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Filter-and wrapper-based feature selection for predicting user interaction with Twitter bots R Wald, T Khoshgoftaar… – Information Reuse and …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Abstract—High dimensionality (the presence of too many features) is a problem which plagues many datasets, including mining from personality profiles. Feature selection can be used to reduce the number of features, and many strategies have been proposed to help … Related articles

Abotar: An Expressive Method of Web Communication using Appearances of Avatars Attached to Text Messages and Remarks Y Nakatani, T Yonezawa – hai-conference.net … On the other hand, there is an automatic Tweet- posting system called “ twitter-bot” instead of the user’s own post. Some of the twitter-bot systems have reactivity; they automatically reply to someone’s re- marks, or change their remarks by time. … Related articles

Generating Twitter Replies Based on User Location N Wilson, N Rajani – raw.githubusercontent.com … Abstract This paper discusses the detailed imple- mentation of our Twitter bot, SpellBound. … 1 Introduction Our Twitter bot responds to users with automat- ically generated replies targeted at the user’s in- terests and location. … Related articles All 3 versions

A sentiment-based chat bot A BLOM, S THORSEN – 2013 – csc.kth.se … is more of a challenge and that is what this essay will discuss, it will describe the implementation of a sentiment-based Twitter bot which responds … Twitter There exists a large amount of Twitter bots[6], most of which are very simple and react to some part of the input and typically … Related articles All 2 versions

Analysis of Shifts & trends of Organizations in Indonesia using Tweets & RSS feeds S Poornachandran – 2013 – repository.asu.edu … in [4]. 2.4.2 TWEET CLEANING As far as tweets were concerned, we had to deal with huge number of “Twitter bots” which decreased the accuracy rate. “Twitter bots” are the spam accounts that try to get you to click on … Related articles

Using robots and contract learning to teach cyber-physical systems to undergraduates TLA Crenshaw – Education, IEEE Transactions on, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Twitter Bot: The student team integrated a collection of programs, Unix utilities, and Internet applications such that each time the iRobot bumped into a wall, it tweeted, “I bumped!” While this project may seem a bit sophomoric, the number of technologies that had to be integrated … Cited by 4 Related articles All 2 versions

Social Media Marketing Effects On Corporate Social Responsibility CB Curley… – Journal of Business & …, 2013 – journals.cluteonline.com … (2013, July 27). Bob Sullivan. #MissingThePoint: Companies alienate customers with Twitter bots. Retrieved from http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/missingthepoint-companies-alienate- customers- twitter-bots-scripted-responses-6C10760870 14. Pearce, JA (2011). … Related articles All 7 versions

You followed my bot! Transforming robots into influential users in Twitter J Messias, L Schmidt, R Oliveira… – First Monday, 2013 – ojs-prod-lib.cc.uic.edu … In this paper, we investigate if widely used influence scores are vulnerable and easy to manipulate. Our approach consists of developing Twitter bot accounts able to interact with real users to verify strategies that can increase their influence scores according to different systems. … Cited by 6 Related articles All 10 versions

Nell2RDF: Read the Web, and Turn it into RDF. A Zimmermann, C Gravier, J Subercaze, Q Cruzille – KNOW@ LOD, 2013 – ceur-ws.org … During its constant reading of Web pages (now several billions), the confidence of certain facts reaches a threshold that is sufficient to consider the fact to be true. Such facts are published online on the Web site http://rtw.ml.cmu.edu/rtw/ and a Twitter bot publishes those facts1. … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

[BOOK] Digital culture industry: A history of digital distribution J Allen-Robertson – 2013 – books.google.com … other languages. Automated Twitterbots collected all tweets related to the trial – marked by the posters with the tag ‘#spectrial’ – and distributed them as a central feed for anyone who wished to follow the debate in real time. The … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

Predicting susceptibility to social bots on twitter R Wald, TM Khoshgoftaar… – … and Integration (IRI), …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … In this paper, we examine a dataset consisting of 610 users who were messaged by Twitter bots, and determine which features describing these users … In the present work, we present a novel case study with 610 users, all of whom were contacted by a Twitter bot through an @ … Cited by 2 Related articles

Which Users Reply to and Interact with Twitter Social Bots? R Wald, TM Khoshgoftaar… – Tools with Artificial …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Although most research into Twitter bots has examined the bots, Wagner et al … For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two tasks: it would post tweets meant to be representative of what normal Twitter users would post, and it would ask specific questions of … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

