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Tracking Twitter's Growth: Did Trump Ban Cause A Dip?

As COVID-19 began sweeping across the world last spring, Twitter experienced phenomenal growth with much of the planet’s population confined…

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Tracking The Rise Of Open Graph Image (OG:IMAGE) Metadata Tags Using The GEMG

Using the Global Embedded Metadata Graph (GEMG), we can track the evolution of specific metadata fields over time. With just…

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Apple: A Day In The Life Of Your Data

Apple's "A Day In The Life Of Your Data" released today as part of its Data Privacy Day cites Kalev's…

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Fox News Has Covered Portland 6.7 Times More Than CNN And MSNBC Combined This Month

A look at how Fox News has covered Portland compared to its peers. Read The Full Article.

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Trump's Tweets Finally Fade From Television News

President Trump's tweets have been a steady fixture on television news, with CNN, MSNBC and Fox News each devoting more…

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MediaWell: The Challenge Of Debunking Narratives: How TV News Failed On Trump's Claims Of Electoral Fraud

First Draft's Claire Wardle writes about how television news covered Trump's elections claims and references their work using our television…

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Using The Global Quotation Graph To Track Public Statements About Mis/Disinformation

How might we use the Global Quotation Graph to track global public commentary about mis/disinformation? In short, to compile a list…

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Research At Archives Scale: How The Cloud Makes Petascale Analysis Trivial

It is remarkable that in an era in which petabytes have become commoditized, petascale analyses still drive fear into the…

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Visualizing Twitter's Evolution Jan 2012 – Jan 2021 And A Look At The Impacts Of Covid-19 & Election 2020

In March 2019 we published an in-depth exploration of Twitter's evolution 2012-2018 and followed it up that November with a…

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Comparing @realDonaldTrump Tweets To 1% Stream Tweets Mentioning Him

To what degree was Twitterverse discussion about Donald Trump driven by the volume of his own tweeting? Did increased @realDonaldTrump…

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A Behind-The-Scenes Look At How We Think About Master File Formats And Timestamping

How do we internally store the myriad datasets that arrive to us each day, what file formats do we use…

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Video: Google Developers Program: Between The Brackets

Kalev was the inaugural guest of the new Google Developers Program North America "Between The Brackets" show today! For those…

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An Updated Pilot Dataset Of Trump Tweets That Appeared On Television News 2020-2021

Last October we released a pilot dataset of the @realDonaldTrump tweets that appeared on television news January 1, 2020 through…

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Video: Vaccine Mentions Fade On Television News But Steady In Online News

Comparing television and online news coverage of the Covid-19 vaccine. View The Twitter Video.

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Trump's Twitter Signature: A 12-Year Timeline

Donald Trump was permanently banned from Twitter on Jan. 8, bringing to an end to perhaps the world’s most prolific…

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A Selection Of Sentiment Analysis Graphs From GCAM Of @realDonaldTrump

GDELT's Global Knowledge Graph (GKG) computes thousands of emotional scores for every article it monitors as part of its Global…

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More Media Coverage Of Kobe's Death Than Beirut Explosion

This Korean-language analysis offers a fascinating comparison of media coverage of Kobe Bryant's death versus the Beirut explosion. Read The…

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Trump's Tweets Capture Media Attention Again In Aftermath Of Capitol Storming

How often are Trump's tweets embedded or linked to in worldwide online news coverage? The timeline below shows the total number…

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A Heatmap Of Trump's Tweets On Television News

The heatmap below shows the seconds of airtime by hour since the start of 2020 in which "@realDonaldTrump" has been…

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Google Developers Program: Between The Brackets

Kalev will be the inaugural guest of the new Google Developers Program North America "Between The Brackets" show, this Thursday!…

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A Dataset Of Resolved Outlinks From @realDonaldTrump Compiled From The Trump Twitter Archive

The Trump Twitter Archive is an incredible resource we've relied upon in the past to compile a list of @realDonaldTrump…

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Video: Vaccine Mentions Fade On Television News But Steady In Online News

Comparing television and online news coverage of the Covid-19 vaccine. View The Video.

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Vaccine Mentions Fade On Television News But Stable In Online News

Mentions of vaccines on television news have unsurprisingly increased dramatically in the days since the 2020 election, peaking in mid-December….

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The Pandemic Fades From Television News

Mentions of Covid-19 across television news have dropped sharply since the days before the storming of the capitol, from a…