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Using Cell Phones to Learn How We Respond to Natural Disasters

Using Cell Phones to Learn How We Respond to Natural Disasters

June 27, 2019 | Maria Herd
Dr. Frias-Martinez, UMD iSchool, is using mobile data to build predictive models for emergency preparedness teams to use in future disa …
UMD iSchool Researcher, Jen Golbeck, Interprets Social Media Giant Facebook’s Ongoing Missteps

UMD iSchool Researcher, Jen Golbeck, Interprets Social Media Giant Facebook’s Ongoing Missteps

May 2, 2019 | iSchoolNews
The Trouble With Facebook
Researcher Interprets Social Media Giant's Ongoing Missteps
Jen Golbeck Shares Thoughts on the Psychological Effects of ‘Likes’ on Social Media Posts

Jen Golbeck Shares Thoughts on the Psychological Effects of ‘Likes’ on Social Media Posts

May 1, 2019 | iSchoolNews
Twitter and Instagram Are Starting to Imagine a World Without ‘Likes’
Automatically Arranging Charts with Vistribute

Automatically Arranging Charts with Vistribute

April 26, 2019 | iSchoolNews
Supporting analysts in placing visualizations across multiple devices.
Something is Rank in the State of Data

Something is Rank in the State of Data

April 26, 2019 | iSchoolNews
Determining the best way to visualize ranked lists.
Jen Golbeck Discusses the Rise of Online Trolls and How People Can Protect Themselves from Online Harassment

Jen Golbeck Discusses the Rise of Online Trolls and How People Can Protect Themselves from Online Harassment

April 26, 2019 | Euan Kerr & Jeffrey Bissoy, MPR News
Inside the world of an internet troll: How web users can protect themselves online
The HCIL Goes to Glasgow

The HCIL Goes to Glasgow

April 25, 2019 | iSchoolNews
With another strong showing at the CHI 2019 conference, the HCIL is heading to the Scottish lowlands in early May.