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Digital Science: Revolutionizing the Way Research is Conducted

Digital Science: Revolutionizing the Way Research is Conducted

Thomas Crouzier published an interesting article on cloud-based services to connect researchers, bring mobility to research, and open new possibilities through sharing resources.

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Lessons from Twitter Prompt Scientists to Rethink Public Health Outreach

Lessons from Twitter Prompt Scientists to Rethink Public Health Outreach

In this interview, Barbara Gerbert, PhD, and Natalie Heaivilin, DDS, explore how Twitter may help health professionals to prevent dental disease in the future.

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Social Media Users Are More Willing To Support A Good Cause

Social networking sites can go beyond just building awareness and creating connections to compel meaningful, measurable action.

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How To Find Academics On Twitter?

Here are a few resources and tools that help you find academics in various research fields on Twitter.

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“Marketing For Scientists” — Thinking Beyond Self-Promotion

“Marketing For Scientists” — Thinking Beyond Self-Promotion

This article series explores how marketing concepts could help researchers achieve various goals: get funding, make sure their work gets the attention it deserves, and increase the impact of research.

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“Networked Nonprofits”: Using LinkedIn To Find The Right Board Members

“Networked Nonprofits”: Using LinkedIn To Find The Right Board Members

How to use online social network tools to find the right board members—with the right networks.

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Predicting Disease Prevalence In Real Time Using Twitter

Predicting Disease Prevalence In Real Time Using Twitter

Adam Sadilek from Fount.in and his co-developer from the University of Rochester created a tool that tracks diseases based on the location of Twitter messages and keywords (e.g., ‘I feel sick’, ‘I have a sore throat’ or ‘My body aches’). According to the developers, previous methods such as Google Flu Trends and government data entail time lags from days to years. Here […]

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