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Methods for engaging and evaluating users of human computation systems

Chamberlain, Jon, Kruschwitz, Udo and Poesio, Massimo (2013) Methods for engaging and evaluating users of human computation systems. In: Michelucci, P., (ed.) Handbook of Human Computation. Springer, New York, NY, pp. 679-694. ISBN 978-1-4614-8805-7, 978-1-4614-8806-4.

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One of the most significant challenges facing some Human Computation Systems is how to motivate participation on a scale required to produce high quality data. This chapter discusses methods that can be used to design the task interface, motivate users and evaluate the system, using as an example Phrase Detectives, a game-with-a-purpose to collect data on anaphoric co-reference in text.

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Item type:Book section
Institutions:Languages and Literatures > Institut für Information und Medien, Sprache und Kultur (I:IMSK) > Lehrstuhl für Informationswissenschaft
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Keywords:Collective Intelligence, Social Incentive, Banner Advert, Social Networking Platform, Advertising Budget
Dewey Decimal Classification:000 Computer science, information & general works > 020 Library & information sciences
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