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Biden vs. Kavanaugh: How the #MeToo Numbers Stack Up

Three years ago, the #MeToo movement was everywhere, with powerful men facing public reckonings seemingly on a weekly basis. Two…

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New Twitter Censorship Rules Raise Transparency Questions

After years of being on the defensive over data breaches, privacy invasion, censorship and monopoly concerns, social media platforms are…

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Updated Dr.'s Chronology From Television News OCR

We've updated our chronology of Dr.'s from the onscreen OCR'd text of television news that we first released last week….

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ChainNews: Who Is Using The Term "Chinese Virus"? This Is A Thought-Provoking Research Result

This Chinese-language article looks at how Covid-19 has been framed in the media, especially the use of terms like "Chinese…

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RealClearHealth: Data Is Key To Containing COVID-19 And Preventing Next Pandemic

An exploration of data and Covid-19. Read The Full Article.

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The Tennessee Star: Commentary: Big Tech, Privacy, and Power

The Tennessee Star published Rachel Bovard's commentary about the shift towards ever-greater censorship of social platforms. Read The Full Article.

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Global Multilingual Covid-19 Online News Narrative Dataset Now Updating

Our global multilingual Covid-19 online news narratives dataset that includes the URLs and titles of worldwide news coverage about the…

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Did Rising News Media Unemployment Spur Increased Coverage In "Opening Up" The Economy?

The journalism world in the US has been hit hard by the economic damage from shutting down the economy to…

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Media Coverage Driving Search Interest In Pulse Oximeters

Media coverage has been behind many of the panic buying behaviors of the Covid-19 crisis, from toilet paper to N95…

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Global Geographic Graph Now Updating Daily

The Global Geographic Graph is now updating each morning 3-4AM UTC, allowing you to create continually updated geographic analyses. The…

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American Greatness: Big Tech, Privacy, and Power

An article in American Greatness by Rachel Bovard cites Kalev's RCP analysis of Facebook's policy on protest discussion on its…

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Did The World Overlook The Media's Early Warning Of COVID-19?

This analysis by researchers at the Journalism and Media Studies Center at the University of Hong Kong examines the earliest…

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"Coronavirus" More Popular Than "Covid-19" But Fox Mentions Covid More Than Its Peers

Which is the more popular term, Covid-19 or Coronavirus? While CNN, MSNBC and Fox News all use "Coronavirus" significantly more…

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Expanded Returned Clips Count For TV & TVAI APIs

You can now select up to 5,000 results from the TV and TVAI APIs, including their Television Explorer and Television…

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Journal Of Risk Research: Did The World Overlook The Media's Early Warning Of Covid-19?

An article published today in the Journal of Risk Research looks at early warning signals of Covid-19 in GDELT. Read…

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How COVID-19 Has Transformed What We Hear and See on TV

How is television news changing in the COVID-19 era as news channels run wall-to-wall pandemic coverage, newsreaders, reporters and guests…

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Using BigQuery To Compile A Decade-Long Chronology Of Dr.'s On Television News

Yesterday we showed how a single SQL query in BigQuery could be used to compile a list of all of…

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Using BigQuery + Regex's On OCR'd Chyrons From The Cloud Video API To Compile A List Of "Dr."'s On TV News

Between an hour and a third of the airtime on CNN each day since Feb. 26th has mentioned "Dr." somewhere…

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Using BigQuery UDFs To Perform On-The-Fly NLP On OCR'd Chyrons From The Cloud Video API

Last year Felipe Hoffa demonstrated the use of the "compromise" JavaScript NLP library as a BigQuery UDF, applying it to…

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Mentions Of Covid-19 "Working Groups" Steadily Increase

Since January 19th, mentions of "working groups" relating to Covid-19 have steadily increased, with some states relying on such working…

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Television News Imagery Of Protests Rebounding As “Reopen” Movement Grows

This timeline shows the total seconds of airtime per day on CNN since Jan. 25 depicting the visual activity “protest”…

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Television News Imagery Of Crowds Decreasing In Covid-19 Era

Since mid-March imagery of crowds has sharply decreased. View The Full Charticle.

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News Coverage Shifts From "Flattening The Curve" To "Reopening"

Worldwide online news coverage has shifted from “flattening the curve” to “reopening” the economy. Read The Full Charticle.

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Imagery Of Crowds Fades From CNN From Mid-March

In this new era of social distancing, imagery of crowds has unsurprisingly faded away on television news. Live Version.