CONTENT ENRICHMENT THROUGH DYNAMIC ANNOTATION

George R S Weir, George Lepouras, Costas Vassilakis

Abstract

This paper describes a technique for interceding between users and the information that they browse. This facility, that we term ‘dynamic annotation’, affords a means of editing Web page content ‘on-the-fly’ between the source Web server and the requesting client. Thereby, we have a generic way of modifying the content displayed to local users by addition, removal or reorganising any information sourced from the World-Wide Web, whether this derives from local or remote pages. For some time, we have been exploring the scope for this device and we believe that it affords many potential worthwhile applications. Here, we describe two varieties of use. The first variety focuses on support for individual users in two contexts (second-language support and second language learning). The second variety of use focuses on support for groups of users. These differing applications have a common goal which is content enrichment of the materials placed before the user. Dynamic annotation provides a potent and flexible means to this end.

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R S Weir G., Lepouras G. and Vassilakis C. (2004). CONTENT ENRICHMENT THROUGH DYNAMIC ANNOTATION . In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS, ISBN 972-8865-00-7, pages 152-157. DOI: 10.5220/0002643301520157


in Bibtex Style

@conference{iceis04,
author={George R S Weir and George Lepouras and Costas Vassilakis},
title={CONTENT ENRICHMENT THROUGH DYNAMIC ANNOTATION},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS,},
year={2004},
pages={152-157},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002643301520157},
isbn={972-8865-00-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 5: ICEIS,
TI - CONTENT ENRICHMENT THROUGH DYNAMIC ANNOTATION
SN - 972-8865-00-7
AU - R S Weir G.
AU - Lepouras G.
AU - Vassilakis C.
PY - 2004
SP - 152
EP - 157
DO - 10.5220/0002643301520157