Virtually in this together – how web-conferencing systems enabled a new virtual togetherness during the COVID-19 crisis

@article{Hacker2020VirtuallyIT,
  title={Virtually in this together – how web-conferencing systems enabled a new virtual togetherness during the COVID-19 crisis},
  author={Janine Hacker and Jan vom Brocke and Joshua Peter Handali and Markus Otto and Johannes Schneider},
  journal={European Journal of Information Systems},
  year={2020},
  volume={29},
  pages={563 - 584}
}
ABSTRACT Regulations to contain the spread of COVID-19 have affected corporations, institutions, and individuals to a degree that most people have never seen before. Information systems researchers have initiated a discourse on information technology’s role in helping people manage this situation. This study informs and substantiates this discourse based on an analysis of a rich dataset: Starting in March 2020, we collected about 3 million tweets that document people’s use of web-conferencing… 
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