Universität Zürich

IKMZ - Department of Communication and Media Research

Media Change & Innovation Division

Andreasstrasse 15
CH-8050 Zurich
Phone +41 (0)44 635 20 92
Fax +41 (0)44 634 49 34


  • Latzer, Michael / Festic, Noemi / Kappeler, Kiran (2020): Coping Practices Related to Algorithmic Selection in Switzerland. Report 4 from the Project: The Significance of Algorithmic Selection for Everyday Life: The Case of Switzerland. Zurich: University of Zurich. http://mediachange.ch/research/algosig [pdf]

  • Latzer, Michael / Just, Natascha (2020): Governance by and of algorithms on the internet: impact and consequences. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication. Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/acrefore/9780190228613.013.904 [more] [pdf]

  • Salganik, Matthew / Ludberg, Ian / Kindel, Alexander / Ahearn, Caitlin / Al-Ghoneim, Khaled / Almaatouq, Abdullah / ..., ... / Büchi, Moritz / ..., ... / McLanahan, Sara (2020): Measuring the predictability of life outcomes with a scientific mass collaboration. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1915006117 [more]

  • Lupinacci, Ludmila / Helsper, Ellen / Rahali, Miriam / Büchi, Moritz / DeMarco, Stefano / Galperin, Hernan / Van Deursen, Alexander (2020): Approaching socio-digital inequalities from a global perspective: Challenges, possibilities and (in)compatibilities of a cross-country research project. Research Dialogues Series Media@LSE, London (UK). [more] [pdf]

  • Festic, Noemi (2020): Same, same, but different! Qualitative evidence on how algorithmic selection applications govern different life domains. Regulation & Governance [Online first]. doi: 10.1111/rego.12333 [more]

  • Kappeler, Kiran / Festic, Noemi / Latzer, Michael (2020): Who Remains Offline and Why? Growing Social Stratification of Internet Use in the Highly Digitized Swiss Society. Working Paper. University of Zurich, Zurich. [pdf]

  • Latzer, Michael (2021): Digital Trinity – Controllable Evolution – Everyday Religion. Characteristics of the Socio-Technical Transformation of Digitalization. Working Paper – Media Change & Innovation Division. University Zurich, Zurich. [pdf]

  • Duberry, Jerome / Büchi, Moritz / Berryhill, Jamie / Dormeier Freire, Alexandre / Garzia, Diego / Ghernaouti, Solange / Hanifa, Vanessa / Hamidi, Sabrya / Jain, Abhimanyu George / Kosmerlj, Aljaz / Leander, Anna / Leclere, Olivier / Lorenzini, Jasmine / Stauffer, Maxime / Stern, Nathan / Verma, Himanshu / Welp, Yanina (2021): Promises and Pitfalls of Artificial Intelligence for Democratic Participation. Workshop Proceedings, Global Studies Institute, University of Geneva. [more] [pdf]

  • Büchi, Moritz (2021): Book Review: Jan Van Dijk, The Digital Divide. Cambridge: Polity Press, 2020. New Media & Society [Online first]. [more] [pdf]

  • Festic, Noemi / Büchi, Moritz / Latzer, Michael (2021): How Long and What For? Tracking a Nationally Representative Sample to Quantify Internet Use. Journal of Quantitative Description, 1, 1-23. https://doi.org/10.51685/jqd.2021.018 [more] [pdf]