Corpus ID: 44968043

Detecting Influential Users and Communities in Censored Tweets Using Data-Flow Graphs

@inproceedings{Tanash2016DetectingIU,
  title={Detecting Influential Users and Communities in Censored Tweets Using Data-Flow Graphs},
  author={Rima S. Tanash and Abdullah Aydogan and Zhouhan Chen and Dan S. Wallach and Melissa Marschall and Devika Subramanian and Christopher Bronk},
  year={2016}
}
Current literature on social media censorship examined various aspects of censorship. However, the relationship among censored social media users has received much less attention. We address this gap in the literature by constructing a complete dynamic data-flow graph that models the communication between users, identifies influential users, and utilizes a wide variety of metadata embedded in tweets to follow data paths of censored tweets. Using a dataset that includes over 25 million tweets… Expand

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