WIMBY: What's in my backyard?

Dorkhom, Michael, Woodley, Alan, Geva, Shlomo, & Nayak, Richi (2016) WIMBY: What's in my backyard? In Hanjalic, Alan, Qualcomm, Cees Snoek, & Worring, Marcel (Eds.) Proceedings of the 2016 ACM on Multimedia Conference, ACM, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp. 714-716.

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Abstract

Location-aware social media is increasing being used to inform decisions in a spatiotemporal context. However, collecting, fusing, processing and merging information from different social media platforms is a challenge because of diversity of information between different platforms. Here, we present the WIMBY, which is able to access multiple social media platforms to help users answer the question "What's in my Backyard?". In doing so, the WIMBY helps to address the challenge of dealing with diverse social media information. It is believed that the WIMBY can be extended to include more information sources (including other social media platforms) to help inform decision makers in a wider array of applications.

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ID Code: 101427
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
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Keywords: Georeference, social media, data fusion
DOI: 10.1145/2964284.2973818
ISBN: 9781450336031
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > COMPUTER SOFTWARE (080300) > Multimedia Programming (080305)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Information Systems not elsewhere classified (080699)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Copyright Owner: 2016 Michael Dorkhom, Alan Woodley, Shlomo Geva, Richi Nayak
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Deposited On: 08 Nov 2016 01:42
Last Modified: 11 Nov 2016 05:06

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