Update Delivery Mechanisms for Prospective Information Needs: An Analysis of Attention in Mobile Users

@inproceedings{Lin2018UpdateDM,
  title={Update Delivery Mechanisms for Prospective Information Needs: An Analysis of Attention in Mobile Users},
  author={Jimmy Lin and Salman Mohammed and Royal Sequiera and Luchen Tan},
  booktitle={SIGIR},
  year={2018}
}
Real-time summarization systems that monitor document streams to identify relevant content have a few options for delivering system updates to users. In a mobile context, systems could send push notifications to users' mobile devices, hoping to grab their attention immediately. Alternatively, systems could silently deposit updates into "inboxes" that users can access at their leisure. We refer to these mechanisms as push-based vs. pull-based, and present a two-year contrastive study that… CONTINUE READING

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