Topic: twitter

Twitter bots impact climate discussion, U. researchers find

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Twitter bots impact climate discussion, U. researchers find

November 29, 2018 0 comments

With President Trump actively denying the existence of climate change, views on the topic remain polarized. Conclusions from reports conducted by researchers and engineers often clash with personal opinions.

Students examine Russian disinformation campaign

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Students examine Russian disinformation campaign

September 30, 2018 0 comments

Working at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Fecht and Nassetta combed through Twitter tweets and to discern fake accounts, typically referred to as “bots” or “trolls.”

Miller ’19: If I put my fingers in my ears, will dissent disappear?

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Miller ’19: If I put my fingers in my ears, will dissent disappear?

September 25, 2018 0 comments

What do the firing of a former Secretary of State, the hiring of an FBI director, the possibility of an onset of nuclear war with North Korea and the conspiracy against a Russian leaker have in common?

Oke ’20: Tired of hashtag activism? #MeToo

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Oke ’20: Tired of hashtag activism? #MeToo

October 24, 2017 0 comments

Things I use Twitter for: political rants, news updates, funny videos, wholesome memes.

Kim ’19: Twitter shouldn’t fix what isn’t broken

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Kim ’19: Twitter shouldn’t fix what isn’t broken

October 3, 2017 0 comments

On Sept. 26, Twitter announced that the character limit on tweets would be doubled from 140 to 280 characters for a select group of users.