California – places to visit
In June 2018 I went to Florida, Tampa and California, Palo Alto. In Tampa I was visiting the University ofRead more.
Apache and forwarding a client certificate Id to WebSocket
Recently I came across a problem of forwarding a certificate Id to backend service for the authentication purposes. I alsoRead more.
Creating a Mac OS .app from a runnable JAR file
Here we solve a problem that many developers face when bundling java applications into an .app. We are going toRead more.
A simple custom solution to multi-language support using JS
Recently, I needed to add a multi-language support to a website that was run using PHP. Sure, I could useRead more.
Part 3/3: Reading analog input using RPi
Continuing from the previous example, we would like our LED to turn on automatically, based on the light level ofRead more.
Part 2/3: OpenHAB + RPi + LEDs + Camera
We are continuing with the example from the first part of the tutorial: http://www.zitnik.si/wordpress/2016/02/04/part-13-controlling-leds-using-raspberry-pi/. In this part we are goingRead more.
Part 1/3: Controlling LEDs using Raspberry Pi
In this post I will review, how to turn on or off LEDs using Raspberry Pi 2, Model B (RPi).Read more.
Databases Summer School at Kyungpook National University
During July 2015 prof. dr. Marko Bajec and I held a one-month summer school on databases and database design atRead more.
My PhD Defense
I started my PhD directly after finishing my undergrad study, as a Junior Researcher from industry at Optilab and LaboratoryRead more.
The end of Lajkbuk (previously Likebook) platform
In the early days of 2013 a friend of mine Dean Virant had an idea of developing a state-of-the-art platformRead more.
Data Technologies at Slovene national TV
Today I talked a little about the data and related technologies at the national tv show. You can watch theRead more.
Data extraction using Alchemy API
As I am very interested into information extraction from textual data, from the research perspective, I have tried to usedRead more.
Optilab Tech Talk: Programming in Scala
As I am a huge fan of Scala, I presented some features of this great language to my colleagues atRead more.
Informatics 2013 Conference
This year we had a bilateral project with Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Belgrade, Serbia. My Serbian friend Bojan Furlan andRead more.
Machine Learning for everyone – PredictionIO
PredictionIO (http://prediction.io/) is an open source machine learning (ML) server. Its goal is to make personalization and recommendation algorithms moreRead more.
After ACL 2013 Trip: Plovdiv, Nessebar, Sunny Beach and Varna
On the 10th of August I left Sofia by train heading towards Plovdiv. I stayed there for two nights. OnRead more.
ACL 2013, Days 5,6
After the conference, there were two days of workshops. I had applied for the BioNLP workshop in which Marinka andRead more.
ACL 2013, Day 4
This morning’s keynote was given by Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at University of Washington, Dr. Chantel Prat.Read more.
ACL 2013, Day 3
In the morning there was a keynote given by Lars Rasmussen who got his PhD at the University of Edinburgh,Read more.
ACL 2013, Day 2
Today it was the official conference opening. Obviously, this year’s ACL is one of the biggest conferences. There were almostRead more.
Optilab Tech Talk: Social APIs & Spring Social
At Optilab I presented the use of Social APIs, focusing on using Facebook API and Spring Social libraries. At firstRead more.
Optilab SCI-Talk: Hidden Markov Models
In May 2013 I had a simple tutorial about Hidden Markov Models. I introduced the type of algorithm, presented forward/backwardRead more.
ACL 2013, Day 1
Association for Computational Linguistic (ACL) conference is one of the top ranked conferences in the field of natural language processing.Read more.
Kuhinjski podvig: Priprava jagodne rolade
Jagodna rolada mi je ena izmed najljubših sladic, zato sem se odločil, da jo poskusim pripraviti še sam. V tejRead more.
Optilab SCI Talk S02E01 – An Introduction into Entity Detection
I am posting a first lecture of second season of Optilab’s Science Talks. The recording was a pilot project, butRead more.
How to integrate two independent jQuery libraries within a single page?
It has been long since my last post. That is not because I have nothing useful to write, but moreRead more.
