Malaysian Lifelogging over Twitter

Mohammad Arshi Saloot, Norisma Idris, Rohana Mahmud
2013 2013 1st International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Modelling and Simulation  
Twitter can be used to exchange a variety of data such as sensitive data, political news, commercial messages, real-time events, and lifelogging. Lifelogging is the process of recording aspects of one's everyday life in digital form. This paper presents an empirical study to investigate whether Twittter is used for lifelogging by Malaysian users and to what extent. In this study, ten million Malaysian Twitter messages were gathered via human agents and Twitter's API. These messages were
more » ... to assess the extent of their lifelogging activity according to two main aspects: 1) geolocation of users; and 2) subject of messages. Our results indicate that Malaysians have a high tendency to capture and share their day to day life via Twitter.
doi:10.1109/aims.2013.27 fatcat:m5pbhjl7tbhudjjz3xpfyxhbaa