Category Archives: Social Machines

SOCM2013 in Rio: Finalised Schedule!

The schedule for the SOCM2013 workshop is packed and exciting. See the Final Programme and download the papers here: The Theory and Practice of Social Machines A workshop at the WWW 2013 conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil This … Continue reading

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[You] is coming, GREAT times are coming….

Are YOU coming? Click here to see [YOU] – one of the case studies of Vanilson’s PhD research on Social Machines.

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Social Machines: A Unified Paradigm to Describe Social Web-Oriented Systems Blending computational and social elements into software has gained significant attention in key conferences and journals. In this context, “Social Machines” appears as a promising model for unifying both computational and social processes. … Continue reading

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The Emerging Web of Social Machines

We define a notion of social machine and envisage an algebra that can describe networks of such. To start with, social machines are defined as tuples of input, output, processes, constraints, state, requests and responses; apart from defining the machines … Continue reading

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