Social Spaces on the Internet:  social ( signals + media )

Fall 2015

Recommender Systems, Voting, and Opinions
Assignment 12


1. Paul Resnick and Rahul Sami. The information cost of manipulation-resistance in recommender systems. RecSys08.
2. Everett, Greene, Byrne, Wallach, Derr, Sandler, and Torous.  Electronic voting machines versus traditional methods. CHI08.
3. Nobarany, Oram, Rajendran, Chen, McGrenere, and Munzner. The design space of opinion measurement interfaces: exploring recall support for rating and ranking. CHI12.

Write up

1. The write-up for this assignment is intentionally short so you can spend time refining your final project proposals.
    How might you modify an existing recommender system interface to include a manipulation resistant metric?

Responses should be submitted via compass in PDF form. 

Late responses will not be accepted.

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