Re-Trace: Relive and Share Your Story
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Memories fade with time, so in the past we use photographs to keep memories alive. However, with the development of technology, taking photos is so easy that users no longer cherish them. In this study, we built a platform for users to tell and share their stories in multimedia. A story can be written in text, a picture, an audio recording, or a video file. Once the story is saved, it can be accessed and shared easily. Users can share their stories with families or friends, who share the same memories or even to everyone who is intrigued. People can save others’ story in the collections and add a comment to create their own version. By crowd-creating stories, the family can be bound, and the community of neighborhood might be more connected.
KeywordsDigital humanities Crowdsourcing Mobile application
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