Diversity in Urban Social Media Analytics

  title={Diversity in Urban Social Media Analytics},
  author={Jie Yang and Claudia Hauff and Geert-Jan Houben and Christiaan Titos Bolivar},
  booktitle={International Conference on Web Engineering},
Social media has emerged as one of the data backbones of urban analytics systems. Thanks to geo-located microposts (text-, image-, and video-based) created and shared through portals such as Twitter and Instagram, scientists and practitioners can capitalise on the availability of real-time and semantically rich data sources to perform studies related to cities and the people inhabiting them. Urban analytics systems usually consider the micro posts originating from within a city’s boundary… 

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