Tag Archives: software

Codes and codings in crisis special issue

I’ve just started working my way through a special issue of Theory, Culture & Society on ‘Codes and Codings in Crisis’ that was published last year. It was edited by Adrian Mackenzie and Theo Vurdubakis. So far I’ve just read … Continue reading

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Using social media data to do social research

My article ‘Using Social Media Data Aggregators to do Social Research’ has been published in Sociological Research Online. This piece looks at how commercial forms of software can be used extract and analyse data from social media. I’ve tried to … Continue reading

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Code/Space by Rob Kitchin & Martin Dodge

I’ve been reading Rob Kitchin and Martin Dodge’s excellent book Code/Space: Software and Everyday life. The book is all about software and digital infrastructures. The book is a culmination of co- authored work by Kitchin & Dodge. They have written … Continue reading

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