michael S. Lew
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  86. On the minimum delay peer-to-peer video streaming: how realtime can it be?
    Yong Liu
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  87. A feature-based algorithm for detecting and classifying scene breaks
    Ramin Zabih, Justin Miller, Kevin Mai
    Proceedings of the third ACM international conference on Multimedia, Jan-95
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  88. Content-based retrieval of 3D models
    Alberto Del Bimbo, Pietro Pala
    TOMCCAP , Feb-06
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  89. Mobile learning combined with RFID for technical and vocational education and training
    Chwen-Fu Horng, Gwo-Jiun Horng, Chung-Shan Sun
    Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile multimedia communications, Aug-07
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  90. Predictive real-time perceptual compression based on eye-gaze-position analysis
    Oleg V. Komogortsev, Javed I. Khan
    TOMCCAP , Aug-08
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  91. Speaker change detection and tracking in real-time news broadcasting analysis
    Lie Lu, Hong-Jiang Zhang
    Proceedings of the tenth ACM international conference on Multimedia, Dec-02
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  92. Multimedia ontologies
    Lambrini Seremeti, Achilles Kameas
    Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Mobile multimedia communications, Aug-07
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  93. Design and implementation of a distributed content management system
    C. D. Cranor, R. Ethington, A. Sehgal, D. Shur, C. Sreenan, J. E. van der Merwe
    Proceedings of the 13th international workshop on Network and operating systems support for digital audio and video, Jun-03
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  94. An automated end-to-end lecture capture and broadcasting system
    Cha Zhang, Yong Rui, Jim Crawford, Li-Wei He
    TOMCCAP , Jan-08
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  95. The challenge problem for automated detection of 101 semantic concepts in multimedia
    Cees G. M. Snoek, Marcel Worring, Jan C. van Gemert, Jan-Mark Geusebroek, Arnold W. M. Smeulders
    Proceedings of the 14th annual ACM international conference on Multimedia, Oct-06
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  96. Ubiquitous device personalization and use: The next generation of IP multimedia communications
    Ron Shacham, Henning Schulzrinne, Srisakul Thakolsri, Wolfgang Kellerer
    TOMCCAP , May-07
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  97. Bipartite graph reinforcement model for web image annotation
    Xiaoguang Rui, Mingjing Li, Zhiwei Li, Wei-Ying Ma, Nenghai Yu
    Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Multimedia, Sep-07
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  98. Human action recognition using star skeleton
    Hsuan-Sheng Chen, Hua-Tsung Chen, Yi-Wen Chen, Suh-Yin Lee
    Proceedings of the 4th ACM international workshop on Video surveillance and sensor networks, Oct-06
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  99. Image clustering based on a shared nearest neighbors approach for tagged collections
    Pierre-Alain Moëllic, Jean-Emmanuel Haugeard, Guillaume Pitel
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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  100. Web-based information content and its application to concept-based video retrieval
    Alexander Haubold, Apostol Natsev
    Proceedings of the 2008 international conference on Content-based image and video retrieval, Jul-08
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