Towards understanding the gamification upon users’ scores in a location-based social network

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Online social platform, such as Wikipedia and Foursquare, has been increasingly exploded due to not only various useful services provided but also social gaming mechanisms that can keep users actively engaged. For example, users are awarded ”virtual goods” like badges and points when they contribute to the community in the network by voluntarily sharing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11042-014-2317-3

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@article{Jin2014TowardsUT, title={Towards understanding the gamification upon users’ scores in a location-based social network}, author={Lei Jin and Ke Zhang and Jianfeng Lu and Yu-Ru Lin}, journal={Multimedia Tools and Applications}, year={2014}, volume={75}, pages={8895-8919} }