Trackthink: A tool for tracking a thought process on web search

Kazuma Nagano, Yutaka Arakawa, Keiich Yasumoto

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Abstract

This paper proposes a tool for tracking a thought process in web searching because we considered that user's browsing history potentially contains the transition information of a thought process of how to collect information efficiently. In fact, we have few opportunities to look back own browsing way. Even if we check the enormous browsing logs, it is hard to convert them into sharable knowledge. Therefore, our tool measure the dwell time, the amount of scrolling and page contents and transition between pages for evaluating the importance of each page. In addition, our tool provides an editing function to summarize a thought process based on the importance of each page. Copyright held by the owner/author(s).

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUbiComp/ISWC 2017 - Adjunct Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers
PublisherAssociation for Computing Machinery, Inc
Pages681-687
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781450351904
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 11 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, UbiComp/ISWC 2017 - Maui, United States
Duration: Sep 11 2017Sep 15 2017

Publication series

NameUbiComp/ISWC 2017 - Adjunct Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers

Conference

Conference2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, UbiComp/ISWC 2017
CountryUnited States
CityMaui
Period9/11/179/15/17

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Computer Networks and Communications

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