Earthquake shakes Twitter users: real-time event detection by social sensors
WWW, pp. 851-860, 2010.
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Twitter, a popular microblogging service, has received much attention recently. An important characteristic of Twitter is its real-time nature. For example, when an earthquake occurs, people make many Twitter posts (tweets) related to the earthquake, which enables detection of earthquake occurrence promptly, simply by observing the tweets...More
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