Angela Xiao Wu, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Harsh Taneja, University of Missouri-Columbia Most online maps of the Internet are architectural plans, engineering blueprints, anatomical drawings… Read more “Reimagining the Internet as a mosaic of regional cultures”
Media feeds on elections. Counting and results declaration is when news becomes a “mass audience” genre, and the US Election results night more globally so is such… Read more “Do event outcomes affect how we rate their coverage? CNN IBN and US Elections 2012”
They have been talking for a while about the death of the 30 second commercial. And social media were not the first technologies that inspired such claims.Yet,… Read more “Facebook ads impact is just more ‘measurable’ than TV ads, not necessarily ‘effective’”
October 26th ( 2:40 Pm Chicago Time Less than 48 hrs on) ;66, 248 Shares ( three times over 22,000 before) October 25th ( 14 hrs on)… Read more “Quick Updates on the NASA Diwali Image Phenomenon : Socially Constructed Thruths and the Persistence of Popularity”
India and her diaspora worldwide was excited about Divali, (the festival of lights), and for good reason. A day before Divali, October 25 2011 3:30 pm CT,… Read more “Social Media and The Problem with ‘Socially Constructed Truths’ : Why all Believed that the NASA Picture Was Clicked on Diwali”
An example that illustrates how one should be careful when reading television audience ratings data.
I have been updating this blog somewhat regularly now. I have often wondered whether I write this weblog for a particular audience . Perhaps the diverse nature… Read more “Hail the web and the blogosphere: Finally my blog has had ‘real impact’”