Essays about: "Facebook"

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  1. 1. Facebook in the News. A mixed-method study of how Swedish public service news represent Facebook

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Natalija Sako; [2021-04-06]
    Keywords : Critical discourse analysis; Content analysis; Social media; Global media giants; Political economy; Neoliberalism;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine how Swedish public service media represents Facebook; a private, transnational company but also a tool for public service media (PSM) to reach its audience. The first research objective was to find out to what extent and in what way Facebook has been present in two of the biggest news programs in PSM, Rapport and Dagens eko, over the last ten years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tourism has impacts on smaller destinations too : A questionnaire study to determine any tourism effects on smaller destinations and its residents.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Felicia Carlström; Johanna Gustavsson; [2021]
    Keywords : tourism; destination; rural tourism; triple bottom line; sociocultural effects; economic effects; environmental effects; Glasriket; residents’ attitudes; seasonality;

    Abstract : Tourism is something that today is very common for most parts of the world. Tourism effects is a phenomenon that focuses on the effects of tourism which can affect destinations and residents in different ways. The most common are social, cultural, environmental and economic impacts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mind the Gaps : Why de facto protection of human rights on social media is so difficult and what could be done about it

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Helena Borgå; [2021]
    Keywords : social media; Facebook; freedom of expression; right to privacy; normative conflict mediation; the identity of legal systems; legal pluralism; international legal subjectivity;

    Abstract : This thesis explores if and how states can regain control over large social media platforms like Facebook, and by doing so ensuring that individuals on those platforms can de facto enjoy their human rights, as enshrined in international treaties. Today, the platforms are crucial facilitators of human rights but at the same time facilitators of threats towards the enjoyment of the same rights. READ MORE

  4. 4. Facebook and the Circulation of Capital: The Rentier Supply Chain of Social Media Marketing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Axel Sievers; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital Platforms; Digital Space; Facebook; Global Inequality Chains; Political Economy; Rentier Capitalism; Social Media; Supply Chain; Value Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Digital space is a novel form of spatial expression which have been core to the business model of some of the largest firms within the 21st century. Mobilizing tools from geographical political economy, Facebook and the core function of its digital space is critically analyzed, along with how value is distributed along the advertising supply chain. READ MORE

  5. 5. Uncertainity in Renewable Energy Time Series Prediction using Neural Networks

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för matematik och datavetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Phil Aupke; [2021]
    Keywords : Time Series Data; Uncertainty; Machine Learning;

    Abstract : With the increasing demand for solar energy, the forecast of the PV station energy production has to be as precisely as possible. To make the prediction more robust, also correlated infor- mation about the weather can be added to the previous energy production of the PV station. READ MORE