Browse iConference 2016 Papers by Subject "algorithms"

  • Weidman, Jake; Kropczynski, Jessica (iSchools, 2016-03-15)
    Gravity is one the principle forces in the universe, its power always apparent, giving us three-dimensional creatures a constant sense of “up” and “down”. We propose the use of a metric for applying gravity, or similar ...

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  • Shmargad, Yotam; Watts, Jameson (iSchools, 2016-03-15)
    Online social networks like LinkedIn and Facebook regularly use People You May Know (PYMK) algorithms to encourage connectivity among their users. We argue that these algorithms have the unintended effect of making users’ ...

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