Intensive Social Media Weeks


1. Computational Social Science
2. Users of the world, unite! The challenges and opportunities of Social Media,%20Andreas%20-%20Users%20of%20the%20world,%20unite.pdf
Introduction to Information Retrieval and natural language processing:
Community Question Answering:
Official website
MLlib | Apache Spark:
Spark Programming Guide
Spark Summit 2014 Training Materials
M. Zaharia et al. Resilient Distributed Datasets: A Fault-Tolerant Abstraction for In-Memory Cluster Computing
H. Karau et al. Learning Spark: Lightning-Fast Big Data Analysis
Semantic Web - technology of knowledge representation in the web: - TED Next Web Video SemWeb Standarts W3C - Linked Data
Main terms:
Graph/Network, Edge/arc, Vertex/node, Degree, Centrality, Cluster, Community detection, Population, Sample, Sample bias, Representative sample, Data noise, Lemmatization/stemming, Bag of words, Vector model, Similarity measure (distance), Fuzzy clustering, Quality function optimization, API
Semantic Web (technology of knowledge representation in the web), RDF (standart of resource description), Ontologies and Vocabularies, OWL (language for ontology description), Triplestores Reasoning, Linked Data (initiative to link existing datasets), LOD Cloud and Knowledge Graphs, SPARQL queries (queries to the triplestore), Federated queries (queries to the linked data cloud), Data alignment (linking of entities from different datasets)