Kite ideas are based on our research in Microblogs data management. We have addressed and proposed several research problems in Microblogs data management, documented in the following research publications.
Amr Magdy, Ahmed M. Aly, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Sameh Elnikety, Yuxiong He, Suman Nath, and Walid G. Aref. "GeoTrend: Spatial Trending Queries on Real-time Microblogs". In Proceedings of the ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, ACM SIGSPATIAL 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA, October, 2016.
Amr Magdy, Ahmed M. Aly, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Sameh Elnikety, Yuxiong He, and Suman Nath. "Mars: Real-time Spatio-temporal Queries on Microblogs". In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering, IEEE ICDE 2014, Chicago, IL, April, 2014. (3rd Best Poster Award at U-Spatial Symposium 2014, University of Minnesota)
Mohamed Sarwat, Jie Bao, Chi-Yin Chow, Justin Levandoski, Amr Magdy, Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Context Awareness in Mobile Systems". Chapter in "Data Management in Pervasive Systems" book, Data-Centric Systems and Applications Book Series, Springer Verlag, Editors: Francesco Colace, Massimo De Santo, Vincenzo Moscato, Antonio Picariello, Fabio A. Schreiber, Letizia Tanca, 2015.
Mohamed Fathalla Hassan Mokbel, Amr Magdy Mahmoud Ahmed. Towards a Microblogs Data Management System. Provisionally filed in U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on September 10, 2014, Ref number: 434819US8.
Amr Magdy. "Scalable Microblogs Data Management". In Proceedings of the SIGMOD PhD Symposium, in conjunction with the ACM International Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2016, San Francisco, CA, June, 2016.
Amr Magdy, Thanaa M. Ghanem, Mashaal Musleh, and Mohamed F. Mokbel. "Exploiting Geo-tagged Tweets to Understand Localized Language Diversity". In Proceedings of the First International ACM Workshop on Managing and Mining Enriched Geo-Spatial Data, GeoRich 2014, in conjunction with the ACM SIGMOD Conference on Management of Data, SIGMOD 2014, Snowbird, UT, June, 2014.