Social Media Retrieval

  • Naeem Ramzan
  • Roelof van Zwol
  • Jong-Seok Lee
  • Kai Clüver
  • Xian-Sheng Hua

Part of the Computer Communications and Networks book series (CCN)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Fundamentals of Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Konstantinos Chorianopoulos, David A. Shamma, Lyndon Kennedy
      Pages 3-22
    3. Zhi Wang, Wenwu Zhu, Peng Cui, Lifeng Sun, Shiqiang Yang
      Pages 23-42
    4. Theodoros Semertzidis, Dimitrios Rafailidis, Eleftherios Tiakas, Michael G. Strintzis, Petros Daras
      Pages 43-63
    5. Michel Plantié, Michel Crampes
      Pages 65-85
    6. Mohamad Rabbath, Susanne Boll
      Pages 87-111
  3. Tagging of Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Pascal Kelm, Vanessa Murdock, Sebastian Schmiedeke, Steven Schockaert, Pavel Serdyukov, Olivier van Laere
      Pages 115-141
    3. Tomas Piatrik, Qianni Zhang, Xavier Sevillano, Ebroul Izquierdo
      Pages 143-167
    4. Luca Cagliero, Alessandro Fiori, Luigi Grimaudo
      Pages 169-189
    5. Erik Cambria, Marco Grassi, Soujanya Poria, Amir Hussain
      Pages 191-215
    6. Christophe Chênes, Guillaume Chanel, Mohammad Soleymani, Thierry Pun
      Pages 217-237
    7. Ashkan Yazdani, Jong-Seok Lee, Touradj Ebrahimi
      Pages 239-259
  4. Privacy and Personalisation of Social Media

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 261-261
    2. Arjan J. P. Jeckmans, Michael Beye, Zekeriya Erkin, Pieter Hartel, Reginald L. Lagendijk, Qiang Tang
      Pages 263-281
    3. Ivan Ivanov, Peter Vajda, Jong-Seok Lee, Pavel Korshunov, Touradj Ebrahimi
      Pages 283-304
    4. Hemantha Kodikara Arachchi, Safak Dogan
      Pages 305-338
  5. Applications and Services

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 339-339
    2. Glenn Van Wallendael, Jan De Cock, Davy Van Deursen, Marta Mrak, Rik Van de Walle
      Pages 347-371
    3. Francisco Fraile, Pau Arce, Román Belda, Ismael de Fez, Juan Carlos Guerri, Ana Pajares
      Pages 373-391
    4. Fernando Boronat, Rufael Mekuria, Mario Montagud, Pablo Cesar
      Pages 393-431
    5. Paulo N. M. Sampaio, Rúben H. de Freitas Gouveia, Pedro A. T. Gomes
      Pages 433-447
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 479-484

About this book


Social media is now ubiquitous on the internet, generating both new possibilities and new challenges in information analysis and retrieval.

This comprehensive text/reference examines in depth the synergy between multimedia content analysis, personalization, and next-generation networking. The book demonstrates how this integration can result in robust, personalized services that provide users with an improved multimedia-centric quality of experience. Each chapter offers a practical step-by-step walkthrough for a variety of concepts, components and technologies relating to the development of applications and services.

Topics and features:

  • Provides contributions from an international and interdisciplinary selection of experts in their fields
  • Introduces the fundamentals of social media retrieval, presenting the most important areas of research in this domain
  • Examines the important topic of multimedia tagging in social environments, including geo-tagging
  • Discusses issues of personalization and privacy in social media
  • Reviews advances in encoding, compression and network architectures for the exchange of social media information
  • Describes a range of applications related to social media

Researchers and students interested in social media retrieval will find this book a valuable resource, covering a broad overview of state-of-the-art research and emerging trends in this area. The text will also be of use to practicing engineers involved in envisioning and building innovative social media applications and services.


Distribution of Media Multimedia Retrieval Personalization Social Media Social Networks Tagging

Editors and affiliations

  • Naeem Ramzan
    • 1
  • Roelof van Zwol
    • 2
  • Jong-Seok Lee
    • 3
  • Kai Clüver
    • 4
  • Xian-Sheng Hua
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Electronic EngineeringQueen Mary University of LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Director of Product Innovation, SearchNetflixLos GatosUSA
  3. 3.School of Integrated TechnologyYonsei UniversityIncheonKorea, Republic of (South Korea)
  4. 4.Institut für TelekommunikationssystemeTechnische Universität BerlinBerlinGermany
  5. 5.Media Computing GroupMicrosoft ResearchBellevueUSA

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