Congressional Tweets Analyzed at UMD

Here is a great piece of social media research from the University of Maryland, College of Information Studies. Prof. Jen Golbeck and Justin Grimes analyzed 6,000 tweets from United States Congress members.  They found some interaction but a dominant broadcast…

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Marc Smith’s Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-04-05

@drnatalie Happy to discuss social media network analysis: links of possible interest http://tinyurl.com/36jfla http://tinyurl.com/ff37d in reply to drnatalie # Thanks to Kate Niederhoffer for a great team talk at Web 2.0 today #w2e #buzzzz - social scientists for social media!…

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Social Networks in the News at NYT

My colleague Scott Sargent at Telligent notes that there are two sections of the March 29th Sunday New York Times feature articles illustrated with network graphs.  The Business section runs an article "Is Facebook Growing Up Too Fast?" (http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/29/technology/internet/29face.html) and…

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