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2007

Generating educational tourism narratives from wikipedia

Hecht, B., Starosielski, N. & Dara-Abrams, D., Dec 1 2007, Intelligent Narrative Technologies - Papers from the AAAI Fall Symposium, Technical Report. Vol. FS-07-05. p. 37-44 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations
2008

Evaluating automatically generated location-based stories for tourists

Schöning, J., Hecht, B. & Starosielski, N., Dec 8 2008, 28th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI'08 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. p. 2937-2942 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

27 Scopus citations

GeoSR: Geographically explore semantic relations in world knowledge

Hecht, B. & Raubal, M., Dec 1 2008, The European Information Society: Taking Geoinformation Science One Step Further. p. 95-113 19 p. (Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

17 Scopus citations

Improving interaction with virtual globes through spatial thinking: Helping users ask "Why?"

Schöming, J., Raubal, M., Marsh, M., Hecht, B., Krüger, A. & Rohs, M., Dec 15 2008, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces 2008, IUI'08. p. 129-138 10 p. 1378790. (International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, Proceedings IUI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

21 Scopus citations
2009

Measuring self-focus bias in community-maintained knowledge repositories

Hecht, B. J. & Gergle, D. R., 2009, Proceedings of the fourth international conference on Communities and technologies (C&T 2009). ACM, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Terabytes of tobler: Evaluating the first law in a massive, domain-neutral representation of world knowledge

Hecht, B. & Moxley, E., Nov 2 2009, Spatial Information Theory - 9th International Conference, COSIT 2009, Proceedings. p. 88-105 18 p. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics); vol. 5756 LNCS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

31 Scopus citations
2010

On the "localness" of user-generated content

Hecht, B. J. & Gergle, D., Apr 20 2010, 2010 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW 2010. p. 229-232 4 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

66 Scopus citations

The tower of Babel meets web 2.0: User-generated content and its applications in a multilingual context

Hecht, B. & Gergle, D., Jul 1 2010, CHI 2010 - The 28th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference Proceedings. Vol. 1. p. 291-300 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

91 Scopus citations
2011

Falling asleep with Angry Birds, Facebook and Kindle: A large scale study on mobile application usage

Böhmer, M., Hecht, B., Schöning, J., Krüger, A. & Bauer, G., Oct 27 2011, Mobile HCI 2011 - 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services. p. 47-56 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

353 Scopus citations

Geographic human-computer interaction

Hecht, B., Schöning, J., Erickson, T. & Priedhorsky, R., Jun 8 2011, CHI EA 2011 - 29th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference Proceedings and Extended Abstracts. p. 447-450 4 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

11 Scopus citations

Tweets from justin bieber's heart: The dynamics of the "location" field in user profiles

Hecht, B., Hong, L., Suh, B. & Chi, E. H., Jun 13 2011, CHI 2011 - 29th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference Proceedings and Extended Abstracts. p. 237-246 10 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

263 Scopus citations
2012

Explanatory semantic relatedness and explicit spatialization for exploratory search

Hecht, B., Carton, S. H., Quaderi, M., Schöning, J., Raubal, M., Gergle, D. & Downey, D. C., Sep 28 2012, SIGIR'12 - Proceedings of the International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval. p. 415-424 10 p. (SIGIR'12 - Proceedings of the International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

32 Scopus citations

Omnipedia: Bridging the Wikipedia language gap

Bao, P., Hecht, B., Carton, S., Quaderi, M., Horn, M. & Gergle, D., May 24 2012, Conference Proceedings - The 30th ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI 2012. p. 1075-1084 10 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

46 Scopus citations

SearchBuddies: Bringing search engines into the conversation

Hecht, B., Teevan, J., Morris, M. R. & Liebling, D., Dec 1 2012, ICWSM 2012 - Proceedings of the 6th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media. p. 138-145 8 p. (ICWSM 2012 - Proceedings of the 6th International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

44 Scopus citations
2013

Geographic Human-Computer Interaction

Hecht, B., Schöning, J., Haklay, M., Capra, L., Mashhadi, A. J., Terveen, L. & Kwan, M. P., Apr 27 2013, CHI EA 2013 - Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Changing Perspectives. Beaudouin-Lafon, M., Baudisch, P. & Mackay, W. E. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, p. 3163-3166 4 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 2013-April).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Scopus citations

Social media question asking workshop

Ackerman, M., Adamic, L., Ellison, N., Gergle, D., Hecht, B., Lampe, C., Morris, M. R. & Teevan, J., Mar 18 2013, CSCW 2013 - Proceedings of the 2013 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work Companion. p. 297-298 2 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations
2014

A crash course in modern geography for HCI researchers and practitioners

Hecht, B. & Shamma, D. A., Jan 1 2014, CHI EA 2014: One of a ChiNd - Extended Abstracts, 32nd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1031-1032 2 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A tale of cities: Urban biases in volunteered geographic information

