Tag Archives: Crowdsourcing

VLDB 2013: ISTC Faculty Members to Present Keynote and Five Papers

ISTC for Big Data faculty members and their students will present five papers at the 39th International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, August 26 to 30, 2013, in Riva del Garda, Trento, Italy. In addition, ISTC for Big Data … Continue reading

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Big Data New Year’s Resolutions

Five Things to Watch for in 2013 By Sam Madden, Ph.D.  Happy New Year to the global Big Data community.  Since it’s that time of year for resolutions, here are some of the things we here at the ISTC for … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing Big Data

By Barzan Mozafari, Ph.D., MIT CSAIL Crowdsourcing has become a popular means of performing tasks that are difficult for computers, including entity resolution, audio transcription, image annotation, sentiment analysis, and document summarization and editing. Although humans are often more accurate … Continue reading

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