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Geotagging one hundred million Twitter accounts with total variation minimization

Overview of attention for article published in arXiv, April 2014
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Mentioned by

news
3 news outlets
blogs
2 blogs
twitter
325 tweeters
weibo
1 weibo user
facebook
7 Facebook pages
googleplus
1 Google+ user
reddit
3 Redditors
q&a
1 Q&A thread

Citations

dimensions_citation
45 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
154 Mendeley
citeulike
2 CiteULike
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Title
Geotagging one hundred million Twitter accounts with total variation minimization
Published in
arXiv, April 2014
DOI 10.1109/bigdata.2014.7004256
Authors

Compton, Ryan, Jurgens, David, Allen, David, Ryan Compton, David Jurgens, David Allen

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 154 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 7 5%
Japan 3 2%
Netherlands 2 1%
Spain 2 1%
Luxembourg 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Sri Lanka 1 <1%
Australia 1 <1%
Other 2 1%
Unknown 133 86%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 44 29%
Researcher 38 25%
Student > Master 25 16%
Other 11 7%
Student > Doctoral Student 10 6%
Other 26 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Computer Science 71 46%
Social Sciences 25 16%
Engineering 10 6%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 9 6%
Unspecified 6 4%
Other 33 21%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 288. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 15 October 2017.
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#33,740
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Outputs from arXiv
#457
of 606,506 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#579
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#3
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