Hecht, B. & Stephens, M., Jan 1 2014, Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, ICWSM 2014. The AAAI Press, p. 197-205 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

104 Scopus citations

Designing better location fields in user profiles

Wang, T. Y., Harper, F. M. & Hecht, B., Nov 9 2014, GROUP 2014 - Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Supporting Group Work. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 73-80 8 p. (Proceedings of the International ACM SIGGROUP Conference on Supporting Group Work).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Informing online and mobile map design with the collective wisdom of cartographers

Schöning, J., Hecht, B. & Kuhn, W., Jan 1 2014, DIS 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Designing Interactive Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 765-774 10 p. (Proceedings of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems: Processes, Practices, Methods, and Techniques, DIS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

11 Scopus citations

Leveraging advances in natural language processing to better understand tobler's first law of geography

Li, T. J. J., Sen, S. & Hecht, B., Nov 4 2014, 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014. Schneider, M., Gertz, M., Huang, Y., Sankaranarayanan, J. & Krumm, J. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, p. 513-516 4 p. (GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems; vol. 04-07-November-2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

10 Scopus citations

NewsViews: An automated pipeline for creating custom geovisualizations for news

Gao, T., Hullman, J., Adar, E., Hecht, B. & Diakopoulos, N., Jan 1 2014, CHI 2014: One of a CHInd - Conference Proceedings, 32nd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 3005-3014 10 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

31 Scopus citations

SubwayPS: Towards smartphone positioning in underground public transportation systems

Stockx, T., Hecht, B. & Schöning, J., Nov 4 2014, 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS 2014. Schneider, M., Gertz, M., Huang, Y., Sankaranarayanan, J. & Krumm, J. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, p. 93-102 10 p. (GIS: Proceedings of the ACM International Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems; vol. 04-07-November-2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

21 Scopus citations

To search or to ask: The routing of information needs between traditional search engines and social networks

Oeldorf-Hirsch, A., Hecht, B., Morris, M. R., Teevan, J. & Gergle, D., Jan 1 2014, CSCW 2014 - Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 16-27 12 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

32 Scopus citations

WikiBrain: Democratizing computation on Wikipedia

Sen, S., Li, T. J. J., Lesicko, M., Weiland, A., Gold, R., Li, Y., Hillmann, B. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2014, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Open Collaboration, OpenSym 2014. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. F4 (Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Open Collaboration, OpenSym 2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

15 Scopus citations
2015

A user interface for encoding space usage rules expressed in natural language

Samsonov, P., Schöning, J. & Hecht, B., Apr 18 2015, CHI 2015 - Extended Abstracts Publication of the 33rd Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Crossings. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 2211-2216 6 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 18).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Avoiding the south side and the suburbs: The geography of mobile crowdsourcing markets

Thebault-Spieker, J., Terveen, L. & Hecht, B., Feb 28 2015, CSCW 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 265-275 11 p. (CSCW 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

80 Scopus citations

Barriers to the localness of volunteered geographic information

Sen, S. W., Ford, H., Musicant, D. R., Graham, M., Keyes, O. S. B. & Hecht, B., Apr 18 2015, CHI 2015 - Proceedings of the 33rd Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Crossings. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 197-206 10 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 2015-April).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

20 Scopus citations

Misalignment between supply and demand of quality content in peer production communities

Warncke-Wang, M., Ranjan, V., Terveen, L. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2015, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2015. AAAI Press, p. 493-502 10 p. (Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2015).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

17 Scopus citations

Stripe maps: Improving map-based pedestrian navigation for smartwatches

Wenig, D., Schöning, J., Malaka, R. & Hecht, B., Aug 24 2015, MobileHCI 2015 - Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 52-62 11 p. (MobileHCI 2015 - Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

16 Scopus citations

The success and failure of Quality Improvement Projectsin peer production communities

Warncke-Wang, M., Ayukaev, V. R., Hecht, B. & Terveen, L., Feb 28 2015, CSCW 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 743-756 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

21 Scopus citations

Towards domain-specific semantic relatedness: A case study from geography

Sen, S., Johnson, I., Harper, R., Mai, H., Olsen, S. H., Mathers, B., Vonessen, L. S., Wright, M. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2015, IJCAI 2015 - Proceedings of the 24th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Wooldridge, M. & Yang, Q. (eds.). International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence, p. 2362-2370 9 p. (IJCAI International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence; vol. 2015-January).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Turkers, Scholars, "arafat" and "peace": Cultural communities and algorithmic gold standards

Sen, S., Giesel, M. E., Gold, R., Hillmann, B., Lesicko, M., Naden, S., Russell, J., Wang, Z. K. & Hecht, B., Feb 28 2015, CSCW 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 826-838 13 p. (CSCW 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

22 Scopus citations

You can't smoke here: Towards support for space usage rules in location-aware technologies

