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information content

[‚in·fər′mā·shən ¦kän‚tent]
(communications)
A numerical measure of the information generated in selecting a specific symbol (or message), equal to the negative of the logarithm of the probability of the symbol (or message) selected. Also known as negentropy.
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They give a bad indicator of information content of unlabeled samples in this case, and they give comparable poor performance.
To test whether the release of SEC mandated interim financial reports has different information content from that under pre SFAS No.131 requirements, the difference in volume variability surrounding the release of quarterly reports (10 Qs) is examined using the abnormal trading volume (V-Statistics).
(15) Keep in mind that in determining if the Web site has become an information content provider, the court is only interested in the Web site material or contribution that is connected to the objectionable posting at issue.
Papers from the conference are presented here, grouped according to workshops in areas including text- based information retrieval, data management in virtual engineering, multimedia data mining and management, management and interaction with multimodal information content, web semantics, XML data management tools and techniques, and secure systems methodologies using patterns.
These enable Aveva's customers and partners to develop solutions which integrate and control the processes used to manage information content and flows within their business.
In art conservation and archaeology analysis, the SDD energy resolution offers a gain in specificity and information content. In the aerospace industry, the SDD technology enables users with the XRF instrument to analyze sophisticated light element alloys quickly, even without using a vacuum or helium attachment.
The positive flip side: If any consumers are turned off by your new information content, very few will decide against purchasing something because of it.
Therefore, it is plausible to think that risk identification involves the concept of 'information content', and it seems being overlooked thus far.
Genetic diversity was estimated by polymorphism information content (PIC) and genetic similarities between genotypes.
With the agreement, McClatchy and ImpreMedia will have news and information content reaching nine of the 10 largest Hispanic markets.

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