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Information Behavior on Social Live Streaming Services
Scheibe, Katrin; Fietkiewicz, Kaja J.; Stock, Wolfgang G.;
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 Abstract
In the last few years, a new type of synchronous social networking services (SNSs) has emerged—social live streaming services (SLSSs). Studying SLSSs is a new and exciting research field in information science. What information behaviors do users of live streaming platforms exhibit? In our empirical study we analyzed information production behavior (i.e., broadcasting) as well as information reception behavior (watching streams and commenting on them). We conducted two quantitative investigations, namely an online survey with YouNow users (N
 Keywords
Social Live Streaming Services;YouNow;Information Behavior;Information Production Behavior;Information Reception Behavior;Social Media;
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English
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