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December 3 2014

From iRevolution Wed Dec 3 2014, 01:00:37

A new empirical and peer-reviewed study provides "the first evidence that online networks are able to produce social capital. In the case of bonding social capital, online ties are more effective in forming close networks than theory predicts." Entitled, "Tweeting Alone? An ... Continue reading →

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December 1 2014

From iRevolution Mon Dec 1 2014, 01:00:05

The analysis of cell phone data can already be used to predict mobility patterns after major natural disasters. Now, a new peer-reviewed scientific study suggests that travel patterns may also be predictable using tweets generated following large disasters. In "Quantifying Human Mobility Perturbation and Resilience in Hurricane ... Continue reading →

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