Infoscape Research Lab

Centre for the Study of Social Media

The Infoscape Research Lab,hosts research projects that focus on the cultural and political impact of digital code, particularly with regards to social media. The lab develops software based research tools, interface designs, and experimental research methods that seek to analyze content and use of new media platforms.

A collaborative, open source documentary on the politics of suppressing dissent.
Using the City of Toronto's Open Data archive of political information as raw material for a multichannel, interactive sound installation.
An examination of the social, cultural, and economic implications of gamification.
Ongoing analysis of the use of social media in politics and across networked culture.

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80 Gould Street 
Room 351, Rogers Communications Centre
Ryerson University
Toronto, Canada M5B 2K3
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