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Charting The Popularity Of Donald Trump Tweets In The News 2016-2019

On a typical day around the world, how many news articles link to a tweet by Donald Trump? Since April…

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Compiling A List Of All The Donald Trump Tweets In The News 2016-2019

Since April 20, 2016, GDELT's GKG 2.0 has compiled all of the outlinks in the body text of each article,…

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Tracking Media And Search Attention To Unemployment

Unemployment is a common measure of the economic health of developed countries that also receives considerable media and search interest,…

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'Climate Crisis': The Media's New Catchphrase for Climate Change

CNN held its "climate crisis" town-hall event Wednesday night, offering leading Democratic presidential contenders a chance to lay out their…

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BBVA: Geo-World: Conflict & Protest August 2019

BBVA's August 2019 Geo-World: Conflict & Protest report summarizes the state of global conflict and civil unrest. Read The Full…

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ISWC2019: Bootstrapping The Publication Of Linked Data Streams

Researchers Riccardo Tommasini, Mohamed Ragab, Alessandro Falcetta, Emanuele Della Valle and Sherif Sakr published "Bootstrapping The Publication Of Linked Data…

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New August 2019 GKG 2.0 Themes Lookup

Advanced users are frequently interested in a list of all of the themes found in the GDELT Global Knowledge Graph…

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Axios: Andrew Yang Gets Media Cold Shoulder

Axios looks at how candidates' polling, tweets mentioning and online and television coverage compares. Read The Full Article.

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Biden Leapfrogs Warren, Leads Media Coverage Once Again

Last week Elizabeth Warren briefly displaced Joe Biden as the most-covered 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, beating him in both evening…

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FiveThirtyEight: Which Democratic Presidential Candidate Was Mentioned Most In The News Last Week?

FiveThirtyEight's latest weekly roundup of the 2020 Democratic race. Read The Full Article.

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The GDELT Global Frontpage Graph (GFG): 134 Billion URLs And Three-Quarters Of A Trillion Datapoints

GDELT's Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) launched in March of last year, now stands at more than 134 billion records. With each…

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Announcing The 2018-2019 Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) Outlet Ngram Dataset

Following in the footsteps of the 2018-2019 Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) Linguistic Ngram Dataset released yesterday, the 2018-2019 Global Frontpage…

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New 2018-2019 Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) Linguistic Inventory Sheet

The original Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) inventory file was created with just two and a half week's worth of data,…

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Announcing The 2018-2019 Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) Linguistic Ngram Dataset

On March 2, 2018 we unveiled the GDELT Global Frontpage Graph (GFG) which scans 50,000 news homepages around the world…

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Trump 'Lies,' Biden 'Slips' – But Fact Checks Tell Different Story

When a politician stretches the truth, did he "misspeak" or did he "lie"? The way in which fact-checkers frame the…

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AI & Big Data's Hoarding Mentality Creates A New Era Of Cyber Risks

Beneath the never-ending headlines about data breaches today is the simple fact that companies are collecting, curating and hoarding ever…

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A Reminder That More Data Does Not Necessarily Lead To Better Outcomes

Companies are taking great risks to hoard ever-increasing volumes of data about their customers. The real question is whether all…

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We Must Restore Provenance To The Web To Combat Digital Falsehoods

Beneath the rise of misinformation, disinformation, deep fakes, digital falsehoods and foreign influence today is the loss of provenance on…

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AI Correctness Is Not The Same As AI Ethics

As AI is deployed to sensitive areas like military, judicial and surveillance use, governments and companies have responded that so…

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Why Do We Trust Online Images And Video?

Our blind trust in the imagery and video we see online lies at the root of the rise of deep…

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Why Would Deep Fakes Be Any More Damaging Than Fake Text?

In an online world where an anonymous satirical Website can launch a global story that the Pope endorsed Donald Trump,…

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Deep Fakes And Fake News Exist Because Today We Believe Everything We Read On The Internet

Looking at the state of the Web today we see that the rise of "fake news" and "deep fakes" comes…

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800 Forbes Columns And Counting

Today Kalev published his 800th Forbes column! In the just over three years and four months since his debut Forbes…

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Rod Arquette Show Radio Interview On Privacy In The Era Of Endless Breaches

Kalev joined the Rod Arquette show today to discuss his story on the loss of privacy in our breach-saturated digital…