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Petter Bae Brandtzæg

Senior Research Scientist

Petter Bae Brandtzæg

Senior Research Scientist

Petter Bae Brandtzæg
Phone: 928 06 546
Mobile: 928 06 546
Department: Software and Service Innovation
Office: Oslo

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Publications

Publication

Journalists' and social media users' experiences of online fact-checking and verification services

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1472947

While services for fact-checking and verification to counter fake news in social media have increased, little research has investigated how journalists and the public perceive such services. This study reflects the outcomes of REVEAL, a three-year EU research project investigating the use and impact...

Authors Brandtzæg Petter Bae Følstad Asbjørn Chaparro Domínguez María Ángeles
Year 2017
Type Journal article
Publication

Facebook is no "great equalizer": A big data approach to gender differences in civic engagement across countries

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1259297

Facebook is expected to facilitate more equal participation in civic engagement across genders and countries. With the use of a big data tool (Wisdom), we explored gender disparities in various Facebook liking practices concerning expressions of civic engagement among 21,706,806 Facebook users in te...

Year 2017
Type Journal article
Publication

Privacy in Mobile Apps. Measuring privacy risks in mobile apps

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=SINTEF+A27493

Privacy risks are increasingly linked to how people use their smartphones and tablets. This study investigates privacy issues in 22 mobile apps for Android. The experiment was done in Oslo, Norway, in November and December 2015. All the apps in this study accessed personally identifiable information...

Year 2016
Type Report
Publication

Privacy in Mobile Apps. Measuring Privacy Risks in Mobile Apps

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1342265

Privacy risks are increasingly linked to how people use their smartphones and tablets. This study investigates privacy issues in 21 mobile apps for Android. The experiment was done in Oslo, Norway, in November and December 2015. All the apps in this study accessed personally identifiable information...

Authors Pultier Antoine Harrand Nicolas Brandtzæg Petter Bae
Year 2016
Type Report
Publication

Bridging the Generational Culture Gap in Youth Civic Engagement through Social Media: Lessons Learnt from Young Designers in Three Civic Organisations

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1347083

Youth civic identities and social media practices are changing rapidly, and civic organisations are struggling to exploit the potential of social media to reach youth. One major challenge concerns the generational culture gap between the networked culture of today’s youth and the top–down culture ch...

Year 2016
Type Journal article
Publication

Social Media Use and Innovations: Introduction to the Special Issue

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1347084

Social media use and innovations - introduction to the Journal of Media Innovation provides an engaging view into innovative uses of social media as well as approaches for utilizing social media in innovation. With three papers included, we cover experiences with an online social network for childre...

Year 2016
Type Journal article
Publication

How Should Organizations Adapt to Youth Civic Engagement in Social Media? A Lead User Approach

http://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1289719

Organizations aiming to foster civic engagement, such as government bodies, news outlets, political parties, and NGOs, struggle to purposefully use social media to engage young people. To meet this challenge and to inform future design, we interviewed 17 lead users, that is, representatives from org...

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