Finding Social Network for Trust Calculation

  title={Finding Social Network for Trust Calculation},
  author={Yutaka Matsuo and Hironori Tomobe and K{\^o}iti Hasida and Mitsuru Ishizuka},
Trust is a necessary concept to realize the Semantic Web. But how can we build a “Web of Trust”? We first argue that a small “Web of Trust” for each community is very essential to realize a huge “Web of Trust.” Then, we focus on an academic community as a microcosm of a “Web of Trust” and show a web mining approach to generate a social network automatically. Each edge is added using the number of retrieved pages by a search engine which includes both persons’ names. Moreover, each edge is given… CONTINUE READING
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