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Spanish Edition of ANEW Now Available in GCAM

We're tremendously excited to announce our first foray into scoring the emotional undercurrents of the non-English world.  While it might…

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AAAS Science & Human Rights Coalition Meeting: Big Data & Human Rights

Kalev will be speaking at the 2015 AAAS Science & Human Rights Coalition Meeting titled "Big Data & Human Rights"…

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Pew Research Internet Project Report: The Future of Privacy

Kalev was one of the experts asked to provide his views on the future of the internet for Pew Research’s “Digital…

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GigaOM Excerpts of Pew Internet Privacy Report

Kalev's responses for the Pew Research Center's Internet Project report on The Future of Privacy were included in GigaOM's summary of…

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GDELT Cited in Patrick Meier's New Digital Humanitarians Book

Patrick Meier's new book, titled "Digital Humanitarians: How Big Data is Changing the Face of Humanitarian Response" tells "the compelling story of how…

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A Global Big Data Assessment of Public Attitudes Towards CCS

Just shy of a decade since their first father-and-son study exploring global media coverage of carbon sequestration and climate change, Kalev and…

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Three Months of 500 Years of Book Images

When not codifying the world's news, GDELT Creator Kalev Leetaru collaborated earlier this year with the Internet Archive and Flickr to extract…

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Paper Explores Inferring Polyadic Events With Poisson Tensor Factorization

Researchers Aaron Schein (University of Massachusetts Amherst), John Paisley (Columbia University), David Blei (Columbia University), and Hanna Wallach (Microsoft Research)…

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Over 100 New GKG Themes Added

You may have noticed the appearance over the last few weeks of over 100 new themes that we've added to the GDELT…

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Institute of International Finance Talk

Kalev spoke today at the Institute of International Finance about GDELT and the ways in which "big data" is reshaping…

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Infectious Disease Mapping and Early Warning with GDELT

The ebola outbreak of the past year has intensified interest in early warning and situational awareness mapping of infectious disease across the…

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Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science (CNS) Center IV MOOC

We are excited to announce that GDELT has been accepted as a "client" of the Cyberinfrastructure for Network Science (CNS) Center…

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Winners of Romanian BigData/DataScience Contest on GDELT

This past September the Big Data / Data Science Meetup in Cluj-Napoca, Romania held a workshop titled “How to think in MapReduce”…

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Affective Norms for English Words (ANEW) Now Available in GCAM

We are excited to announce that the Affective Norms for English Words (ANEW) dimensions are now available in GCAM!  Produced…

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Google Developer Group DevFestDC 2014

Kalev presented today at the Google Developer Group DevFest conference in Washington DC, DevFestDC 2014 on how the GDELT project makes use…

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Announcing New Source-Country Crossreferencing Dataset

As GDELT is increasingly used to deeply explore the geography of the global media landscape,  we've been hearing from many of…

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Center for Global Development

Kalev gave the opening breakfast keynote at an event for the Center for Global Development, discussing how big data is reshaping our…

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National Academies NAKFI Conference: From Cells to Societies

Kalev participated in the 2014 National Academies Keck Futures Initiative (NAKFI) Conference “Collective Behavior: From Cells to Societies” last week in Irvine,…

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Al Jazeera Interview on Ebola Coverage

Kalev appears on the latest episode of Al Jazeera's "Listening Post" show discussing media coverage of the Ebola outbreak and…

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Romanian BigData/DataScience Contest on GDELT

This past September the Big Data / Data Science Meetup in Cluj-Napoca, Romania held a workshop titled “How to think in MapReduce”…

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A Meeting in Paris

Kalev flew into Paris on Friday and was on the ground for just over 24 hours before returning to the US.  More…

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US Federal Reserve Chief Data Officer Speaker Series

Kalev spoke at the United States Federal Reserve Board of Governors as part of its Office of the Chief Data…

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Carnegie Council / FES Meeting on Protests

Kalev spoke at "'Conflict' or 'Protest': Governments' approach impacts their pursuit of stability, peace and justice", an expert group meeting…

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South Korea's "This Morning" on eFM 101.3

Kalev was interviewed for South Korea's "This Morning" show on eFM 101.3, the number one foreign language radio station in the…