Category: Apps Reviews
I am joining Facebook Research!
Starting October 2014 I will be joining the research team at Facebook.
The Spatial Self: New Article on New Media and Society
A new article by the awesome Germaine Halegoua and me was just published on New Media & Society. Here is the abstract: As a growing number of social media platforms now include location information from their users, researchers are confronted with new online representations of individuals, social networks, and the places they inhabit. To better […]
Big News! The Magic grant from the Brown Institute for Media Innovation!
My team was awarded the Magic grant from the Brown Institute for Media Innovation! Looking forward to an exciting year with my awesome group of people from Rutgers and The Columbia Journalism school. More here: http://www.journalism.columbia.edu/news/848
Our Livehoods Research Project is now online!
Check it out at livehoods.org
Visualizing Instagram at the ICWSM Social Media Visualization Workshop
I’m super excited about presenting our Instagram visualization paper at the upcoming ICWSM conference in Dublin. The program is already online and it looks great: http://www.icwsm.org/2012/program/program
The *New* Image of the City
Just came across an article by Christine McLaren about the democratization of mapmaking and its possible implications for local social interactions. Great read and right up my alley.