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More Experiments With Visually Previewing The News: How The World Covered Covid-19 In May 2020

Last week we demonstrated how simple 4fps thumbnail contact sheets offer an incredibly powerful way of previewing unenriched television news,…

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Media Matters: If You Are In Business With Fox News, You Are On The Hook For Its White Nationalism

Media Matters references the New York Times' Tucker Carlson analysis. Read The Full Article.

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More Experiments With Visually Previewing The News: 1TV, NTV & RUSSIA1

Last week we demonstrated how simple 4fps thumbnail contact sheets offer an incredibly powerful way of previewing unenriched television news….

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NYTimes: How 'Tucker Carlson Tonight' Fuels Extremism And Fear

This massive New York Times analysis of the Tucker Carlson show relied, in part, on television news coverage from the…

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NYTimes: How Tucker Carlson Reshaped Fox News – And Became Trump's Heir

This massive New York Times analysis of the Tucker Carlson show relied, in part, on television news coverage from the…

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NYTimes: How Tucker Carlson Stoked White Fear To Conquer Cable

This massive New York Times analysis of the Tucker Carlson show relied, in part, on television news coverage from the…

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NYTimes: What To Know About Tucker Carlson's Rise

This massive New York Times analysis of the Tucker Carlson show relied, in part, on television news coverage from the…

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Bookcases Became The Iconic Imagery Of Pandemic-Era Television News

Bookcases became one of the most iconic images of pandemic-era television news as television hosts and their guests were suddenly…

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Visually Surveying Unenriched Television News: Comparing Frame Sizes Across RUSSIA1

Earlier today we explored how thumbnail grids can be used to rapidly visually triage unenriched television news that lacks captioning,…

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Experiments With FFMPEG & Scene Detection To Explore The Parallel Universe Of Russian State Television Channel RUSSIA1

There are many approaches to exploring television news that includes textual annotation metadata, from closed captioning to OCR-able onscreen text…

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The Pandemic Pushed Crowds From Television News – The George Floyd Protests Brought Them Back

How often are crowds seen on television news? The timeline below shows the total seconds of daily airtime since the start of…

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Reuters: Inflation Narrative A 'Virus' And Policy Headache

A Reuters wire story reports on research using GDELT to examine media coverage of inflation. Read the Full Article.

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Fox News Shows Police Imagery Twice As Much As CNN

How often are police seen on television news? The timeline below shows the total seconds of daily airtime since the start of…

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Masks Were Mentioned But Not Seen On Television News

How often are masks seen on television news? The timeline below shows the total seconds of daily airtime since the start of…

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Video: Internet Archive: Library As Laboratory: Television As Data: Opening TV News For Deep Analysis And New Forms Of Interactive Search

The video of Kalev and Roger Macdonald's talk about how the ways in which the TV News Archive has become…

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Internet Archive Blog: Library As Laboratory: Television As Data: Opening TV News For Deep Analysis And New Forms Of Interactive Search

The Internet Archive blog has a new article about Kalev and Roger Macdonald's, talk about how the ways in which…

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Ukraine Continues To Fade On Television News

Ukraine continues to fade on television news. The timeline below shows total daily mentions of Ukraine across CNN, MSNBC, Fox News and…

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Can Social Media Combat Misinformation And Still Grow?

As social media platforms increasingly emphasize content moderation, “healthy conversations,” and combatting misinformation, the question of how such efforts will…

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Is The Era Of Mapping Twitter Coming To An End?

Is the era of mapping Twitter coming to an end? We've all seen maps like this, showing the world as…

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MongoDB World Hackathon '22

MongoDB's World Hackathon 2022 features GDELT as one of the datasets for contestants to use and is centered on making…

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Is Twitter A Conversation Or An Echo Chamber?

Is Twitter a conversation or an echo chamber? Is it a place people come to engage in discussions with one…

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MongoDB World Hackathon '22: Introduction To GDELT

MongoDB's World Hackathon 2022 features GDELT as one of the datasets for contestants to use and is centered on making…

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Is Twitter Still Growing?

Is Twitter still growing? While the company itself does not publish daily statistics about its service, we can construct an…

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Rod Arquette Show: Just How Big Is Twitter?

Kalev joined the Rod Arquette show today to discuss his RealClearPolitics analysis "Just How Big Is Twitter?" Listen.