Uncommons: Uncommon Occupations CT Publics – Jordan Geiger, Omar Khan, Mark Shepard, Editors – cast.b-ap.net … Figure 5 (Left).@ OccupyPOPS,“Twitter bot” that coordinates weekly mini-occupy movements Future Cities? … de Klerk, Christo.(2012).“# occupyPOPS: Twitter bot coordinated public space occupy events,” Civic Media+ Tactical Design in Contested Spaces, 21 March. … Related articles

Tile based visual analytics for Twitter big data exploratory analysis D Cheng, P Schretlen, N Kronenfeld… – Big Data, 2013 IEEE …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … Pan and avigate the density strip ata as well as suggestions ll-down analysis. Fig. 6 alysis with a density strip tter 2 data collection. differences in data collection d by Twitter bots (right). 3 Page 3. Figure 4. Tiled scatterplot example for the Twitter 1 collection showing sentiment vs. … Related articles All 5 versions

Detecting Communities Using Information Flow in Social Networks D Darmon, E Omodei, CO Flores, LF Seoane… – Proceedings of the …, 2013 – santafe.edu Page 1. Detecting Communities Using Information Flow in Social Networks David Darmon 1 , Elisa Omodei 2 , Cesar O. Flores 3 , Lu´?s F. Seoane 4 , Kevin Stadler 5 , Jody Wright 6 , Joshua Garland 7 , and Nix Barnett 8 1 Department … Cited by 1 Related articles All 4 versions

On a keyword-lifecycle model for real-time event detection in social network data T Matuszka, Z Vinceller, S Laki – … (CogInfoCom), 2013 IEEE 4th …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … limited. Besides the above two approaches, an alternative data collection approach is to build a Twitter bot that selects users systematically and follows them. This method would enable us to collect the tweets of the followed users. … Cited by 1 Related articles

The Influence and Deception of Twitter: The Authenticity of the Narrative and Slacktivism in the Australian Electoral Process B Waugh, M Abdipanah, O Hashemi, SA Rahman… – 2013 – ro.ecu.edu.au … DOI: 10.1386/macp.5.3.233/3 Krebs, B. (2011). Twitter Bots Drown out Anti-Kremlin Tweets, Krebs on Security: In-depth security news and investigation, Retrieved October 14th 2013 from: https://krebsonsecurity.com/2011/12/twitter-bots-drown-out-anti-kremlin-tweets/ … Related articles All 4 versions

Communicating over Ethernet M McRoberts – Beginning Arduino, 2013 – Springer Logo Springer. Search Options: … All 3 versions

Peri-Watchdog: Hunting for hidden botnets in the periphery of online social networks G Yan – Computer Networks, 2013 – Elsevier … On one hand, as long as there exists a bot-only path from the master node to each individual bot, the botmaster is able to broadcast his C&C information. On the other hand, for open online social networks such as Twitter, bots can follow a large number of normal users. … Cited by 3 Related articles All 6 versions

A stochastic model of tweet diffusion on the Twitter network T Kawamoto – Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, 2013 – Elsevier We introduce a stochastic model which describes the information diffusion on the network of a popular web service, Twitter. Restricting our attention to the dai. Cited by 6 Related articles All 10 versions

Lessons Learned from Data Management Activities after the Great East Japan Earthquake in March 2011 A Kitamoto – Data Science Journal, 2013 – jlc.jst.go.jp … Social media, especially Twitter, were used for this purpose because social media were intensively used for sharing information after the earthquake. We built several Twitter bots to push information, such as @wind_f1, which tweeted wind direction for the next 24 hours. … Related articles All 4 versions

Supporting practical preservation work and making it sustainable with SPRUCE P Wheatley, M Pennock – purl.pt … art” [24]. SPRUCE contributed to the latter, publicizing it, collating images from individual contacts and establishing a twitter bot to tweet about new images in the Atlas (which at the time of writing has 132 followers). 3.2 Evaluation … Related articles

A content-driven framework for geolocating microblog users Z Cheng, J Caverlee, K Lee – ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems …, 2013 – dl.acm.org … ground truth. We filter out spammers, promoters, and other automated-script-style Twitter accounts by supervised learning using features derived from Lee et al.’s work [Lee et al. 2010] on Twitter bot detection. For example, features … Cited by 7 Related articles All 6 versions

