This article is based on a research project conducted by the SecDev Group in collaboration with the U.S. National Institute for Justice (NIJ) in San Diego.
The article examines the activity of the ‘media mujahedeen’ – the supporters of jihadist groups who disseminate propaganda content online.
This paper looks at how data is created and by whom. A particular focus is the intersection between the application programming interface (API) as well as tools used to process data.
This article argues that an individual’s traits and attributes can be predicted using their digital records, given the abundance of personal information found online.
This portal gathers an annotated collection of recent research on the ways in which social media and new technologies may be leveraged in the fight against violent extremism