The Web Science Institute and the Doctoral Training Centre at the University of Southampton are running a Web Science Research Week (24-28th February 2014) to influence research into how the web is changing the world and the world is changing the web. The inaugural research week will undertake a programme of short term projects for which we are inviting nominations for topics. Continue reading →
The 2nd International Web Observatory Workshop (WOW2014) 8th April 2014, Seoul, Korea in conjunction with the 23nd International World Wide Web Conference Workshop website http://wow.oerc.ox.ac. Continue reading →
Susan Halford, Catherine Pope and Mark Weal's recent article Digital Futures? Sociological Challenges and Opportunities in the Emergent Semantic Web has been shortlisted for the annual best paper prize by Sociology, the flagship journal of the British Sociological Association. Continue reading →
Over 100 people packed into the Nuffield Theatre cafe at the University of Southampton yesterday to partake of some rather good Upton’s sausages and toast the new Web Science Institute.