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Scaling Creative Inspiration with Fine-Grained Functional Facets of Product Ideas

  title={Scaling Creative Inspiration with Fine-Grained Functional Facets of Product Ideas},
  author={Tom Hope and Ronen Tamari and Hyeonsu Kang and Daniel Hershcovich and Joel Chan and Aniket Kittur and Dafna Shahaf},
Web-scale repositories of products, patents and scientific papers offer an opportunity for building automated systems that scour millions of existing ideas and assist users in discovering novel inspirations and solutions to problems. Yet the current way ideas in such repositories are represented is largely in the form of unstructured text, which is not amenable to the kind of user interactions required for creative innovation. Prior work has pointed to the importance of functional… 
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