The findings of this analysis paint a nuanced picture of just how prevalent political speech is among U.S. adults on Twitter.
In recent years, computer-driven image recognition systems that automatically recognize and classify human subjects have become increasingly widespread. These algorithmic systems are applied in many settings – from helping social media sites tell whether a user is a cat owner or dog owner to identifying individual people in crowded public spaces. A form of machine […]
The ability of governments and law enforcement agencies to monitor the public using facial recognition was once the province of dystopian science fiction. But modern technology is increasingly bringing versions of these scenarios to life.
An analysis of every YouTube video posted by high-subscriber channels in the first week of 2019 finds that children’s content – as well as content featuring children – received more views than other videos.
United Kingdom legislators in the House of Lords and House of Commons tweeted more critical content of Trump’s recent visit to the nation.
Photos that exclusively show men make up the majority of photos that show people; representational differences persist across topics
Twitter users are younger, more likely to identify as Democrats, more highly educated and have higher incomes than U.S. adults overall.
Men are overrepresented in online image search results across a majority of jobs examined; women appear lower than men in such search results for many jobs
Rural Americans live an average of 10.5 miles from the nearest hospital, compared with 5.6 miles for people in suburban areas and 4.4 in urban areas.
Partisan differences are modest among Americans who mention family, career, money or friends as aspects that make their lives meaningful.