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Researchers say readers' identities can reveal much about content of articles
August 12, 2013
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Articles that people share on social networks can reveal a lot about those readers, research has shown. But a new Carnegie Mellon University study reverses the proposition, asking the question: What can be learned about an article from the attributes of its readers? The result was a new way of characterizing the content of articles that could improve recommendation systems.Full Story
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