Human nature online is the topic that draws a consortium of scholars to our periodic online talks. Sometimes we review interesting literatures, other times we report findings from the data we've collected.

Coming up! October 19, 2012 9am PDT David Evans on Facebook's psychographic user types. Join.

October 5, 2012 Steven Poltrock on the psychology of video conferencing. Read the writeup. View the recording.

June 22, 2012 Robert Wilson on psychology studies of Facebook. Read the writeup. View the recording.

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February, 2009 Psychology of viral influence in complex social networks.

March, 2008 Psychology of reach, frequency, and stickiness.


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