USING FACEBOOK ACTIVITY TO INFER SOCIAL TIES

Sandra Servia Rodríguez, Rebeca P. Díaz Redondo, Ana Fernández Vilas, José J. Pazos Arias

Abstract

Clearly there is a growing omnipresence of social networking sites in particular and social services in general. Given this translation of social relations into the cloud, services are facing the problem of deciding, for every user, what are the really relevant links to provide a social-sensitive response. For this, we postulate that users’ interaction is a real sign of social relationships which can supplement the topological connections in social sites. To this end, this paper provides a model for calculating the strength of social ties based on interaction information collected from various social APIs in the cloud. From this general model, we detail the deployment of an interaction network for the Facebook case.

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Servia Rodríguez S., P. Díaz Redondo R., Fernández Vilas A. and J. Pazos Arias J. (2012). USING FACEBOOK ACTIVITY TO INFER SOCIAL TIES . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER, ISBN 978-989-8565-05-1, pages 325-333. DOI: 10.5220/0003907803250333


in Bibtex Style

@conference{closer12,
author={Sandra Servia Rodríguez and Rebeca P. Díaz Redondo and Ana Fernández Vilas and José J. Pazos Arias},
title={USING FACEBOOK ACTIVITY TO INFER SOCIAL TIES},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,},
year={2012},
pages={325-333},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003907803250333},
isbn={978-989-8565-05-1},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,
TI - USING FACEBOOK ACTIVITY TO INFER SOCIAL TIES
SN - 978-989-8565-05-1
AU - Servia Rodríguez S.
AU - P. Díaz Redondo R.
AU - Fernández Vilas A.
AU - J. Pazos Arias J.
PY - 2012
SP - 325
EP - 333
DO - 10.5220/0003907803250333