Browse iConference 2013 poster abstracts by Subject "social computing"

  • Bowler, Leanne; Mattern, Eleanor; Knobel, Cory P.; Keilty, Patrick (iSchools, 2013-02)
    This poster abstract reports on a study that examined the use of visual narratives to explore young people’s views on cyberbullying and for generating design interventions that would combat mean and cruel behavior online. ...

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  • Ding, Ying; Yan, Erjia; Ghazinejad, Ali; Jia, Han (iSchools, 2013-02)
    VIVO, funded by NIH, utilizes Semantic Web technologies to model scientists and provides federated search to enhance the discovery of researchers and collaborators across disciplines and organizations. VIVO ontology is ...

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  • Haimson, Oliver L.; Cartagena, Josh (iSchools, 2013-02)
    Global social movements of 2011 like the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street were unprecedented in their use of social media as an organizing tool and communication technique. To further explore the role of mobile/social ...

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  • Mascaro, Christopher; McDonald, Nora; Black, Alan; Goggins, Sean P. (iSchools, 2013-02)
    In the following poster we examine how differences in location of @--‐mentions constitute both differences in meaning and social signaling in the context of the 2012 United States Presidential election. Through our analysis ...

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  • Louis, Claudia A. (iSchools, 2013-02)
    This study seeks to explore the factors and conditions that influence the adoption and implementation of open innovation practices in public sector agencies. It examines the implementation of a web-based crowdsourcing ...

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  • Sethi, Pranay (iSchools, 2013-02)
    Ubiquitous access to internet has resulted in more and more people going online to get their daily dose of news. In a 2010 survey conducted by the Pew Project for Excellence in Journalism, 41% of the respondents said they ...

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  • Walker, Shawn; Hemsley, Jeff; Eckert, Josef; Mason, Robert M.; Nahon, Karine (iSchools, 2013-02)
    The Social Media Lab at UW (SoMeLab.net) has been collecting tweets related to the Occupy Movement since October 2011. This poster presents the challenges, technical approach, and some results from the effort, which to ...

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  • Griffin, Brian L. (iSchools, 2013-02)
    In response to the proliferation of channels, the growth of the Internet, and the availability of time-shifting and advertisement-blocking technologies, how are television broadcast networks using new media innovations to ...

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