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A Deep Learning-Powered Entity Graph Over Television News 2009-2019

  UPDATE (2/14/2020): This has been succeeded by the Television News Global Entity Graph 2.0.   This past July we…

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Visualizing The Most Important People Of A Specific Day: December 6, 2019

Rather than examine the most important people of 2019 as a whole or those dominating the discourse around free trade…

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Visualizing The Top People & Connections Relating To Free Trade In 2019

Free trade was a central economic topic this year, but who were the people and the connections between them that…

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Visualizing The Top People & Connections Of 2019

Who were the most important people of 2019 through the eyes of the world's news media and what were the…

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Using Google's Cloud Inference API & Cloud Natural Language API To Create A 'Trending Topics' Timeline

Google’s Cloud Inference API offers an incredibly powerful lens through which to explore the innate hidden patterns of vast archives…

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Announcing The Television News Research Chyrons / 'Lower Third' Dataset

Since August 2017, the Internet Archive's Television News Archive has compiled a daily chyron ("lower third") dataset called "Third Eye,"…

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Mapping Global Protest Trends 1979-2019 Through One Billion News Articles

To date GDELT has processed more than a billion worldwide news articles 1979-2019 to catalog more than half a billion…

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A Global Protest Country Co-Occurrence Graph Through One Billion News Articles

What would it look like to take just over one billion worldwide news articles in 65 languages and visualize the…

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Mapping The Global Geographic Network Of Countries Mentioned In Refugee Coverage

In 2015 we created a network visualization of the countries mentioned most commonly together in news coverage about the refugee…

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Using Google's Cloud Inference API To Explore The Natural Language API’s Annotations Of 100 Million News Articles

Last month we unveiled the Global Entity Graph (GEG), a massive dataset of more than 11 billion entity annotations over…

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Assessing 'Ourside' Language And In-Group/Out-Group Dynamics In Television News Using Ngrams

Earlier this year we released an ngrams dataset consisting of unigrams and bigrams for a dozen television news stations dating…

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GEG: Comparing Classical Bag-Of-Word And Neural Sentiment Algorithms

UPDATE (1/21/2020): The GEG neural sentiment scores are now integrated into the core GEG dataset instead of a separate dataset….

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Visualizing The Entity Graph Of The New 5.5-Million Protest Images Annotations Dataset

Yesterday we released a massive 5.5-million image global protest images dataset, extracted from the Visual Global Knowledge Graph (VGKG). Among…

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GKG Person Name Histogram 2015-2019

Among the myriad metadata fields computed by the Global Knowledge Graph (GKG) is a list of all person names found…

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VGKG: A Massive New 5.5 Million Global Protest Image Annotations Dataset From Worldwide News

Since its launch in December 2015, the Visual Global Knowledge Graph (VGKG) has cataloged more than half a billion worldwide…

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Mapping Global Inequality Circa 2015

In 2015 we mapped global mentions of "inequality" across the world to trace how the topic was being internalized and…

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Analyzing And Managing A Planetary Scale Dataset

How exactly does one manage and analyze a dataset that last July totaled more than 3.2 trillion datapoints whose Global…

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Visualizing The Web Entity Graph Produced By AI Watching A Week Of Television News

Earlier this year we used Google's Cloud Video, Cloud Vision, Cloud Speech to Text and Cloud Natural Language APIs to…

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A Series Of Visualizations Of The New 3.8-Billion-Edge Image Entity Graph

With the release of the massive new 3.8-billion-edge Web Entities graph encoding the co-occurrences of entity annotations generated by Google's…

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Visualizing The Top 10K-Edge Subgraph Of The 3.8-Billion-Edge Image Entity Graph

Similar to the subgraph of the top 1,500 strongest edges we created earlier today, here is the same graph constructed…

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Visualizing The Top 1500-Edge Subgraph Of The 3.8-Billion-Edge Image Entity Graph

Earlier today we demonstrated how the new 3.8-billion-edge co-occurrence entity graph can be used for visualizing the local subgraph around entities…

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Visualizing The Subgraphs Of A 3.8-Billion-Edge Entity Graph Of Half A Billion Global News Images

The massive new 3.8-billion-edge co-occurrence entity graph we released earlier today can answer myriad questions about how the world's imagery…

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A 3.8-Billion-Edge Entity Graph From Half A Billion Global News Images 2017-2019

Last week we released a massive new dataset of the 22.5 million distinct Web Entities identified by Google Cloud Vision…

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VGKG: Master Ranked List Of 16,500 Visual Labels From Half A Billion Global News Images 2017-2019

The more than 19 million Web Entities identified by Google Cloud Vision API's "Web Detection" capability from the half billion…