The New Version of the Multilevel Model of Meme Diffusion

We introduced the multilevel model of meme diffusion (M3D) theory with 30 separate variables that either (a) facilitate or impede a meme’s competitiveness, or (b) facilitate or impede a context’s competitiveness to resist or accept that meme. (Brian Spitzberg, the new version of M3D image updated on February 11, 2014).

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Can Social Media (Twitter) Predict the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election? Yes, But Not Today!

(by Ming Tsou, November 05, 2012, 11:59pm).  mtsou@mail.sdsu.edu, Professor of Geography, San Diego State University)   Tomorrow is the election day for the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election.  Who will win the election? That’s probably the most expensive answer now on the Earth.  Hundreds of different “predictions” and “analysis” are available on TVs, Radios, Newspapers, and …

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Reversing “Virtual Reality” — Realization of Our Virtual World

Three key factors of Knowledge Discovery in Cyberspace - Place, Time, and Message

  Last night, I opened my favorite mobile phone App, Pandora, and listened to my favorite music.  Suddenly, an advertisement window popped out and showed me an election campaign message from one San Diego Mayor Candidate.   I was surprised that these advertisements are so spatially “targeted” and it works.  Yes, I lived in San Diego, …

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