Essays about: "new-york-times"

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  1. 1. Factors influencing the mass adoption of VR video platforms

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Myroslava Zaiets; [2021]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Virtual Reality Ecosystem; VR Video; VR Platforms; Technology Adoption.;

    Abstract : Despite the number of studies demonstrating the opportunities for the broad implication of virtual reality (VR) across numerous industry domains, including media, this technology has not yet made history, to a large extent, because of the bottlenecks that prevent it from becoming mainstream. A number of media houses, video production companies, and even VR equipment developers such as The New York Times, Disney, or Oculus invested into the creation of the VR video platforms and apps with 360-degree films and VR movies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Weaponized malware, physical damage, zero casualties – what informal norms are emerging in targeted state sponsored cyber-attacks? : The dynamics beyond causation: an interpretivist-constructivist analysis of the US media discourse regarding offensive cyber operations and cyber weapons between 2010 and 2020

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Margarita Sallinen; [2021]
    Keywords : constructivism; critical discourse analysis; cyber operations; cyber security; cyber warfare; cyber weapons; interpretivism; informal norms; media; war studies;

    Abstract :  In 2010, the discovery of the malicious computer worm Stuxnet shocked the world by its sophistication and unpredictability. Stuxnet was deemed as the world’s first cyber weapon and started discussions concerning offensive cyber operations – often called “cyber warfare” – globally. READ MORE

  3. 3. Text mining Twitter social media for Covid-19 : Comparing latent semantic analysis and latent Dirichlet allocation

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för datavetenskap och samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Hassan Sheikha; [2020]
    Keywords : Data mining; Text mining; artificial intelligence; Natural language processing; Latent Semantic Analysis; Latent Dirichlet Allocation; KMeans; HDBSCAN; Dimension reduction;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the Twitter social media is data mined for information about the covid-19 outbreak during the month of March, starting from the 3’rd and ending on the 31’st. 100,000 tweets were collected from Harvard’s opensource data and recreated using Hydrate. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mediating Justice in Sex Trafficking : A closer look to media representations and discourses about the sex trade in the context of the Epstein case

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Maria de la Huerga Alonso; [2020]
    Keywords : Sex trafficking; sex trade; human rights; media justice; media responsibility; postwestphalian; representation; recognition; discourses; power; ideology; patriarchy.;

    Abstract : Sex trafficking, the fastest growing form of human trafficking, exacerbates among the world’s most vulnerable and marginalized women and girls. News media, as powerful social institutions, have the potential to shape opinions and attitudes towards critical issues (Sobel 2014). READ MORE

  5. 5. A climate for metaphors : an inquiry into the cognitive and discursive power of climate change metaphors, supported by a diachronic critical metaphor analysis of opinion articles published in three US newspapers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Kenneth Ravn; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; political ecology; media; cognition; metaphor; discourse; sustainable development; ecological modernization; Social Sciences; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The news media remains as one of the most important sources of societal uptake of climate change information. Its potential to covertly shape public perception and attitudes regarding climate change is therefore considerable but difficult to assess. READ MORE