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Campaign 2020 Media Dashboard Adds Streamgraphs

The chaotic cacophony of the 2020 race means our Campaign 2020 Media Dashboard's timelines have become increasingly difficult to interpret,…

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'Panic Buying' Is Receiving The Most Media Attention Of The Last Three Years

The phrase "panic buying" is receiving a flurry of global media coverage in response to the growing Coronavirus epidemic. Even…

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WashPost: With Impeachment Over And Polls Sagging, Even Trump Is Not Talking About Biden Much Anymore

Philip Bump's latest look at the 2020 race. Read The Full Article.

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Twitter 'Misinformation' Demo App Stirs Free Speech Questions

Last week, NBC reported on a leaked internal demonstration app from Twitter showcasing one of the company's ideas for fact-checking…

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Socialism Mentions Hit Record Highs On Television News

As Roger Macdonald points out, mentions of "socialism" are at record highs on television news, despite it being 8 years…

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A Global Golden Retriever Detector For Television News

There are more than 11,000 unique objects and activities in the Visual Global Entity Graph 2.0's more than 470 million…

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Using BigQuery To Surface The Dyadic Country Interactions Defining The Last 40 Years

What if, with a single SQL query, we could surface the most common dyadic relationships defining each year of the…

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A Timeline Of 40 Years Of Ukrainian Protest Intensity

Using the new modernized example Standard SQL queries we posted earlier today, what can we learn about the monthly protest…

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Modernizing The 'Top Relationships By Year' And 'Protest Intensity' Queries From Legacy To Standard BigQuery SQL

In our original Google Cloud Platform blog post about GDELT, we offered two example SQL queries to get users started:…

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New York Times: Which Democrats Are Leading the 2020 Presidential Race?

The New York Times' look at the 2020 Democratic field uses the TV Explorer to examine media coverage of the…

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'Him' Vs 'Her': Gendered Pronouns On Television News

As society increasingly explores the concept of "gender" beyond the traditional binary "male" and "female" labels, how much is the…

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Axios: Bloomberg Finally Upends The National Conversation

Axios' look at the state of media coverage of the 2020 race. Read The Full Article.

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Television News Global Entity Graph 2.0: Tracking The Coronavirus Through Google's Natural Language API

What has the Coronavirus outbreak looked like through the eyes of television news and how well has Google's Natural Language…

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Television News Global Entity Graph 2.0: Master VGEG 2.0 Captioning Entity List

Last week we released the Television News Global Entity Graph 2.0, a compilation of more than 477 million entity annotations…

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In TV Mentions, Bloomberg Surges To The Fore

Three months ago, Michael Bloomberg was the ninth most mentioned Democratic presidential candidate despite having just entered the race, Joe…

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NowThisNews: #WhereIsWarren? Voters Wonder At Candidate's Exclusion From Polls and Media Coverage

A look at Warren's fading media profile. Read The Full Article.

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Chicago Tribune: How Elizabeth Warren's Camp Is Seeking To Regain The Spotlight

The Chicago Tribune reprinted the New York Times' look at the state of Elizabeth Warren's 2020 effort. Read The Full…

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Boston.com: How Elizabeth Warren's Camp Is Seeking To Regain The Spotlight

Boston.com reprinted the New York Times' look at the state of Elizabeth Warren's 2020 effort. Read The Full Article.

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NYTimes: How Elizabeth Warren's Camp Is Seeking To Regain The Spotlight

Today's New York Times references Elizabeth Warren's current fourth-place status in television news mentions using the Campaign 2020 tracker. Read…

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A Master Dataset Of Google Earth Appearances On Evening Television News

Following up on our analysis from earlier today tracking television news appearances of Google Earth, we've released the underlying CSV…

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Tracing How Television News Uses Google Earth To Illustrate Global Events

Over the past decade Google Earth has been a mainstay of American television news, helping audiences understand the geographic context…

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Comparing Human And Machine Transcripts: A List Of Common Differences

How do the automated television news transcripts generated by Google's Cloud Video API compare with the human-produced captioning viewers see?…

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Using Automated Speech Recognition To Precision Align Human Closed Captioning

Human-generated closed captioning remains the gold standard for live television news broadcasts, but the use of human transcriptionists to listen…

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Trump's Tweets Aren't Getting The Same Television News Attention They Did In 2017

President Trump has eschewed many of the traditional presidential communications norms to speak directly to the world through his @realDonaldTrump…