Codepiction idea

Libby Miller libby.miller at b...
Tue Mar 5 16:55:57 UTC 2002



On Tue, 5 Mar 2002, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:

> Well, I don't know if "number of people in a photo" is a good metric - among
> other things it is not clear that the people listed as being in a given photo
> are all the people in that photo...

very true. It might work as something approximate though.

>
> but it might be intersting to look at different weighting mechanisms for the
> strength of a link.

danbri and shellac and I were just discussing various ways of doing
this, and various metrics. amihotornot springs to mind; classifying for
nudity (or lack of) as well ;)

Libby

>
> chaals
>
> On Tue, 5 Mar 2002, Libby Miller wrote:
>
>
> cc'ing damian, who did most of the coding!
>
> hi max
> interesting idea, and of course the number of (described at any rate)
> people on the photos is somthing we already know. we'll have to have a
> little think about implementation - damian is probably the best person
> to do that :)
>
> several people have been interested in differing shortest paths, but
> noone's come up with this idea, but I think you're right that a smaller
> number of people is better 'quality' somehow, maybe because they're more
> likely to know each other better.
>
> I wonder if we should direct this to the rdfweb mailing list? (cc'd, I
> think)
>
> Libby
>
> On Tue, 5 Mar 2002, Max Froumentin wrote:
>
> > While zoning out during the delivery context workshop I had a idea
> > for making codepiction. Someone may have had this idea before, in which
> > case just ignore this.
> >
> > The idea is to introduce link "strenghts" to photos. A photo showing
> > me with chaals among 50 people has less value than one where there's
> > just the two of us. Indeed I'm more interested by the following path:
> > maxf -> danbri -> chaals (where there's few people on each photos),
> > rather than maxf -> chaals on a W3C Team group photo, even if the
> > former path is shorter.
> >
> > In terms of implementation, it's just a matter of assigning a weight
> > (or distance) to links from the number of people on the photo, and
> > compute the shortest path (using Dijksta's algorithm).
> >
> > Max.
> >
> >
> >
> >
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