Local business ambience characterization through mobile audio sensing

  title={Local business ambience characterization through mobile audio sensing},
  author={Junyu Wang and Dimitrios Lymberopoulos and Jie Liu},
Local search users today decide what business to visit solely based on distance information, and business ratings that can be sparse or stale. We believe that when users search for local businesses, such as bars or restaurants, they need to know more about the ambience of each business, such as how crowded it is, how loud and of what type the music it plays is, as well as how loud the human chatter in the business is. Unfortunately, this information doesn't exist today. In this paper, we… CONTINUE READING
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