Marinka Žitnik (sestra) – čestitam za vse uspehe, Univerzitetno in fakultetno Prešernovo nagrado!
Posnetek podelitve v okviru Dneva FRI, 5.12.2012: (Chrome 6, Safari :), isti posnetek je tudi dostopen na: http://zitnik.si/temp/DanFRI_MarinkaZitnik_05_12_2012.mp4)Read more.
YouTrack4 installation on Ubuntu 12.04
YouTrack4 seems free alternative to Atlassian’s JIRA. I use JIRA on production projects and on first sight it seems farRead more.
Marinka Žitnik (sestra) – zagovor diplomske naloge
Danes je Marinka Žitnik zagovorila svojo diplomsko nalogo z naslovom “Pristop matrične faktorizacije za gradnjo napovednih modelov iz heterogenih podatkovnihRead more.
Optilab Tech Talk – “Ontology as NoSQL Database Schema”
Today I presented a HOT topic about Ontologies and NoSQL as a Tech Talk at Optilab d.o.o.. At this companyRead more.
FRI Summer School – “How to make your own Facebook”
I attended FRI Summer School “How to make your own Facebook” from 9th-13th July 2012. The school was mainly byRead more.
Presentation at Doctoral Consortium – CAiSE 2012
Slides are available few posts below…Read more.
Android Tutorial: “Android: From Idea to Application”
This week I am going to attend “Swing Morja in Sonca 2012” – Summer Swing dance workshops and parties inRead more.
CAiSE Conference, Days 3-5
In the following days the main conference took place. It began on wednesday with Prof. Michele Missikof’s talk “Looking atRead more.
CAiSE Conference, Day 2
Today I woke up early to finish my presentation I had at 9:30 at the Doctoral Consortium – Collective Ontology-basedRead more.
CAiSE Conference, Day 1
Today we started at 9 o’clock at Gdansk University. I attended IWSSA Workshop (International Workshop on System/Software Architectures). There wereRead more.
CAiSE 2012 Conference, Pre-Day 1
24th International Conference on Advanced Information Systems Engineering (CAiSE’12) is this year organized in Gdansk, Poland. It is a “classRead more.
My phone usage history and back to … Android!
In this post I will briefly present all the mobile phones I owned and will point out pros/cons of iPhoneRead more.
Simple tutorial: Linked Data – the NoSQL driver?
In this demo I will show how semantic data can be easily created and manipulated using ontologies and NoSQL datastores.Read more.
Mac OSX Lion: Time Machine to PC share
There are problems backing up Mac OSX computers to network shares (other than Apple :)) because Apple uses some proprietaryRead more.
LG TV and .mkv via DLNA
My LG TV played .mkv files from USB, but not via DLNA. After selecting .mkv file, “This file is invalid”Read more.
Apache Nutch 1.4 – Form authentication [SOLVED]
As I have been searching over the internet, I found out lots of people having problems with Form-based authentication whenRead more.
Protected: PubLoOnSteroids Limited Edition
There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.Read more.
Natural Language Processing in Slovene language
I have checked tools for text processing in Slovene language. As I have found out, there are no published namedRead more.
Quick intro to Weka
Weka (http://www.cs.waikato.ac.nz/ml/weka/) is Data Mining software from The University of Waikato. In Slovenia, The Bioinformatics Laboratory has also developed wellRead more.
ESSIR 2011, Videolectures
As I have already mentioned, the Videolectures.net team was capturing the main summer school’s track. You can access their materialRead more.
ESSIR 2011, Day 6
On the last day of the summer school, Peter Ingwersen was giving a double lecture of information seeking. He introducedRead more.
ESSIR 2011, Day 5
Yesterday the first two lessons were held by Stefan Rueger from Knowledge media institute. He talked about multimedia search (images,Read more.
ESSIR 2011, Day 4
On the fourth day of the ESSIR we had PhD symposiums or presentation of Livingknowledge project work. I have chosenRead more.
ESSIR 2011, Day 3
Today Ricardo Baeza-Yates was the keynote speaker. He is very famous researcher in the field of Information Retrieval and leadsRead more.