Ongoing and planned research projects focus on the production of race on Twitter; politics on online social networks; the use of ICTs for development; government-run big data projects; and algorithms in news rooms.
A.B.D.C. is a research group led by Dr. Saif Shahin, assistant professor at the School of Media and Communication, Bowling Green State University. The team comprises graduate student researchers from around the university.
A.B.D.C. resources include exclusive Twitter datasets on immigration, minorities, climate change, shootings and terror attacks, and the 2016 U.S. election. New datasets will be collected based on new projects.