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Cross-language Wikipedia Editing of Okinawa, Japan

Scott A. Hale
2015 Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '15  
This article analyzes users who edit Wikipedia articles about Okinawa, Japan, in English and Japanese.  ...  However, when these users edit in their non-primary languages, they tend to make edits of a different type that are overall smaller in size and more often restricted to the narrow set of articles that  ...  Meyer, Taha Yasseri, and Alolita Sharma as well as the anonymous reviewers who provided helpful comments on previous versions of this article.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2702123.2702346 dblp:conf/chi/Hale15 fatcat:cbvekvnp6jbzxdblki5vp7uaj4

Okinawa in Japanese and English wikipedia

Scott A. Hale
2014 Proceedings of the extended abstracts of the 32nd annual ACM conference on Human factors in computing systems - CHI EA '14  
This research analyzes edits by foreign-language users in Wikipedia articles about Okinawa, Japan, in the Japanese and English editions of the encyclopedia.  ...  Okinawa, home to both English and Japanese speaking users, provides a good case to look at content differences and cross-language editing in a small geographic area on Wikipedia.  ...  The primary language is the language of the most-edited edition of Wikipedia.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2559206.2579413 dblp:conf/chi/Hale14a fatcat:qfah4ytutrbc5g74kepkc63c5e

Understanding Editing Behaviors in Multilingual Wikipedia

Suin Kim, Sungjoon Park, Scott A. Hale, Sooyoung Kim, Jeongmin Byun, Alice H. Oh, Eduardo G. Altmann
2016 PLoS ONE  
We analyze these multilingual editors in terms of their engagement, interests, and language proficiency in their primary and non-primary (secondary) languages and find that the English edition of Wikipedia  ...  We study multilingualism by collecting and analyzing a large dataset of the content written by multilingual editors of the English, German, and Spanish editions of Wikipedia.  ...  However, other than a small mixed-methods study of the contributions of Japanese-English bilingual editors on articles about Okinawa, Japan [17] , little is known about the content contributions of these  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155305 pmid:27171158 pmcid:PMC4865083 fatcat:p3vi7eer6rhk5f3nme4uh22pvu

Eternal Flames: Living Memories of the Pacific War

Alan Scott Christy, Suzana Djurcilov, Amanda Shuman, Alice Yang
Funds requested for an innovative website that provides a living archive of Pacific War memories in multiple languages.  ...  In this online environment, users can confront the cultural embeddedness of language, and researchers can trace the transformations of memory as it travels across cultural boundaries.  ...  Okinawa, at the site of the end of the Battle of Okinawa.  ... 
doi:10.17613/m6q647 fatcat:xm666oaelfeebnexnvskdrsuu4

Open-Domain, Content-based, Multi-modal Fact-checking of Out-of-Context Images via Online Resources [article]

Sahar Abdelnabi, Rakibul Hasan, Mario Fritz
2022 arXiv   pre-print
Out-of-context misinformation is one of the easiest and effective ways used by adversaries to spread viral false stories.  ...  To integrate evidence and cues from both modalities, we introduce the concept of 'multi-modal cycle-consistency check'; starting from the image/caption, we gather textual/visual evidence, which will be  ...  We discard a page if the detected language of the title is not English, using the fastText library [13] for language identification. We collect the domains of each evidence item as metadata.  ... 
arXiv:2112.00061v3 fatcat:7w5ndinlbjht7b5e7elzyozycy

Pilgrimage to Sumiyoshi/Pielgrzymka do Sumiyoshi

Yoshiakira Ashikaga, Adam Bednarczyk
2018 Silva Iaponicarum  
Telcon with Prime Minister Kaifu of Japan on August 29, 1990, No. 6954  ...  The Languages of Japan and Korea. Oxon: Routledge Language Family Series. // [last access 27 March 2017].  ...  A paper presented at the regular meeting of the Okinawa Center of Language Study at the University of the Ryukyus, 9 June 2018 (當山奈 那『与論方言の可能表現-肯定文を中心に』沖縄言語センター定例 研究発表会@琉球大学 50 周年会館、2018 年 6 月 9 日).  ... 
doi:10.14746/sijp.2018.52/53/54/55.1 fatcat:yzv5a34h3fglld5efphctuw5gi

Hydroides Gunnerus, 1768 (Annelida, Serpulidae) is feminine: a nomenclatural checklist of updated names

Geoffrey B. Read, Harry A. ten Hove, Yanan Sun, Elena K. Kupriyanova
2017 ZooKeys  
Place-names (23), and personal names (16) make up more than a third (36%) of the species names, with most of the remainder (68) being descriptive of species character states, usually of operculum morphology  ...  An update is needed because the gender of genus Hydroides has from 1 January 2000 reverted to the original feminine, due to a change in the wording of International Code of Zoological Nomenclature which  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank the following colleagues for their contributions to our study: Normand David (Québec, Canada) for valuable language and Code advice on some of our name evaluations  ... 
doi:10.3897/zookeys.642.10443 pmid:28138297 pmcid:PMC5240528 fatcat:d7ponurwufg53bqlq3cmgvaqyi

Hezbollah and Boko Haram: Cooperation or imitation?

