Grumbach & Florini

Talk: Critical Digital Studies

Join us on September 22 at 2pm for the next B2C2 seminar, “Talk: Critical Digital Studies, DH, and Ethical Collaboration,” with Liz Grumbach (Program Manager for Digital Humanities and Research at the Lincoln Center for Applied Ethics) and Sarah Florini (Ass. Prof. of Film and Media Studies). Critical digital studies Read more…

New Article: Studying Reddit

Nick Proferes has recently published (with co-authors from four other institutions), an analysis of 727 research articles that used Reddit as a source of data over a decade period. The article appears in Social Media + Society, detailing the sampling and methods used, and concludes with a warning: “Reddit’s unique Read more…

Cotter Joins Penn State

We are thrilled to note that our Postdoctoral Scholar, Kelley Cotter, has joined the faculty at the College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State as a tenure track assistant professor. She joined ASU as a postdoctoral scholar during a difficult time, but demonstrated tremendous resolve during the pandemic Read more…

Phoenix second fastest in tech job growth

Phoenix Tech Jobs

The Phoenix Business Journal reports that jobs in tech have increased by 26% this quarter, with an increase of 4,394 jobs from the previous quarter. Phoenix is the second fastest growing city in the US in the technology sector, benefitting from large employers in the Valley, like Deloitte and Accenture, Read more…

April 9: Machine Learning Day

Arizona State University- April 9, 2021New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Science 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM – Registration/Check in 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM – Event on Zoom Open to Current College & University students, Business and Industry professionals You are invited to Arizona State University’s virtual Machine Learning Read more…

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“Reach the Right People”

Kelley Cotter has coauthored, with Mel Medeiros, Chankyung Pak, and Kjerstin Thorson, a new article entitled “‘Reach the right people’: The politics of ‘interests’ in Facebook’s classification system for ad targeting” that appears in Big Data & Society: Political campaigns increasingly rely on Facebook for reaching their constituents, particularly through Read more…

B2C2 Reading Group

Next meeting March 11, 1-2pm Mountain The next meeting of the B2C2 Reading Group (organized by Profs. Perla Vargas and Nick Proferes) will be discussing “New Frontiers in Ambulatory Assessment: Big Data Methods for Capturing Couples’ Emotions, Vocalizations, and Physiology in Daily Life.” Please contact the organizers to be added Read more…