Sophie Chauvet investigates the objectivity of metrics and finds the actors involved in this game of numbers. […]
Category: Audience Analytics
Audience Analytics is investigating improved techniques for measuring performance and a critical understanding of how newsrooms can integrate data-driven decision making.
Why (my) research matters: Sophie Chauvet.
Our ESRs try to answer the hardest question that plagues a PhD: why their research matters. And mostly, why you should care about it. Today, we look at the work of Sophie Chauvet. […]
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s got the highest metrics of all?
Questioning the power relations behind audience metrics in journalism By Sophie Chauvet, ESR at SAMSA.fr What do fields such as academia, health, police and journalism all have in common? Metrics. Ubiquitously imbricated in the fabric of our professional lives, these statistics are thought to possess a wide range of defining abilities: at times unlocking rewards […]