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  • Botnet Campaign Detection on Twitter 

    Fields, Jeremy; Sengupta, Saumendra; Adviser; White, Joshura; Reviewer; Spetka, Scott; Reviewer (2016-08)
    The goal of this thesis is to investigate and analyze botnet activity on social media networks. We first start by creating an algorithm and scoring method for “likely bots,” and analyze them in conjunction with their ...
  • The Dynamics of Infographics: Transforming Tabular Data into an Interactive Story 

    Freiberger, John IV; Jofre, Ana; Advisor; Schneider, Steven; Second Reader (2018-05)
    Election campaigns can be heated, and sometimes controversial, where statements candidates make are dissected, analyzed, and scrutinized by news media, talk shows, publications, and now social media. The 2016 election ...
  • Entitlement, masculinity, and violence? an analysis of New York Times reporting and Twitter discourse on US school shootings 

    Condelles, Eleanor (2019-05)
    A handful of salient factors are consistently omitted in public discourse surrounding school shootings in the United States. Uniformity of shooters’ race and gender persists across almost all of these events, as perpetrators ...
  • Examining the Use of Social Media by United States Senators 

    Stanton, Jeffrey (2014-05-01)
    The introduction of Web 2.0 in 2004 and its related social media platforms have provided United States Senators with a variety of new ways to interact with their audience and influence that audience’s opinion and actions. ...
  • Live Tweet Map with Sentimental Analysis 

    Kotrika, Rohila; Chen-Fu Chiang; Reviewer; Saumendra, Sengupta; Advisor; Andriamanalimanana, Bruno; Reviewer (2016-05-01)
    This project basically aims to build a system for the real-time analysis of the trends and public views around the whole world by storing and analyzing the stream of tweets from the Twitter live API which produces a huge ...
  • Measuring the incessant need of Social Media as a marketing and communication tool in a small camp business. 

    Brown, Darilyn (2014-12-01)
    This project was created to examine Facebook, Twitter, and Constant Contact as a communication and marketing tool in a small camp business. Upon revealing how the three tools contribute to the businesses marketing and ...
  • Social Media Emoji Analysis, Correlations and Trust Modeling 

    Preisendorfer, Matthew; Sengupta, Sam; Adviser; White, Joshua; Adviser; Tekeoglu, Ali; Adviser (2018-01-18)
    Twitter is an ever-growing social-media platform where users post tweets, or small messages, for all of their followers to see and react to. This is old news of course, as the platform first launched over ten years ago. ...
  • Trump breaks the Internet: an analysis of the accuracy of the 45th President 

    Wolf-Sonkin, Elee (2019-05)
    This paper is broken up into two parts. The first part describes the powers and consequences of presidential rhetoric. The president has defining, institutional, and psychological power over the people through their ...
  • Twitter: Tweets for Analysts 

    White, Susan (The Common Good: A SUNY Plattsburgh Journal on Teaching and Learning, 2015)
    Twitter is a popular social media outlet where companies can disseminate information about the firm. Students can obtain usable information that can potentially aid their analyses of firms, with the firm’s Twitter feed as ...