Do-I-Care: A Collaborative Web Agent
|Title||Do-I-Care: A Collaborative Web Agent|
|Publication Type||Conference Paper|
|Year of Publication||1996|
|Authors||Starr, B, Ackerman, MS, Pazzani, M|
|Conference Name||Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI"96)|
|Keywords||agents, collaboration, expertise finding, expertise sharing, machine learning, social filtering, social search, World Wide Web|
Social filtering and collaborative resource discovery mechanisms often fail because of the extra burden, even tiny, placed on the user. This work proposes an innovative World Wide Web agent that uses a model of collaboration that leverages the natural incentives for individual users to easily provide for collaborative work.