Browse iConference 2013 papers by Subject "cultural informatics"

  • Cunningham, Sally Jo; Bainbridge, David (iSchools, 2013-02)
    Cooking is a common and an information-intensive activity. We analyze a set of 678 cooking-related queries to identify the attributes that cooks provide in their queries to the Google AnswersTM ‘ask an expert’ online ...

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  • Takhteyev, Yuri; DuPont, Quinn (iSchools, 2013-02)
    This paper looks at the world of retrocomputing, a constellation of largely non-professional practices involving old computing technology. Retrocomputing includes many activities that can be seen as constituting “preservation.” ...

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  • Lingel, Jessica (iSchools, 2013-02)
    As contemporary discourses of technology move from identifying information overload as a general concern to designing applications and conducting investigations that understand information overload on a more granular level, ...

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