[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-842

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CrowdSearch 2012
Crowdsourcing Web Search

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Crowdsourcing Web Search

workshop held in conjunction with www2012 conference

Lyon, France, April 17, 2012.

Edited by

Ricardo Baeza-Yates *
Stefano Ceri **
Piero Fraternali **
Fausto Giunchiglia ***

* Yahoo! Research, Barcelona, Spain
** Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione, Milano, Italy
*** Universita' di Trento, Department of Information Engineering and Computer Science, Povo (TN), Italy

Table of Contents

    Session 1: Invited talks

  1. Using the Crowd to Solve Database Problems (invited paper) 1
    Donald Kossman
  2. Crowd Sourcing Literature Review in SUNFLOWER (invited paper) 2
    Sihem Amer-Yahia
  3. Session 2: Crowdsearching on textual and linked data

  4. Social-Textual Search and Ranking 3-8
    Ali Khodaei, Cyrus Shahabi
  5. A Semantically Enabled Architecture for Crowdsourced Linked Data Management 9-14
    Elena Simperl, Maribel Acosta, Barry Norton
  6. Exploiting Twitter as a Social Channel for Human Computation 15-19
    Ernesto Diaz-Aviles, Ricardo Kawase
  7. Session 3: Methods and Tools for CrowdSearching

  8. Human Computation Must Be Reproducible 20-25
    Praveen Paritosh
  9. Mechanical Cheat: Spamming Schemes and Adversarial Techniques on Crowdsourcing Platforms 26-30
    Djellel Eddine Difallah, Gianluca Demartini, Philippe Cudré-Mauroux
  10. A Model-Driven Approach for Crowdsourcing Search 31-35
    Alessandro Bozzon, Marco Brambilla, Andrea Mauri
  11. Session 4: Crowdsourcing for Multimedia Applications

  12. PodCastle and Songle: Crowdsourcing-Based Web Services for Retrieval and Browsing of Speech and Music Content 36-41
    Masataka Goto, Jun Ogata, Kazuyoshi Yoshii, Hiromasa Fujihara, Matthias Mauch, Tomoyasu Nakano
  13. A Framework for Crowdsourced Multimedia Processing and Querying 42-47
    Alessandro Bozzon, Ilio Catallo, Eleonora Ciceri, Piero Fraternali, Davide Martinenghi, Marco Tagliasacchi
  14. An Evaluation of Search Strategies for User-Generated Video Content 48-53
    Christopher G. Harris
  15. Discovering User Perceptions of Semantic Similarity in Near-duplicate Multimedia Files 54-58
    Raynor Vliegendhart, Martha Larson, Johan Pouwelse

17-Apr-2012: submitted by Piero Fraternali
18-Apr-2012: published on CEUR-WS.org