SmartWrap: seeing datasets with the crowd's eyes

  title={SmartWrap: seeing datasets with the crowd's eyes},
  author={Steven Gardiner and Anthony Tomasic and John Zimmerman},
The web contains many datasets presented visually, whose lack of semantic markup renders them difficult to understand and navigate using a screen reader. In this work, we explore the possibility of understanding the semantics of web datasets by asking sighted web users to manually scrape web pages into spreadsheets. Web users constitute a huge population of potential workers, but most are not programmers and may have difficulty understanding and communicating the abstractions involved in… CONTINUE READING
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