Epilogue: Why Study Twitter? C Puschmann, A Bruns, M Mahrt, K Weller… – Twitter and …, 2013 – eprints.qut.edu.au … From the early Twitter bots which reported on the state of the office coffee machine or the coming and going of household pets through cat flaps to attempts to use Twitter as a sensor network for earth- quake detection, potential applications appear limited only by their developers … Cited by 2 Related articles

Scaling-laws of human broadcast communication enable distinction between human, corporate and robot twitter users G Tavares, A Faisal – PloS one, 2013 – dx.plos.org … All managed accounts selected are maintained by large, well-known corporations, and the bot-controlled accounts were chosen based on online lists of Twitter bots. Apart from manual selection, the collected data was not filtered in any way. … Cited by 2 Related articles All 13 versions

Should the Same Learners Be Used Both within Wrapper Feature Selection and for Building Classification Models? R Wald, TM Khoshgoftaar… – Tools with Artificial …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two tasks: it would post tweets meant to be representative of what normal Twitter users would post, and it would ask specific questions of the users in the group being tested, using Twitter’s @ syntax to send these … Related articles All 4 versions

Following Human Mobility Using Tweets M Azmandian, K Singh, B Gelsey, YH Chang… – Agents and Data Mining …, 2013 – Springer … Here, our analysis focused on geo-tagged Tweets. However, in the future, we hope to apply these techniques to other agent-generated trajectory data, such as agents in location-based games, UAVs, or indeed Twitter bots. Discovery … Cited by 1 Related articles All 2 versions

The importance of performance metrics within wrapper feature selection R Wald, T Khoshgoftaar… – Information Reuse and …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two tasks: it would post tweets meant to be representative of what normal Twitter users would post, and it would ask specific questions of the users in the group being tested, using Twitter’s @ syntax to send these … Related articles

Stability of Filter-and Wrapper-Based Feature Subset Selection R Wald, TM Khoshgoftaar… – Tools with Artificial …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two tasks: it would post tweets meant to be representative of what normal Twitter users would post, and it would ask specific questions of the users in the group being tested, using Twitter’s @ syntax to send these … Related articles All 4 versions

Exercising Power in Social Media M Jaitner – THE FOG OF CYBER DEFENCE – doria.fi … press. 26 TT via Dagens Nyheter (2011) 27 Gasparov (2011) 28 Keen (2011) 29 Goncharov (2011): Listing of Twitter bots recognized in December 2011. 30 Rusecurity (2011), Goncharov (2011) Page 66. 65 e-mail addresses. … All 7 versions

The Memory Revolution: Behaviour and Attitudes B Wellman, C Beermann, L Smale – 2013 – groups.chass.utoronto.ca … In one amusing example of this orientation, the American corporation, Fanplayr seized on Barry Wellman’s Twitter request for information about big data by having their Twitter “bot” reply, telling him about their plan to: Turn Data into Sales with new Smart & Targeted Offers. … Related articles

Co-evolutionary dynamics in social networks: A case study of Twitter D Antoniades, C Dovrolis – arXiv preprint arXiv:1309.6001, 2013 – arxiv.org … suspended by Twitter. This practice has been used by Thomas et al. [37] as “ground truth” in the Twitter bot detection problem. Fur- ther, [34] reports that only few bot accounts survive Twit- ter’s policies for more than a week. In our … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

Human Computation in Electronic Literature S Rettberg – Handbook of Human Computation, 2013 – Springer … It is only when Berger’s bot provides line breaks and a #haiku tag that it becomes recognizable as such. The Twitter bot approach, at least in this iteration, may be more limited than Wylde’s simpler system, which involves more intentionality on the part of the contributors. … Related articles All 5 versions

How the Choice of Wrapper Learner and Performance Metric Affects Subset Evaluation R Wald, TM Khoshgoftaar… – Tools with Artificial …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two tasks: it would post tweets meant to be representative of what normal Twitter users would post, and it would ask specific questions of the users in the group being tested, using Twitter’s @ syntax to send these … Related articles All 2 versions

