2017 in review – what was in the news

With 2017 coming to the end let’s have a look at the events that shaped the past year. What do the statistics about what was…

Detecting fake news with help of Event Registry

Event Registry's news feed can be tapped for many uses. One is to help detect fake news, as recently demonstrated by a group of students from…

How to gather information about companies from the news

Benefits of media monitoring  Media monitoring is useful for a variety of reasons. One is tracking your company and competitor mentions in the media but also monitoring…

News reporting bias detection

Measuring news bias News bias has expanded many avenues of scientific research in social as well as computational sciences. Methods used in social sciences often…

Cryptocurrencies in the news

The buzz around cryptocurrencies Cryptocurrencies are generating increasing buzz beyond just the news related to the WannaCry Ransomware attack, which prompted a slight drop in the price of Bitcoin on 12…

Natural disasters – finding the latest updates from the news

Information about natural disasters Having access to real-time information about natural disasters, such as floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, tsunamis and forest fires is key as these events cause property damage…

How media analytics can help journalists track the Trump presidency

The sheer volume of information has made differentiating the important from the noise increasingly difficult. Add to that the tactic of power brokers to leverage…

What think tanks need in one place

Whether they be research institutes affiliated with a university or a business, state-sponsored or independent, specialised or diversified in research fields, focusing on global or…

How media monitoring benefits enterprise risk management?

Enterprise risk management and data-backed strategic decisions Enterprise risk management (ERM) typically includes identifying particular events or circumstances relevant to the companies’ objectives. Assessing risks…

Global media go nuts over potica

Event Registry has logged more than 600 news items about potica in less than 24 hours. [caption id="attachment_458" align="alignnone" width="1899"] The latest articles about potica[/caption]…