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3D Visualization Interface for Temporal Analysis of Social Media

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-08234-9_42-1


3D visualization interface for temporal analysis of social media is the interface for visual analytics of various types of time varying media contents using 3D information visualization techniques.


Social media such as blogs and microblogs has become popular. It enables us to easily and rapidly publish information on our personal activities, interests, and opinions through writing document, creating links to other information resources, and providing images and/or movies. It dynamically reflects real movements in society.

Many organizations have collected and archived social media contents over the long term. Time series of archived data enable us to analyze temporal changes in trends in social media that reflect both real and virtual activities.

Visual analytics for extracting trends and reading stories from time sequential data sets are important research domains. There has been much research on analyzing temporal changes in trends on social media through...


Social Medium Dependency Relation Tree Representation Textural Content Link Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Industrial ScienceThe University of TokyoTokyoJapan