Samsonov, P. A., Tang, X., Schöning, J., Kuhn, W. & Hecht, B., Apr 18 2015, CHI 2015 - Proceedings of the 33rd Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Crossings. Association for Computing Machinery, Vol. 2015-April. p. 971-974 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

5 Scopus citations
2016

"blissfully happy" or "ready to fight": Varying interpretations of emoji

Miller, H., Thebault-Spieker, J., Chang, S., Johnson, I., Terveen, L. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2016. AAAI Press, p. 259-268 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

114 Scopus citations

Helping computers understand geographically-bound activity restrictions

Soll, M., Naumann, P., Schöning, J., Samsonov, P. & Hecht, B., May 7 2016, CHI 2016 - Proceedings, 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 2442-2446 5 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

3 Scopus citations

Not at home on the range: Peer production and the Urban/Rural divide

Johnson, I. L., Lin, Y., Li, T. J. J., Hall, A., Halfaker, A., Scheming, J. & Hecht, B., May 7 2016, CHI 2016 - Proceedings, 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 13-25 13 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

28 Scopus citations

ScrollingHome: Bringing image-based indoor navigation to smartwatches

Wenig, D., Steenbergen, A., Schöning, J., Hecht, B. & Malaka, R., Sep 6 2016, Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, MobileHCI 2016. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 400-406 7 p. (Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, MobileHCI 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations

The geography and importance of localness in geotagged social media

Johnson, I. L., Sengupta, S., Schöning, J. & Hecht, B., May 7 2016, CHI 2016 - Proceedings, 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 515-526 12 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

28 Scopus citations
2017

Bespoke map customization behavior and its implications for the design of multimedia cartographic tools

Brock, A. M., Hecht, B., Signer, B. & Schöning, J., Nov 26 2017, MUM 2017 - 16th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia, Proceedings. Williamson, J. & Schneegass, S. (eds.). Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1-11 11 p. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Scopus citations

Cartograph: Unlocking thematic cartography through semantic enhancement

Sen, S., Swoap, A. B., Li, Q., Boatman, B., Dippenaar, I., Gold, R., Ngo, M., Pujol, S., Jackson, B. & Hecht, B., Mar 7 2017, IUI 2017 - Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 179-190 12 p. (International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, Proceedings IUI).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

12 Scopus citations

Freedom versus Standardization: Structured Data Generation in a Peer Production Community

Hall, A., McRoberts, S., Thebault-Spieker, J., Lin, Y., Sen, S., Hecht, B. J. & Terveen, L., 2017, CHI '17 Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, p. 6352-6362 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations

Pharos: Improving navigation instructions on smartwatches by including global landmarks

Wenig, N., Wenig, D., Ernst, S., Malaka, R., Hecht, B. & Schöning, J., Sep 4 2017, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, MobileHCI 2017. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, 7. (Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, MobileHCI 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations

Problematizing and addressing the article-as-concept assumption in Wikipedia

Lin, Y., Yu, B., Hall, A. & Hecht, B., Feb 25 2017, CSCW 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 2052-2067 16 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Scopus citations

The 2016 U.S. election and HCI: Towards a research agenda

Hecht, B., Terveen, L., Starbird, K., Shneiderman, B. & Golbeck, J., May 6 2017, CHI 2017 Extended Abstracts - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Explore, Innovate, Inspire. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1307-1311 5 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. Part F127655).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

7 Scopus citations

The Effect of Population and "Structural" Biases on Social Media-based Algorithms: A Case Study in Geolocation Inference Across the Urban-Rural Spectrum

Johnson, I., McMahon, C., Schöning, J. & Hecht, B. J., 2017, CHI '17 Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, p. 1154-1166 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

18 Scopus citations

The Geography of Pokémon GO: Beneficial and Problematic Effects on Places and Movement

Colley, A., Thebault-Spieker, J., Yilun Lin, A., Degraen, D., Fischman, B., Häkkilä, J., Kuehl, K., Nisi, V., Nunes, N. J., Wenig, N., Wenig, D., Hecht, B. J. & Schöning, J., 2017, CHI '17 Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. p. 1167-1178 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

62 Scopus citations

The substantial interdependence of Wikipedia and Google: A case study on the relationship between peer production communities and information technologies

McMahon, C., Johnson, I. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2017, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017. AAAI Press, p. 142-151 10 p. (Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

19 Scopus citations

Understanding "Death by GPS": A systematic study of catastrophic incidents associated with personal navigation technologies

Lin, A. Y., Kuehl, K., Schöning, J. & Hecht, B., May 2 2017, CHI 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Explore, Innovate, Inspire. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1154-1166 13 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 2017-May).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

4 Scopus citations

Understanding emoji ambiguity in context: The role of text in emoji-related miscommunication

Miller, H., Kluver, D., Thebault-Spieker, J., Terveen, L. & Hecht, B., Jan 1 2017, Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017. AAAI Press, p. 152-161 10 p. (Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media, ICWSM 2017).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

35 Scopus citations