Check health-related information about the coronavirus from established news sources rather than from shared stories in social media, advises Prof. Jeff Hancock.
Democracy is under siege in most countries, deliberative democracy can reinvigorate our democratic politics.Research by James Fishkin
There are important differences in the uses and meanings assigned to audience metrics in the United States and France.Research by Angèle Christin
An end-to-end system for capturing and analyzing the “screenome” of life in media.Research by Byron Reeves
Surveillance-based for-profit media such as Facebook are creating new relationships between the arts, the corporation, and their respective publics.Research by Fred Turner
Ordinary Americans increasingly dislike and distrust those from the other partyResearch by Shanto Iyengar
How AR social interaction changes task performance, nonverbal behavior, and social connection with other physically co-located people.Research by Jeremy Bailenson
An empirical evaluation of college students’ interest in self-tracking revealed several motivations that were related to individual characteristics and preferred tracking tools.Research by Gabriella Harari
Using deep-learning and social media data to learn about collective action and social mobilizationResearch by Jennifer Pan
Computational journalism promises to lower the cost of investigative journalism and increase demand among readers.Research by James Hamilton
Although most people think legislators should listen to the public in making decisions, few think they do so.Research by Jon Krosnick
Patients that text during surgery need fewer narcotics to get through their operation than people playing angry birds.Research by Jeff Hancock
In TIME and The Atlantic articles, Prof. Jeff Hancock discusses the impact of social media during the crisis and the benefits of virtual meals with friends.
In a complex news environment, Communication professors urge voters to be careful consumers of political information and to think hard about where information comes from and how it reaches them.
The 2020 Rebele Symposium – held the day after Super Tuesday – focuses on swing-state coverage of the presidential election and features reporters from Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Michigan and Florida. Watch the video.
A Conversation about the New York Times 1619 Project. Featuring New York Times correspondent Nikole Hannah-Jones and writer Kiese Laymon. Moderated by JSK managing director Michael Bolden. Watch the video.
Prof. Byron Reeves and colleagues say that we need to move beyond measures of screen time, and record and analyze everything people see and do on their devices.
Prof. Gabriella Harari finds that it’s personality that influences how people use their digital devices; technology is just a medium to channel our everyday behavior.