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Background Last August, I began capturing the #elxn42 hashtag as an experiment, and potential research project with Ian Milligan. Once …

On November 13, 2015 I was at the “Web Archives 2015: Capture, Curate, Analyze” listening to Ian Milligan give the closing …

#JeSuisCharlie #JeSuisAhmed #JeSuisJuif #CharlieHebdo I’ve spent the better part of a month collecting tweets from the …

#JeSuisAhmed Had some time last night to do some exploratory analysis on some of the #JeSuisAhmed collection. This analysis is from the …

Using the #JeSuisCharlie data set from January 11, 2015 (Warning! Will turn your browser into a potato for a few seconds), these are …

#JeSuisAhmed $ wc -l *json 148479 %23JeSuisAhmed-20150109103430.json 94874 %23JeSuisAhmed-20150109141746.json 5885 …

Background Last Friday (January 9, 2015) I started capturing #JeSuisAhmed, #JeSuisCharlie, #JeSuisJuif, and #CharlieHebdo with Ed …

Background I have been doing a fair bit of scale testing for York University Digital Library over the last couple weeks. Most of it has …

Why @gccaedits? Ed already said it much, much better. I agree with Ed, and stand by his rationale. So, why write this? I want to …

Another example of how global the Rob Ford scandal has become via harvested tweets with geographic coordinates. This example is a …