Issue No. 08 - August (2010 vol. 43)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2010.216
Fei-Yue Wang , Chinese Academy of Sciences
Daniel Zeng , Chinese Academy of Sciences and University of Arizona
James A. Hendler , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Qingpeng Zhang , University of Arizona
Zhuo Feng , University of Arizona
Yanqing Gao , University of Arizona
Hui Wang , National University of Defense Technology
Guanpi Lai , University of Arizona
This first comprehensive empirical study of a search function that originated in China examines its tremendous growth in recent years and its uniquely rich online/offline interactions.
Social computing, Human flesh search, Social network analysis, Blogsphere
F. Wang et al., "A Study of the Human Flesh Search Engine: Crowd-Powered Expansion of Online Knowledge," in Computer, vol. 43, no. , pp. 45-53, 2010.