DC-100: Patterns of Interaction and Audience Management in Recreational VMC [dataset]

ACM TVX2014, Laura Rosenbaun
2014 Figshare  
Video chat systems for recreational purposes are proliferating; yet, not much research has been done on how interactions are managed as part of live entertainment experiences. This paper reports on ongoing research on patterns of interaction and audience management in recreational synchronous video-mediated communication (VMC). Drawing on data from Google+ Hangouts for recreational purposes, this research relies on Ethnomethodology (EM), Conversation Analysis (CA) and Multimodality (MM) to
more » ... dality (MM) to characterize strategies for interaction management in amateur live broadcasts. It is argued that users resort to practices from both domestic video chats and the broadcasting sphere. Intended contributions to the interactive TV and online video community are discussed. Limitations and future steps are also presented.
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.1032696.v1 fatcat:tiuullysdzderi35su5ruoukm4