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Simulating the Spreading of Two Competing Public Opinion Information on Complex Network

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In this paper, we investigate the regularity of spreading of information and public opinions towards two competing products in complex networks. By building its mathematical model and simulating its evolution process, we have found the statistical regularity for support rates of two different products at a steady stage. The research shows that strength of the public opinion spreading is proportional to the final support rates of a product.

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M. Xie, Z. Jia, Y. Chen and Q. Deng, "Simulating the Spreading of Two Competing Public Opinion Information on Complex Network," Applied Mathematics, Vol. 3 No. 9, 2012, pp. 1074-1078. doi: 10.4236/am.2012.39158.

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