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Entries Tagged as 'General'
March 7th, 2013 · 13 Comments · General
December 29th, 2012 · 10 Comments · General
It’s that time — the end of another great year. It’s been a phenomenal year for LinkedIn, for my amazing team of data scientists, and for me personally. The end of year is also an exciting time of transition. I enter 2013 thinking about my daughter starting kindergarten, the house awaiting me after a lifetime [...]
December 5th, 2012 · Comments Off · General
What a wonderful week! On Tuesday, my daughter Lily turned 5. We celebrated by taking her out to her first karaoke night, where she had a blast (check her out singing Kimbra’s part in “Somebody That I Used To Know“) as did we! I’ll post a video soon. And [...]
December 4th, 2012 · 4 Comments · General
I just posted another pair of articles on LinkedIn: Understanding Relevance Relevance is Complicated I’ll continue to use The Noisy Channel as a personal blog, but I’ll be focusing my publishing efforts on LinkedIn. Hope you’ll follow me there!
November 20th, 2012 · Comments Off · General
I’ve recently started posting on LinkedIn as part of LinkedIn’s thought leadership program. My first two posts as an “influencer” are a bit meta: Influence and the Attention Economy Measuring Influence I’m curious to hear what you think — both of the content and of the platform. I have no immediate intention to migrate the [...]
November 12th, 2012 · Comments Off · General
The moment I learned that CIKM 2012 would be held in Maui, I knew I had to be there. Having co-organized the CIKM 2011 industry event, I had enough karma to be invited as part of this year’s industry event, representing LinkedIn. PRE-CONFERENCE: PSEUNAMI WARNING AND A WORKSHOP I arrived in Maui on Sunday, October [...]
November 11th, 2012 · 2 Comments · General
I was fortunate this year not only to be able to attend the 21st ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2012) in Maui, but also to be invited as part of this year’s industry event, representing LinkedIn. Above are the slides I presented on “Data By The People, For The People“. Enjoy!
Last year, I had the pleasure of co-organizing the CIKM 2011 Industry Event in Glasgow. This year, I’m honored to be part of the CIKM 2012 Industry Event program, along with top industry researchers from Adobe, eBay, Google, Groupon, IBM, Microsoft, Tencent, and Walmart Labs. I’ll be giving a talk on “Data By The People, [...]
October 8th, 2012 · 3 Comments · General
Human-computer information retrieval (HCIR) is the study of information retrieval techniques that integrate human intelligence and algorithmic search to help people explore, understand, and use information. Since 2007, the HCIR Symposium (previously known as the HCIR Workshop) has provided a venue for the theoretical and practical study of HCIR. We even inspired an EuroHCIR workshop across the [...]
October 1st, 2012 · 3 Comments · General
I’ll be in Cambridge, MA this Thursday and Friday for the Sixth Symposium on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval (HCIR 2012). Hope to see many of you there! But I’ll also have a few hours on Wednesday evening to meet people informally. If you’re interested in learning more about LinkedIn, data science or anything else, then hop [...]