Data Anywhere: 2-day Workshop

Workshop Materials / Git Repo Location: CUNY Graduate Center Time: Sat 10-6pm and Sunday 12-6pm Room: 5409 **Please be sure you have registered below. The building is open, but we will be in an area that requires you check in

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Data Anywhere: 2-day Workshop

Workshop Materials / Git Repo Location: CUNY Graduate Center Time: Sat 10-6pm and Sunday 12-6pm Room: 5409 **Please be sure you have registered below. The building is open, but we will be in an area that requires you check in

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Occupy Sandy Data Case Study: volunteer outreach

Goal: Propose recommendations that would aid in the next iteration of emergency response communication between service providers and citizens. Team: Christo, #OccupyData NYC Devin, Occupy Sandy Marisela, SandyNJvols Tumblr On day two, we discussed the challenges Occupy Sandy encounters when

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Occupy Sandy Data Case Study: volunteer outreach

Goal: Propose recommendations that would aid in the next iteration of emergency response communication between service providers and citizens. Team: Christo, #OccupyData NYC Devin, Occupy Sandy Marisela, SandyNJvols Tumblr On day two, we discussed the challenges Occupy Sandy encounters when

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Data Anywhere Project: Hackathon Day Two

Data is available in bits publicly, but aggregated by companies that want to charge for it. Other data may be free in aggregate form, but not available for live query/access. This project aims to solve both problems, one data set

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Data Anywhere Project: Hackathon Day Two

Data is available in bits publicly, but aggregated by companies that want to charge for it. Other data may be free in aggregate form, but not available for live query/access. This project aims to solve both problems, one data set

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Occupy’s One Year Anniversary: A Twitter Story

#S17 Timeline: A Twitter Story Using over 30,000 unique tweets collected during Sept 15th to Sept 18th extracted with the Python Pattern package and that contained keywords relating to NYC based protests or actions we looked for tweets of interest

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Occupy’s One Year Anniversary: A Twitter Story

#S17 Timeline: A Twitter Story Using over 30,000 unique tweets collected during Sept 15th to Sept 18th extracted with the Python Pattern package and that contained keywords relating to NYC based protests or actions we looked for tweets of interest

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State and Space – Day 1

Building on previous work, and to strengthen the initiatives of other activist groups, the State and Space group plans to further examine the frequency and nature of incidents related to interactions between the NYPD and the Occupy movement, including the

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State and Space – Day 1

Building on previous work, and to strengthen the initiatives of other activist groups, the State and Space group plans to further examine the frequency and nature of incidents related to interactions between the NYPD and the Occupy movement, including the

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Public Education – Day 1

Part one : Public education linked with Stop and Frisk A mapping project by WNYC shows that there is little correlation between the frequency of stop and frisk and the number of guns found as a result of stop and

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Public Education – Day 1

Part one : Public education linked with Stop and Frisk A mapping project by WNYC shows that there is little correlation between the frequency of stop and frisk and the number of guns found as a result of stop and

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Narrative – Day 1

Over the afternoon, we had a series of conversations about narratives of Occupy, and what research questions we could apply to the available data. A particular area of discussion was the difference (and interaction) between grassroots and mainstream media content; we

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Narrative – Day 1

Over the afternoon, we had a series of conversations about narratives of Occupy, and what research questions we could apply to the available data. A particular area of discussion was the difference (and interaction) between grassroots and mainstream media content; we

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Global Movement – Day 1

Something is happening around the world – for the first time in the history of human communication, people around the globe are connecting in a way never thought possible, showing solidarity with protesters in countries they may never visit, yet

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Global Movement – Day 1

Something is happening around the world – for the first time in the history of human communication, people around the globe are connecting in a way never thought possible, showing solidarity with protesters in countries they may never visit, yet

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State and Space

We’re using the web service Topsy and a Ruby script to search for tweets that document police misconduct or benevolence, can be traced back to a specific officer, and are related to Occupy events. After cleaning the tweets of web

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State and Space

We’re using the web service Topsy and a Ruby script to search for tweets that document police misconduct or benevolence, can be traced back to a specific officer, and are related to Occupy events. After cleaning the tweets of web

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