Xutian Liu (Thesis, UI ); Junwei Li(Simulation, Thesis); Yankun Yang(Simulation, Thesis)
A study in 2009 provides some of the strongest evidence to date that Americans prefer to read political articles that agree with the opinions they already hold.
Different news has different audiences. The way information got spread is not linear, mixed with personal preference, trust issue, and other factors, the result is complicated and unexpected.
Simulation: Information dissemination in a crisis. …
Online Dating APP Simulation; by Xutian Liu
Argument: Can social dating app control who you will fall in love with, or will the design of the app change the result who you end up with?
Types of Dating Apps:
1. Geolocation matching dating apps aggregate potential matches based on geographic proximity. (Tinder, Bumble)
2. Matching algorithm-based dating apps are powered by offline matching services or matching algorithms that base their choice on personal survey information. (eHarmony)
3. Niche dating apps target specific groups of people. (The League, The Grade)
Is it closing the gap of distance;
Or is it pulling away different…
Junwei Li, enemy& player script, thesis; Yankun Yang, enemy& player script, ground, thesis; Xutian Liu, Mapbox, ground, thesis
Description: we try to explore how people deliver information one by one without the internet in the physical urban environment.
Background: The Internet became a very important method of information delivery. By shutting down the internet, some governments try to block information. …