Participatory Sensing to Better Understand City Dynamics #bigdata #locationintelligence #dataviz

[abstract] In this position paper we argue that certain types of social media systems, such as Instagram and Foursquare, can act as valuable source of sensing, providing access to important characteristics of urban locations and urban social behavior. We discuss some of our previous studies and present our thoughts about the future of this eld based insights obtained from them.

http://homepages.dcc.ufmg.br/~thiagohs/papers/silva_sencity13.pdf

Schermata 07-2456485 alle 09.06.28

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Cosimo Accoto

Research Affiliate at MIT | Author "Il Mondo Dato" (Egea) | Philosopher in Residence | Business Innovation Advisor | www.cosimoaccoto.com

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