Instagram: The result of my generation’s (millennials) constant seeking of attention, non-stop craving for social proof, and addiction to new social media platforms.
Hi, again! It’s been a while! Glad to be [...]
Hello everyone – it’s been a while (9 months to be exact).
It’s been a very busy period in my life these past few months, and I’ve had to redirect my energy towards research and teaching, but now I’ve finally able [...]
Falstaff: I will not lend thee a penny.
Pistol: Why then the world’s mine oyster, Which I with sword will open
Falstaff: Not a penny.
From Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor
Starting out 2019, [...]
Slowly but surely you’ve felt a mild Facebook addiction creeping in. At first, you didn’t even want to join Facebook. Perhaps you felt that it was a [...]
The prevalence of bots on social media platforms (like the famed twitter bot) has become an issue of great importance and with national security implications. ISIS, hackers, and nationalist [...]
Note: All the code for this project (Python) can be found, along with the graphs embedded in the blog on my Github repository. The code is licensed under Apache 2.0 so you’re free to use [...]