What’s new at the SMARTTLab?

It’s been a while since you heard from us—we’ve been busy at the SMARTTLab! In the last two years, we’ve supported students and professors inside and outside the School of Journalism by gathering social media data and analytics. One of our most rewarding jobs is...
#OttawaShooting research featured in The Tyee

#OttawaShooting research featured in The Tyee

On the morning of Oct. 22, Canadians tuning into the news heard about a shooting in Ottawa. News of the attack spread on social media as reports, rumours and speculation circulated. SMARTTLab cofounder Prof. Alfred Hermida used Crimson Hexagon to analyse the spread of...