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Why care about PIM?

November 7, 2009


Days ago I had a chance to have dinner with an executive of a big internet company. When I mentioned that PIM is my research interest, he told me that it’s not very interesting in any sense and I’d better give it another thought. To counter his argument and as an sequel of my earlier […]

CIKM – Overview

November 7, 2009


I just attended CIKM in Hong Kong. The conference was very successful. There were many interesting papers and the organizers did a good job. (I also liked the food here much better than in SIGIR Boston 😉 Let me post about a couple of interesting trends and works. I want to summarize the big picture […]