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Black box measures? How to study people’s algorithm skills

Overview of attention for article published in Information, Communication & Society, March 2020
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (90th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (89th percentile)

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Title
Black box measures? How to study people’s algorithm skills
Published in
Information, Communication & Society, March 2020
DOI 10.1080/1369118x.2020.1713846
Authors

Eszter Hargittai, Jonathan Gruber, Teodora Djukaric, Jaelle Fuchs, Lisa Brombach

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Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 24. 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 26 March 2020.
All research outputs
#796,054
of 14,723,957 outputs
Outputs from Information, Communication & Society
#148
of 1,135 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#18,968
of 201,587 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Information, Communication & Society
#2
of 19 outputs
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So far Altmetric has tracked 1,135 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 14.6. This one has done well, scoring higher than 86% of its peers.
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