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  • Tracy Keys’ Communication Data Science blog

    June 23, 2019 by

    You must do the thing you think you cannot do — Eleanor Roosevelt. Welcome! This blog is all about my passion for media, entertainment, society and data science, a showcase for my creations as I develop from data lover to communication data science professional. I’m just getting this new blog going, so right now it’s… Read more

  • New Tech Data as Court Evidence?

    November 10, 2019 by

    Or why judges are as cautious as the Amish when it comes to admissable evidence “Sharing a Ride” by Forsaken Fotos is licensed under CC BY 2.0 This is my reaction to material we discussed in my CMGT530 class at Annenberg: Social Dynamics of Communication Technology. The material was Czitrom (Czitrom, 1982) and the film… Read more

  • Image Processing in The Age of Surveillance

    October 23, 2019 by

    TL:DR How three forces: the explosion of individual images available online, theaccelerating data science capabilities of image processing, and pressure on individual rights and freedoms impact the use of image recognition in surveillance in crime prevention and criminal prosecution. Covers the potential risks of reliance on this kind of visual evidence, and recommendations to reduce… Read more

  • Data and Innovation in Slow Fashion

    August 19, 2019 by

    How the Sustainable Fashion Industry can learn from Fast Fashion The Fashion Industry: Fast and Slow The fast fashion industry, which includes brands such as H&M, Zara, Forever21, Asos and TopShop, serves up new products at historically low prices and at an ever growing pace: within weeks of New York Fashion Week or being worn… Read more

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