International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Call for Papers | Fully Refereed | Open Access | Double Blind Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064

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Survey Paper | Computer Science & Engineering | India | Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015

A Survey Paper on FriendFinder: A Lifestyle based Friend Recommender App for Smart Phone Users

Chinar Bhandari [3] | Asst Prof. M.D Ingle

Abstract: Todays Social Networking services focuses towards suggesting you friends based on users social graph or Geo-location based, which neither take users life style into account or users liking, disliking etc. Suggesting friends based on social graphs may not be the best preference for the users. In this paper, we present FriendFinder, a novel semantic-based friend suggesting system which suggest friends to users based on their life style and daily curricular activities on mobile phone instead of social graphs. FriendFinder captures users data i. e. daily activities and work done through mobile, for ex - App Usage, App Frequency, Browser Activities etc. Then we create a user profile with all gathered data and find most relevant matching profiles of existing candidate friends matching our profile for similarity and suggesting the result out of similarity test to the user as a friend.

Keywords: Friend recommendation, mobile sensing, life style, social networks, app usage, app frequency, browser activities, categories

Edition: Volume 4 Issue 10, October 2015,

Pages: 1356 - 1358

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