Archive for January, 2013

Can we measure the effect of one person’s words on another person? I want to describe the main idea behind my recent paper,¬†Information-Theoretic Measures of Influence Based on Content Dynamics,¬†which I’m presenting at WSDM 2013. Ostensibly, information theory is a dry, academic subject about how to send 0’s and 1’s through a noisy channel (like […]