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Monetizing User Activity on Social Networks - Challenges and Experiences
Found in: Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on
By Meenakshi Nagarajan, Kamal Baid, Amit Sheth, Shaojun Wang
Issue Date:September 2009
pp. 92-99
This work summarizes challenges and experiences in monetizing user activity on public forums on social network sites. We present a approach that identifies the monetization potential of user posts and eliminates off-topic content to identify the most relev...
Semantics-Empowered Social Computing
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Amit Sheth, Meenakshi Nagarajan
Issue Date:January 2009
pp. 76-80
User-generated textual content on social media has unique characteristics owing to the interpersonal and interactional nature of the communication medium. Web 3.0 applications that aim to automatically create accurate annotations from user-generated conten...
A Faceted Classification Based Approach to Search and Rank Web APIs
Found in: Web Services, IEEE International Conference on
By Ajith Ranabahu, Meenakshi Nagarajan, Amit P. Sheth, Kunal Verma
Issue Date:September 2008
pp. 177-184
Web application hybrids, popularly known as mashups, are created by integrating services on the Web using their APIs. Support for finding an API is currently provided by generic search engines or domain specific solutions such as Google and ProgrammableWeb...
Applications of Voting Theory to Information Mashups
Found in: International Conference on Semantic Computing
By Alfredo Alba, Varun Bhagwan, Julia Grace, Daniel Gruhl, Kevin Haas, Meenakshi Nagarajan, Jan Pieper, Christine Robson, Nachiketa Sahoo
Issue Date:August 2008
pp. 10-17
Blogs, discussion forums and social networking sites are an excellent source for people's opinions on a wide range of topics. We examine the application of voting theory to
Semantic Interoperability of Web Services - Challenges and Experiences
Found in: Web Services, IEEE International Conference on
By Meenakshi Nagarajan, Kunal Verma, Amit P. Sheth, John Miller, Jon Lathem
Issue Date:September 2006
pp. 373-382
With the rising popularity of Web services, both academia and industry have invested considerably in Web service description standards, discovery, and composition techniques. The standards based approach utilized by Web services has supported interoperabil...
Altering document term vectors for classification: ontologies as expectations of co-occurrence
Found in: Proceedings of the 16th international conference on World Wide Web (WWW '07)
By Amit Sheth, Arif Merchant, Kimberly Keeton, Marcos Aguilera, Meenakshi Nagarajan, Mustafa Uysal
Issue Date:May 2007
pp. 1225-1226
In this paper we extend the state-of-the-art in utilizing background knowledge for supervised classification by exploiting the semantic relationships between terms explicated in Ontologies. Preliminary evaluations indicate that the new approach generally i...
Semantic analytics on social networks: experiences in addressing the problem of conflict of interest detection
Found in: Proceedings of the 15th international conference on World Wide Web (WWW '06)
By Amit P. Sheth, Anupam Joshi, Boanerges Aleman-Meza, Cartic Ramakrishnan, I. Budak Arpinar, Li Ding, Meenakshi Nagarajan, Pranam Kolari, Tim Finin
Issue Date:May 2006
pp. 407-416
In this paper, we describe a Semantic Web application that detects Conflict of Interest (COI) relationships among potential reviewers and authors of scientific papers. This application discovers various 'semantic associations' between the reviewers and aut...