Besenyő János, Keresztes Vivien
2018 Figshare  
Hezbollah is one of the greatest threats to Africa, especially to Nigeria, not because they are planning to attack targeted regions of the continent, but they are also liable to give support to dangerous  ...  In this article, we mainly focus on suicide bombers of Hezbollah and Boko Haram. Furthermore, we examine the relationship and possible cooperation between these two terrorist groups.  ...  . ***, "Okinawa Reversion Agreement 5. (1972)", available at okinawa-reversion-agreement-1972/p30266. ***, "The Senkaku Islands", Ministry 6.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7019705 fatcat:t3zs4lbpf5esji3n7hn2u6bbv4

Consistent design schematics for biological systems: standardization of representation in biological engineering

Y. Matsuoka, S. Ghosh, H. Kitano
2009 Journal of the Royal Society Interface  
The construction of biological circuits requires iterative phases of design, simulation and assembly, leading to the fabrication of a biological device.  ...  We envision that such a synergistic approach would lead to the development of global, standardized schemata in biology, empowering deeper understanding of molecular mechanisms as well as engineering of  ...  This research is, in part, supported by ERATO-SORST Program of the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Genome Network Project of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology  ... 
doi:10.1098/rsif.2009.0046.focus pmid:19493898 pmcid:PMC2843967 fatcat:vq6sityk2jcnhenazsafyn77tm

Evolution of the big deals use in the public universities of the Castile and Leon region, Spain

Andrés Fernández-Ramos, Blanca Rodríguez-Bravo, María-Luisa Alvite-Díez, Lourdes Santos-De-Paz, María-Antonia Morán-Suárez, Josefa Gallego-Lorenzo, Isabel Olea
2020 El Profesional de la Informacion  
Tack on the editions in more than 100 other languages, including Esperanto and Kurdish, and the total Wikipedia article count tops 5.3 million.  ...  When I was in school, kids studied Japanese because Japan was a dominant economic power and language skills were thought to open up career opportunities.  ...  , see Wikipedia probabilistic systems, [68] [69] 70, 71 producerism, 64 producers, 57, 253, 254 line between consumers and, 63-64, 83-84 production, democratizing the tools of, 54, 55, 57, [62] [63]  ... 
doi:10.3145/epi.2019.nov.19 fatcat:7hb7lt2ryrdt5o33xjjcoduuli

Intelligent Web Interactions

Tsuyoshi Murata, Seiji Yamada
2011 Journal of Emerging Technologies in Web Intelligence  
The goal of this special issue is to present Intelligent Web Interaction as a new and promising research field.  ...  This research has been supported by a Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) grant, Manitoba Centre of Excellence Fund (MCEF) grant, and the Canadian Arthritis Network of Excellence  ...  Barb Shay from the School of Medical Rehabilitation at the University of Manitoba for their cooperation and help running experiments and for data acquisition. In addition, we extend our thanks to Dr.  ... 
doi:10.4304/jetwi.3.1.1-2 fatcat:5vipvrl7dbhtbngzlp3c6zxjve

3. Ports and Shipping [chapter]

John Andrew Black
2022 A Short History of Transport in Japan from Ancient Times to the Present  
In the meantime, I have taken care of him in Japan, but for most of the time he has continued to help me.  ...  In addition, when looking at things other than academic, John has a deep general knowledge of Japan.  ...  In 2015, Prime Minister Abe Shinzō announced the 2015 revision of the Japan Revitalization Strategy that included, as a strategic item, autonomous driving vehicles, and in doing so established the Panel  ... 
doi:10.11647/obp.0281.03 fatcat:s7fipfwo2rew7iar7rn7r73sau

Conclusions and the Way Forward [chapter]

2009 Housing Markets & Planning Policy  
The fifth indicator -the number and share of Wikipedia articles by language -serves as a proxy for user-generated content online.  ...  More than 300 languages are now available on Wikipedia and more than 100 on major social networks. There has been particularly strong growth in the number of Chinese speakers online.  ...  Data for the number of articles in each language available on Wikipedia are published in time series dating back to 2003.  ... 
doi:10.1002/9781444317572.ch8 fatcat:co64oyxsyfeanaaortnajykeci

Conclusions and the Way Forward

2007 Food and Nutrition Bulletin  
The fifth indicator -the number and share of Wikipedia articles by language -serves as a proxy for user-generated content online.  ...  More than 300 languages are now available on Wikipedia and more than 100 on major social networks. There has been particularly strong growth in the number of Chinese speakers online.  ...  Data for the number of articles in each language available on Wikipedia are published in time series dating back to 2003.  ... 
doi:10.1177/15648265070281s211 fatcat:suw64ygumjc55mjjmjbdeavjrq

From people to entities : typed search in the enterprise and the web [article]

Gianluca Demartini, University, My
After the first edition of INEX-XER Track at INEX 2007 [164], the 2008 edition [60] created additional evaluation material for IR systems that retrieve entities instead of documents.  ...  Wikipedia Wikipedia is a multilingual, Web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly-editable model. 2 Such model made possible for Wikipedia to increase the chances that factual errors  ...  Wolfgang Nejdl for giving me the great opportunity to work in the splendid environment of the L3S Research Center.  ... 
doi:10.15488/7606 fatcat:hpy5vhwot5fqhjk44kqtevccoy
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