15 01, 2018

Academic Journals RSS feeds

2018-06-17T16:10:54+00:00 January 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

For the last decade or so, I have received my regular dose of new academic content from journal RSS feeds. In recent years, social media*, listservs, and thoughtful friend e-mails have helped me discover many great articles. Also recently (much to my dismay!) some publishers** have decided to discontinue their RSS. [...]

29 03, 2015

Deleted congressional tweets: the R code

2018-06-15T17:33:24+00:00 March 29th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you are interested in analyzing the deleted tweets of politicians, my new R package PolitwoopsR is available on GitHub. Also see this R script examining deleted tweets. [Update 15/04/02] If you were brought here by a Dean Richards Twitter bot, read this. A few days ago I published [...]

10 03, 2015

The Congress Tweets You Never Did See

2018-06-16T01:04:05+00:00 March 10th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

Politicians Descriptive Party States URLs Terms/Tags Sentiment Term net [UPDATE 15/03/30] Check out this follow-up post to get the R code used to extract and clean the Politwoops & Twitter data. A package that automates the data collection is now available on GitHub: PolitwoopsR. For some months now, I've been playing [...]