A trust model stemmed from the diffusion theory for opinion evaluation

@inproceedings{Fang2013ATM,
  title={A trust model stemmed from the diffusion theory for opinion evaluation},
  author={Hui Fang and Jie Zhang and Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann},
  booktitle={AAMAS},
  year={2013}
}
In open online communities, everyone can freely express opinions about other entities. As the quality of opinions may vary, it is important for users to evaluate opinions in order to determine how much to rely on. In this paper, we propose a novel trust model stemmed from the diffusion theory in social science (called DiffTrust), to evaluate the opinions of users (referred to as advisors) by modeling their trustworthiness. Specifically, an advisor’s trust building among users is considered as a… CONTINUE READING
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