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Big Brother: A Drop-In Website Interaction Logging Service

Harrisen Scells, Jimmy, Guido Zuccon
2021 Proceedings of the 44th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval  
Our service, Big Brother, can be dropped-in to existing user interfaces with almost no configuration required by researchers.  ...  We present a generic, applicationindependent service for logging interactions in web-pages, specifically targetting user studies.  ...  We would like to thank Anton van der Vegt and Sebastian Cross for their use of Big Brother in their user studies and Ahmed Mourad for proofreading a draft of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3404835.3462781 fatcat:k4mqsyqgjffttnmt6my7okyvu4

Is big brother more at risk than little sister? The sibling factor in online risk and opportunity

Kjartan Ólafsson, Lelia Green, Elisabeth Staksrud
2017 New Media & Society  
In general, the effects associated with having a sibling appear to be comparatively small.  ...  Where younger aged children have even younger siblings, this is associated with a slight reduction in risk, whereas older-aged children with a younger sibling, and only children, appear to experience slight  ...  So, extrapolating from this and from our research, big brother will be far more likely to experience online risk than his younger sister, but it is his younger sister who is most likely to be bothered  ... 
doi:10.1177/1461444817691531 fatcat:cd74b4kxi5fghjgsmxqnpmx524

Choose Privacy Week 2018: Big Data is Watching You

William Marden, Jason Griffey, Erin Berman, Sarah Houghton, Jessamyn West, Eric Hellman, T.J. Lamanna, Matt Beckstrom
2019 Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy  
personal in how I interact with the world in terms of social and cultural issues?"  ...  misused, this year's CPW theme—"Big Data is Watching You"—could not be more perfectly timed.  ...  I run a Drop-In Time for the people in my rural Vermont community.  ... 
doi:10.5860/jifp.v4i1.6885 fatcat:fggxxdn4drcmvkwouch6zypcce

LifeLogging: Personal Big Data

Cathal Gurrin, Alan F. Smeaton, Aiden R. Doherty
2014 Foundations and Trends in Information Retrieval  
This is best seen in the growing popularity of the quantified self movement, in which life activities are tracked using wearable sensors in the hope of better understanding human performance in a variety  ...  We have recently observed a convergence of technologies to foster the emergence of lifelogging as a mainstream activity.  ...  Author AD was also a Marie Curie postdoctoral research fellow supported by the Irish Health Research Board under grant number MCPD/2010/12, and is now supported by the Li Ka Shing Foundation.  ... 
doi:10.1561/1500000033 fatcat:lmpz4lsn2jbmtkz4tejukyju24

Big Data, Surveillance, and the Digital Citizen

Jennifer Cobbe
2018 Social Science Research Network  
Kingdom is emerging as a surveillance state in which individual's relationship with society is remade to their detriment.  ...  This thesis provides an analysis of the impact of pervasive online surveillance on the relationship between the digital citizen and corporations, the state, and politics in order to argue that the United  ...  in identifying, the online service that is being used via that connection (which could be a particular website, email service, messaging service, etc.) 258 .  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.3234984 fatcat:vpxden2levf4zhmlrfs4a245py

Free Chain: Enabling Freedom of Expression through Public Blockchains

Israa Alsarsour, Qutaibah Malluhi, Yongge Wang
2020 2020 IEEE 6th International Conference on Dependability in Sensor, Cloud and Big Data Systems and Application (DependSys)  
This thesis demonstrates a unique application of  ...  The distributed ledger technology provides a globally shared database geographically dispersed and cannot be controlled by a central authority.  ...  In this mechanism, the requested website URL string is checked for any banned keywords, and the connection will be dropped if any keywords are found.  ... 
doi:10.1109/dependsys51298.2020.00014 fatcat:xyo4yaxzrfbo3b26rsz2wkfuvm

Voter Privacy in the Age of Big Data

Ira Rubinstein
2014 Social Science Research Network  
See Ethan Roeder, I Am Not Big Brother, N.Y. TIMES, Dec. 6, 2012, at A35. See Micah L.  ...  /315777/ big-data-is-a-big-factor-in-2012-by-brett-bell-.thtml; Micah Cohen, From Campaign War Room to Big-Data Broom, N.Y.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2447956 fatcat:4zhelkmvwbemze75e3sxc42lgu

Distributed SPARQL over Big RDF Data: A Comparative Analysis Using Presto and MapReduce

Mulugeta Mammo, Srividya K. Bansal
2015 2015 IEEE International Congress on Big Data  
This thesis deals with evaluating the performance of Presto in processing big RDF data against Apache Hive. A comparative analysis was also conducted against 4store, a native RDF store.  ...  In the past two and half years, however, heavy users of big data systems, like Facebook, noted limitations with the query performance of these big data systems and began to develop new distributed query  ...  The "Protocol" in the SPARQL deals with how a client program and a SPARQL processing engine interact to exchange queries and results from queries. W3C specifies the rules of these interactions.  ... 
doi:10.1109/bigdatacongress.2015.15 dblp:conf/bigdata/MammoB15 fatcat:reiximps5ragvnqnynsm735m7a

Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies [chapter]

Neha Mason, Malka N. Halgamuge, Kamalani Aiyar
2021 Exploring the Convergence of Big Data and the Internet of Things  
that currently account for a substantial proportion of cryptocurrency trading.  ...  They suggest methods and applications that can also be used to identify the dark marketplaces in the future.  ...  of Bitcoin's launch period, a few months after the Lehman Brothers collapse in 2008.  ... 
doi:10.4018/978-1-7998-6650-3.ch007 fatcat:ubsh5ikff5hpzk52l65hai7lgy

Collection Management Matters: The DataBase Dance: Waltzing with a Big Budget Cut

Glenda Alvin
2015 Against the Grain  
Was the major threat not Marxist-Leninism but Big Brother in the unified and seamless cooperation of Big Government and Big Business?  ...  That sounds like a service being offered by American Journal Experts, a separate division of Research Square. Can you clarify that for us? Do Rubriq and AJE interact in some way?  ...  He returned to pay a stunning tribute: " Midwest Library Service  ... 
doi:10.7771/2380-176x.7057 fatcat:7dokmhpbw5b75m2gnpbulnfftu

Big Water: The Making of the Borderlands between Brazil, Argentina, and Paraguay

David S. Salisbury
2020 Bulletin of Latin American Research  
He also helped point us toward the University of Arizona Press, where we found an ideal publishing home for Big Wa te r .  ...  Logging in the far west, which is characteristic of small logging companies, began in the 1930s; it increased in the following decades and rapidly intensified in the 1960s.  ...  In 1619, a Paulista named Manoel Preto (brother to Sebastián, mentioned above) traveled to the cabildo of Ciudad Real with some twenty soldiers.  ... 
doi:10.1111/blar.13093 fatcat:2n2id3nhp5hblnszmvq6cy56se

Digital Objects, Digital Subjects: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Capitalism, Labour and Politics in the Age of Big Data

Antal Wozniak
2019 European Journal of Communication  
There was a 30% drop in average steps recorded within the first three months, a 50% drop within six months, and a 75% drop by the end.  ...  In the surveillance-industrial complex, surveillance capital and the surveillance state are fused together. Big Data means Big Brother power and big capitalist business.  ...  We are now at a time when a new party type is CHAPTER 17 The Movement Party -Winning Elections and Transforming Democracy in a Digital Era : Reflections on Paolo Gerbaudo's Chapter Anastasia Kavada  ... 
doi:10.1177/0267323119873743 fatcat:aofc4pbkljckfc6i52jecqv5pi

Evolution of the big deals use in the public universities of the Castile and Leon region, Spain

Andrés Fernández-Ramos, Blanca Rodríguez-Bravo, María-Luisa Alvite-Díez, Lourdes Santos-De-Paz, María-Antonia Morán-Suárez, Josefa Gallego-Lorenzo, Isabel Olea
2020 El Profesional de la Informacion  
When you plot a proper powerlaw on a log scale on both axes (called a "log-log graph"), you should get a straight line sloping down.  ...  In this case Tito Puente is number one in a very niche category-a big fish in a small pond. For people into this genre, this is a big deal indeed.  ...  This is a remarkably smart book, and also a refreshingly optimistic look at the new rules of a world in which everyone can find something different to enjoy."  ... 
doi:10.3145/epi.2019.nov.19 fatcat:7hb7lt2ryrdt5o33xjjcoduuli

Collaborative filtering under a sybil attack

Davide Frey, Rachid Guerraoui, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Antoine Rault
2015 Proceedings of the Eighth European Workshop on System Security - EuroSec '15  
This paper explores this problem in the context of user-based collaborative filtering. We consider an active attacker equipped with externally available knowledge about the interests of users.  ...  Recommenders have become a fundamental tool to navigate the huge amount of information available on the web.  ...  However, the threat of a Big Brother is only one of the risks associated with the use of a recommender.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2751323.2751328 dblp:conf/eurosec/FreyGKR15 fatcat:qjhr6g2wzzf2zaz7oguphlarei

An integrated research, management, and community conservation program for the Rere (Madagascar Big-headed Turtle), Erymnochelys madagascariensis [chapter]

Juliette Velosoa, Lance Woolaver, Randriamahita, Ernest Bekarany, Floriot Randrianarimangason, Richard Mozavelo, Gerardo Garcia, Richard Lewis
2013 Chelonian Research Monographs  
Published by Chelonian Research Foundation 2 CHELONIAN RESEARCH MONOGRAPHS Contributions in Turtle and Tortoise Research CHELONIAN RESEARCH MONOGRAPHS (ISSN 1088-7105), founded in 1996, is an international  ...  The series accepts contributions dealing with any aspects of chelonian research, with a preference for conservation or biology.  ...  of Ploughshare Tortoises for sale in Jakarta.  ... 
doi:10.3854/crm.6.a27p171 fatcat:sptk3mvwdnfbjindjlkchnktwe
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