Journal article

Crowdsourcing Personalized Weight Loss Diets

SJ Hosio, N Van Berkel, J Oppenlaender, J Goncalves

Computer | IEEE | Published : 2020


The Diet Explorer is a lightweight system that relies on aggregated human insights for assessing and recommending suitable weight loss diets. We compared its performance against Google and suggest that the system, bootstrapped using a public crowdsourcing platform, provides comparable results in terms of overall satisfaction, relevance, and trustworthiness.