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Online Social Networks

[CASCI Talk] Social Media Impact on Online News Consumption: Echo Chambers, Information Diversity, and Ideological Polarization

Tuesday, February 11th, 2019 11:00 am – 12:00 noonHBK South 2119 Description There is concern that social media creates echo chambers in which homophily in online social networks and filtering by content selection algorithms combine to limit exposure to diverse viewpoints, thereby encouraging individuals to adopt more extreme ideological positions. Yet, empirical evidence regarding the […]

[Call for Papers] COSN 2013 : ACM Conference on Online Social Networks

Link:¬† Conference: Mon-Tue October 7-8, Boston Abstract submission due: Friday June 21 23:59 GMT Paper submission due: Friday June 28 23:59 GMT Acceptance notification: July 31 Camera-ready copy due: Mon September 2 ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN’13) With well over a billion people as members, today’s online social networks (OSN) pervade all aspects […]