Geography of Twitter

Geography of Twitter Networks and Imagining Twitter as an Imagined Community [Recently Published Studies]

As part of our ongoing research on how Twitter is being used by scholars and the general public for networking and information dissemination, I am happy to announce the publication of two new papers which I co-authored with my collaborators at the University of Toronto, Dr. Barry Wellman and Dr. Yuri Takhteyev. (Update: the “Geography[…]

ResearchGATE – Scientific Network

  ResearchGATE.net is an online network of scientists and researchers that is similar to Academia.edu in that it offers a platform for scholars to share information and work collaboratively;  however, ResearchGATE boasts many additional features that encourage users to be much more interactive with each other and with the site.  Key features include suggestions for[…]