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Friday, 29 October 2021
Editorial Board Update
We are very happy to announce the renewal of the Editorial Board for Big Data and Society . We take this step every three years to ensure t...
Thursday, 21 October 2021
A Guest Speaker Series about the Covid-19 Infodemic phenomenon by the Social Media Lab at Ryerson University
In the new Big Data & Society Special Theme “Studying the COVID-19 Infodemic at Scale”, we see this rapid circulation of both correct an...
Thursday, 14 October 2021
Reflections on big data as a white method
by Kaarina Nikunen My new article, 'Ghosts of white methods? The challenges of Big Data research in exploring racism in digital context...
Racial Formations as Data Formations
by Thao Phan and Scott Wark In the commentary ‘ Racial Formations as Data Formations ,’ we outline what we see as the challenges and imp...
Tuesday, 31 August 2021
Algorithms as organizational figuration: The sociotechnical arrangements of a fintech start-up
Sara Dahlman , Ib T Gulbrandsen , Sine N Just To further the understanding of sociotechnical arrangements that involve algorithms, our jou...
Monday, 30 August 2021
Dashboard stories: How narratives told by predictive analytics reconfigure roles, risk and sociality in education
Juliane Jarke and Felicitas Macgilchrist introduce a new paper on, "Dashboard stories: How narratives told by predictive analytics reco...
Monday, 12 July 2021
Big Data & Society summer break
The journal Big Data & Society will be on summer break from July 17th to August 28th. Please accept any delays in processing and reviewi...
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