Swarm Intelligence for Analyzing Opinions in Online Communities

  title={Swarm Intelligence for Analyzing Opinions in Online Communities},
  author={Carolin Kaiser and Johannes Kr{\"o}ckel and Freimut Bodendorf},
  journal={2010 43rd Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences},
Web 2.0 platforms change the collaboration within online communities. [] Key Method A new approach is presented which enables the recognition of opinions of swarm members and the analysis of opinion formation in the overall swarm by combining methods from text mining and swarm intelligence. The concept is illustrated by an example.

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