Corpus ID: 4077587

Life in the "Matrix": Human Mobility Patterns in the Cyber Space

@inproceedings{Hu2018LifeIT,
  title={Life in the "Matrix": Human Mobility Patterns in the Cyber Space},
  author={Tianran Hu and Jiebo Luo and W. Liu},
  booktitle={ICWSM},
  year={2018}
}
With the wide adoption of the multi-community setting in many popular social media platforms, the increasing user engagements across multiple online communities warrant research attention. In this paper, we introduce a novel analogy between the movements in the cyber space and the physical space. This analogy implies a new way of studying human online activities by modelling the activities across online communities in a similar fashion as the movements among locations. First, we quantitatively… Expand
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