Five incidents, one theme: Twitter spam as a weapon to drown voices of protest JP Verkamp, M Gupta – Presented as part of the 3rd USENIX …, 2013 – arquivo.sarava.org … 12/twitter-bots-drown-out-anti-kremlin- tweets/, Dec. 2011. [7] Lumezanu, C., Feamster, N., and Klein, H. #bias: Measuring the tweeting behavior of propagandists. In AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (June 2012). [8] Rueda, M. Mexico: Twitterbots sabotage anti … Cited by 1 Related articles All 7 versions

Design and analysis of a social botnet Y Boshmaf, I Muslukhov, K Beznosov, M Ripeanu – Computer Networks, 2013 – Elsevier … What makes a socialbot different from self-declared bots (eg, Twitter bots that post up-to-date weather forecasts) or spambots (ie, bots that massively distribute unsolicited messages to non-consenting users) is that it is designed to pass itself off as a human being. … Cited by 16 Related articles All 9 versions

The structure and implications of the global language network S Ronen – 2013 – dspace.mit.edu … Note however that multilingual Twitter bots are not considered a common phenomenon, and even if they were, a bot reading news in one language and re-tweeting them in another is certainly an indication of interaction between the two languages. 25 Page 26. … Related articles All 6 versions

Menu principal J MASSEY, B SNYDER – Arquivos da Tag: Occupy, 2013 – umaincertaantropologia.org … The Twitter bot @OccupyPOPS is a script that cross-references check-ins on social media sites Foursquare and Twitter with the New York City government database of privately-owned public spaces, then automatically tweets a call to temporarily occupy a particular POPS at a … Related articles All 2 versions

Comparison of Stability for Different Families of Filter-Based and Wrapper-Based Feature Selection R Wald, T Khoshgoftaar… – Machine Learning and …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org … nature), and as such these groups are pooled for the present work. For both groups, a Twitter bot was created which performed two Feature Selection Dataset Interacted Replied Category Type Perturbation Level 67% 80% 67 … Related articles

‘Global warming is not a crisis!’: Studying climate change skepticism on the Web S Niederer – NECSUS. European Journal of Media Studies, 2013 – ingentaconnect.com Page 1. 83 NEcsus #3 2013, vol. 2, No. 1, ‘GrEEN’ ‘Global warming is not a crisis!’ Studying climate change skepticism on the Web Sabine Niederer NECSUS 2 (1):83–112 DOI: 10.5117/NECSUS2013.1.NIED Keywords: climate change, global warming, Web … Cited by 1 Related articles All 3 versions

The Problem of Perversion: 1i2ek, Rhetoric, and Materiality MC Bellinger – 2013 – digital.lib.washington.edu Page 1. The Problem of Perversion: 1i2ek, Rhetoric, and Materiality Matthew C. Bellinger A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts University of Washington 2013 Committee: Christine Harold Gillian Harkins Gina Neff … Related articles All 2 versions

CATS: Characterizing automation of Twitter spammers AA Amleshwaram, N Reddy, S Yadav… – Communication …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Page 1. CATS: Characterizing Automation of Twitter Spammers Amit A. Amleshwaram, Narasimha Reddy, Sandeep Yadav Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Texas A&M University College Station, TX – 77843 Email: {amitiitg@cse. , reddy@ece. … Cited by 4 Related articles All 5 versions

On the impact of social botnets for spam distribution and digital-influence manipulation J Zhang, R Zhang, Y Zhang… – … and Network Security ( …, 2013 – ieeexplore.ieee.org Page 1. On the Impact of Social Botnets for Spam Distribution and Digital-influence Manipulation Jinxue Zhang?, Rui Zhang†, Yanchao Zhang?, and Guanhua Yan‡ ?Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA †University of … Cited by 1 Related articles All 5 versions

Digital Public Spaces Trend-spotting Report: Detailed Trends A Carruthers – 2013 – epl.ca Page 1. Digital Public Spaces Trend-spotting Report: Detailed Trends Submitted by: Alexandra Carruthers For: Pam Ryan Date: November 7, 2013 Page 2. Page | 2 Executive Summary The Detailed Trends report, along with … Related articles

To Yell@ the Wind: The Everyday Making of Citizen Journalism on Twitter D Chichifoi – 2013 – diva-portal.org Page 1. To Yell @ the Wind: The Everyday Making of Citizen Journalism on Twitter June 16, 2013 Student: Diana Chichifoi Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Kristina Riegert Master Thesis Media and Communication Studies Department of Media Studies (IMS) Stockholm University Page 2. … Related articles