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Social Computing and Cultural Modeling
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Rebecca Goolsby,Chandra Curtis
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 29-31
This special issue on social computing and cultural modeling includes articles that are the result of a special workshop on social computing and modeling held in Chiang Mai, Thailand, under the auspices of the National Electronics and Computer Technology C...
Harnessing the Crowdsourcing Power of Social Media for Disaster Relief
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Huiji Gao, Geoffrey Barbier, Rebecca Goolsby
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 10-14
<p>Social media sites have proven useful in disaster relief for information propagation and communication. Crowdsourcing applications based on social media applications such as Twitter and Ushahidi provide a powerful capability for collecting informa...
Social media as crisis platform: The future of community maps/crisis maps
Found in: ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST)
By Rebecca Goolsby
Issue Date:October 2010
pp. 1-11
Social media provides the means for creating new communities and for reenergizing old communities. Recently, a new kind of quickly formulated, powerful community has formed as existing social media communities, news organizations, and users have converged ...