Global Attention Profiles

February 3rd, 2005 | Filed under: Mapping, News, Programming | 1 Comment »

Ethan Zuckerman’s GAP – Global Attention Profiles queries the attention of the current news media and displays the media coverage of nations worldwide by different new sources. They are quite revealing of how the media’s attention is divided (reload his webpage to see the maps of different news organizations). I think an animation of these maps over a century would be illuminating and beautiful, as it areas pulse in and out of media awareness.

One Comment on “Global Attention Profiles”

  1. 1 demjedidiah said at 8:28 pm on June 17th, 2006:

    As for the Giants, their own happiness was short-lived as they lost to – who else?

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