Example of approaches identified in the “açai” tag Paper

Tags Analysis on the sale of fruits from the…

Social indexing is the ability to represent information made by the users of a system to share and retrieve information. In an Online Social Network Service (OSNS) it is possible to perceive the intrinsic aspects of social indexing through the use of tags in the marketing of products.

The goal is to analyze tags to characterize social indexing in Amazon fruit sale ads within an On-line Social Networking Service. The methodological procedures were carried out through an exploratory analysis of an experimental nature with direct participation; the data collection selected the ads that deal individually about each fruit on the Facebook Marketplace.

From the analysis of the data sets, it was possible to verify the aspects of the use of tags in ads in terms of quantity and frequency. The tags were classified based on the role each one plays concerning the resource indexed by the user. In addition, aspects regarding geographic location and content representation in the ad title were observed.

It was possible to identify the social indexing in the use of tags in the OSNS Facebook Marketplace when it comes to Amazonian fruits, as the tags are made up of semantic value and not just decontextualized textual fragments: they have intrinsic aspects that depend on the user or user groups, which they use to attribute an interpretation that may vary according to the context.

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Pandemic, Family Farming and Information and Communication Technologies: research…

This editorial reflects on an event that marked the year 2020. The moment is of a pandemic, which brought up challenges already faced in history, but with an extra spice – the interrelation of People, Information and Communication Technologies (ICT). Perhaps this milestone has driven or even consolidated, a trend that has already been penetrating the social fabric since the “universalization” of digital devices and the Internet, called by Castells (1999) as the Information Society.


  • Fábio Mosso Moreira
  • Fernando de Assis Rodrigues

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Funcionamento do Blockchain do Bitcoin Paper

Archival Science and Blockchain: theoretical discussion about opportunities and…

Blockchain has characteristics that can contribute to archival activities related to the security of digital documents, although it was a technology created to solve problems of financial transactions. This research aims to identify the opportunities and barriers presented by Blockchain, especially to examine the challenges that this technology can bring to Archival Science.

This bibliographic research has a qualitative and quantitative approach, carried out through the analysis of scientific communications published in journals and conference proceedings available in Google Scholar, SciELO, and Web of Science knowledge bases. The data was collected during April and May 2019. Among the 108 publications collected, 57 were discarded because they did not meet the defined criteria. A total of 51 publications were analyzed, among which 12 were identified with topics related to the area of ​​knowledge studied. After applying the research quality criterion, 5 publications were selected to be analyzed.

About the opportunities offered by Blockchain, the integrity of digital documents and access to information are among the most addressed issues. On the other hand, the time lag to register information, technological obsolescence, and privacy issues are among the challenges to adopt Blockchain. It is concluded that Blockchain may is an important asset for Archival Science not only to ensure the authenticity of the documents but also to optimize and maintain security in the processing and storage of digital archival documents. However, it is paramount to discuss in more depth about long-term preservation, information privacy, and user privacy.


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PBCIB 2020 Network Paper

Scientific communications on business process management: statistical analysis of…

From November 2019 to August 2020, a data collection was carried out in the Google Scholar, Base de Dados Referenciais de Artigos de Periódicos em Ciência da Informação and Scielo knowledge bases, in order to know the Brazilian scientific production on Business Process Management theme.

The scope is delimited to search for articles in Portuguese language, published in scientific journals, or in proceedings of scientific congress. The search resulted in 98 scientific communications, of which 56 were discarded, as these are other types of works, in addition to the disposal of articles recovered in a foreign language.

Thus, 42 scientific publications were analyzed. As a result, there was a greater number of publications on Business Process Management in 2014. However, there is a growing trend of publications on Business Process Management. Among the frequently used keywords are Business Process Management and Business Process Management System. Regarding the authorship of the analyzed articles, the author Elisângela Cristina Aganette of the Federal University of Minas Gerais stands out among the 10 authors that most publish articles on Business Process Management.

The University of São Paulo stands out as the institution with the highest number of authors. Regarding the theoretical frameworks to support research, Davenport is the most cited author with 36 citations in articles. In addition, the trio formed by Davenport, Hammer, and Champy are the authors who have reference works that serve as a subsidy for Brazilian research on the subject of Business Process Management.


  • Nadynne Cristinne da Silva Gonçalves
  • Camila Cristina Vieira Serrão
  • Fernando de Assis Rodrigues

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