Coverage of emerging technologies: A comparison between print and online media

@article{Cacciatore2012CoverageOE,
  title={Coverage of emerging technologies: A comparison between print and online media},
  author={Michael A. Cacciatore and Ashley A. Anderson and Doo-Hun Choi and Dominique Brossard and Dietram A. Scheufele and Xuan Liang and Peter J. Ladwig and Michael Xenos and Anthony Dudo},
  journal={New Media & Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={14},
  pages={1039-1059}
}
  • Michael A. Cacciatore, Ashley A. Anderson, +6 authors Anthony Dudo
  • Published in New Media & Society 2012
  • Sociology, Computer Science
  • This study explores differences in volume of coverage and thematic content between US print news and online media coverage for an emerging technology – nanotechnology. We found that while American print news media and Google News coverage of this emerging technology has peaked and started to decline, Google Blog Search coverage of nanotechnology is still growing. Additionally, our data show discrepancies in thematic content of online and print news coverage. Specifically, online users are more… CONTINUE READING

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