Paper on Public Discussions of Occupy Wall Street Accepted by CBS

The paper Discussing Occupy Wall Street on Twitter: Longitudinal Network Analysis of Equality, Emotion, and Stability of Public Discussion coauthored by Cheng-Jun Wang, Pian-pian Wang and Jonathan Zhu has been accepted by Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking which is ranked 4 out of 72  in the Communication category of the Journal Citation Report 2011 (Social Sciences Edition, sorted by 5-Year Impact Factor) . The

Lab in Collaboration with Sina Media Strategy Center

The results of the first stage of a project collaborated between Web Mining Lab and Sina was officially released on April 10th, 2012 (, highlighting salient characteristics and effects of microbolgging advertisement. The study categorized online advertisements on Sina Weibo as a) promotion, b) product introducing, c) online campaigns, and d) brand/company images building, each