The whisper room: Moderates on Twitter are losing their voice (University of Missouri)

University of Missouri: The whisper room: Moderates on Twitter are losing their voice. “With the growing popularity of social media, Twitter has become a prominent place to voice opinions on both ends of the political spectrum. With the ability to follow those who only argue one side, voices of people who are in the middle, disinterested in politics or use social media solely for entertainment purposes might be getting drowned out amidst the political noise.”

EurekAlert: Russian scientists have increased the Internet speed up to one and a half times

EurekAlert: Russian scientists have increased the Internet speed up to one and a half times . “A joint article of the scientists of the Samara University and the University of Missouri (Columbia, USA) was published in the IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management journal. The publication presents an algorithm that provides a fast and reliable access to powerful data processing centers (Big Data) for solving high-tech tasks.”

University of Missouri: The Museum of Art and Archaeology’s entire collection is NOW Searchable on-line!

University of Missouri: The Museum of Art and Archaeology’s entire collection is NOW Searchable on-line!. “Thanks to a Federally-funded grant from the Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS), the Museum was able to digitize its entire collection as a searchable database that scholars, faculty, students and anyone needing access to the Museum’s extensive collection can use. Beyond background information on a specific piece of art, you can see an image of the object, review, save, and export information. It brings over 6,000 years of art history to your fingertips.”