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Book Review: Automating the News: How Algorithms Are Rewriting the Media

Overview of attention for article published in Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, June 2020
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (73rd percentile)
  • Above-average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (61st percentile)

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10 tweeters

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1 Mendeley
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Title
Book Review: Automating the News: How Algorithms Are Rewriting the Media
Published in
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly, June 2020
DOI 10.1177/1077699020923613
Authors

Bartosz Wilczek

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 1 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 1 100%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 1 100%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 7. 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 08 August 2020.
All research outputs
#2,742,165
of 15,799,327 outputs
Outputs from Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
#227
of 749 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#74,737
of 291,018 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly
#8
of 21 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,799,327 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 81st percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 749 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 10.1. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 69% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 291,018 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 73% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 21 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 61% of its contemporaries.