POI Pulse


POI (Point of Interest) Pulse is an interactive application that shows the pulse of user behavior in the Greater Los Angeles area. Visualized through interaction with approximately 170,000 points of interest (e.g., Bars, Hospitals, Parks) rendered through over 12 million tiles, the map displays both typical activities patterns in the region as well as real-time social behavior.



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Presentation at AGILE '16

I just got back from presenting our paper entitled "Geo-privacy beyond coordinates" by Grant McKenzie, Krzysztof Janowicz and Dara Seidl at AGILE in Helsinki, Finland. AGILE stands for the "Association of Geographic Information Laboratories in Europe" and the annual conference took place June 14-19 in Finland this year. A great time was had by all.

Summary of the paper:
The desire to share one’s location with friends and family or to use location information for navigation and...