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"I Wanted to Predict Elections with Twitter and all I got was this Lousy Paper" - A Balanced Survey on Election Prediction using Twitter Data
TLDR
It can be concluded that the predictive power of Twitter regarding elections has been greatly exaggerated, and that hard research problems still lie ahead.
A Meta-Analysis of State-of-the-Art Electoral Prediction From Twitter Data
TLDR
It is revealed that its presumed predictive power regarding electoral prediction has been somewhat exaggerated and further work on this topic is required, along with tighter integration with traditional electoral forecasting research.
Don't turn social media into another 'Literary Digest' poll
The power to predict outcomes based on Twitter data is greatly exaggerated, especially for political elections.
The power of prediction with social media
TLDR
It is argued that statistical models seem to be the most fruitful approach to apply to make predictions from social media data in the field of social media-based prediction and forecasting.
No, You Cannot Predict Elections with Twitter
TLDR
While simple approaches are purported to be good enough, the predictive power of Twitter regarding elections has been greatly exaggerated, and difficult research problems still lie ahead.
Survey and evaluation of query intent detection methods
TLDR
In this paper some of the available query intent detection techniques are reviewed, an evaluation framework is proposed, and it is used to compare those methods in order to shed light on their relative performance and drawbacks.
De retibus socialibus et legibus momenti
TLDR
An evaluation methodology is used in this letter to compare a number of techniques with a new method which tackles with influence in OSNs by applying a physical metaphor.
Retooling Politics
Donald Trump, the Arab Spring, Brexit: digital media have provided political actors and citizens with new tools to engage in politics. These tools are now routinely used by activists, candidates,
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