Monthly Archive: December 2014

Sony hack in the media

A group of hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace were successful in committing one of the biggest cybercrimes to date. We couldn’t stay on the sidelines and investigated. We tracked how the unfolding events...

First annual Mediametric awards

The year is closing, so now is the high time to review it. 2014 was very rich on events, so we had a hard time figuring out which ones were really important, but we succeeded....

Ferguson protests in the media

The situation in Ferguson is one of the major news topics since August, when Michael Brown was shot to death by Darren Wilson. Every new piece of information sparks heated debate and violence on the...

November report

Every month we build a rating of most tweeted, shared and cited publishers, as well as top writers and articles using data we collect. This November “the big three”, the most cited publishers, were...

Black Friday and Cyber Monday in the media

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are probably the biggest sales of the year, so analyzing the media coverage is twice as interesting. For this research we analyzed every article published from November 1st to...

How the media covered the new iPhones

Every year Apple announces ‘the next big thing’ – the new iPhone. This time this was not a metaphor – the new iPhones, the 6 and 6 Plus, live up to the famous phrase...

Most influential publishers on the web

How exactly can you measure the influence of a publisher? Of course, there is a name, there is a reputation, popularity and quality standards, but all these metrics are very subjective, and this is...