Why do we witness opinion polarization? This recent research has proved that the Friedkin-Johnsen opinion formation process can explain polarization and has determined the initial opinions that will produce the most polarizing effects.

For decades, researchers from different fields have been trying to understand how people form their opinions...

Soccer & Data Cup at Expo Dubai 2020 has been a 3-days international hybrid marathon of Sport Analytics combining fundamental techniques of data..

This paper describes all the features that could be used to predict injuries and all the possible preprocessing approaches, how to train and test the predictive models, and how to extract insights from interpretable and black box models.

With the technological advent of the last few decades, it is possible to record a huge quantity of data from athletes...

As the volume of online content and discussions grows, the amount of misinformation grows with it...

A TNA experience on ordinal quantification Trans-national access (TNA) @ ISTI-CNR, Pisa, Italy..

Look at these people. They look gorgeous, don’t they? Well, too bad they do not exist. These images are completely synthetic. How is it possible, by the way?..

In a team sports’ season, players likely experience congested fixture schedules, characterized by multiple games within a brief time period...

Previous research (recently published in EPJ Data Science) demonstr..

Bottom-up Street View aims to create guidelines for the citizen-led collection of street view imagery. The City of Prishtina was selected as a case study given that it remains relatively unexplored by Google Maps’ Street View...

Discrimination consists of unfairly treating people on the basis of their belonging to a specific group. Discrimination often leads denying to members of one group opportunities that are available to other groups...

The traditional model used for the generation of synthetic mobility flows is the "gravity" model...

Cryptocurrencies are a novel financial instrument, whose uniqueness lies in a novel distributed ledger technology that serves as a public database of exe..

The movements of individuals within and among cities influence critical aspects of our society, such as well-being, the spreading of epidemics, and the quality of the environment...

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